Category Archives: Damp Proof Membranes

How to form a damp proof joint using Visqueen High Performance Damp Proof Membrane

Visqueen High Performance DPM – BBA Approved – is Visqueen’s premium grade Damp Proof Membrane manufactured from prime virgin polymers for use as a Type “A” damp proof membrane as defined by BS EN 13967: 2012. In this post, we demonstrate how to form a damp proof joint using Visqueen High Performance Damp Proof Membrane. Watch the video here:

The tools of the trade required for this are a roller with a neoprene wheel and a sharp knife or pair of scissors. To complete the job, you will need Visqueen High Performance Damp Proof Membrane (HPDPM), Visqueen double sided jointing tape, and Visqueen single sided jointing tape.

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How to seal a Radon membrane when a drainage pipe intersects the membrane

Visqueen Radon Membrane is manufactured from an enhanced blend of polymer films that is suitable for use in the protection of buildings from the ingress of radon gas. In this video, we demonstrate how to seal a Radon membrane when a drainage pipe intersects the membrane.

The tools of the trade required for this are a sharp knife or pair of scissors, a roller with a neoprene wheel and a screw driver. To complete the job, you will need Visqueen Radon Membrane, Visqueen Gas Resistance Lap Tape, a Visqueen Top Hat unit and a jubilee clip.

Firstly, unroll the Radon membrane across the blinded surface. When you reach the drainage pipe, you will need to cut the membrane to fit the pipe. Continue reading

Visqueen Damp Protection Centres – Building Profitable Partnerships across the UK

We work with a network of national and independent builder’s merchants and stockists to supply our range of damp protection products and accessories to customers throughout the UK.Map

To further expand and enhance our distribution channels, we have launched a Damp Protection Centre network of approved merchants, in order to provide the full Visqueen Damp Protection Range of DPCs, DPMs, Tanking, Vapour Control, Stormwater and Gas Protection Systems to customers across the UK.

This will enable customers to source all the Visqueen damp proofing supplies they need – and all under one roof at regional locations nationwide. Customers will have the convenience of a one-stop-shop for the complete Visqueen damp protection range, at the best prices, and with a knowledgeable team of staff on standby.

Our approved centres can be located via their Damp Protection Centre directory which enables customers to quickly and easily locate their nearest centre. Continue reading

Liquid Gas Membrane

Visqueen Liquid Gas Membrane is a grey, one part elastomeric polymer modified
liquid that dries to form a black, flexible membrane.

Visqueen Liquid Gas Membrane is used for providing damp proofing, gas proofing
or waterproofing for a range of applications, including:

  • Gas and damp proofing of solid concrete floors
  • Vertical gas and damp proofing of rendered brickwork and blockwork masonry walls
  • Gas and damp proofing of junctions with steel stanchions
  • Complex gas and damp proofing of detailing applications
  • Gas and waterproofing of basement structures and lift pits

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