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Visqueen offer a comprehensive range of high performance Damp Proof Membranes

Visqueen offer a comprehensive range of high performance Damp Proof Membranes (DPM) for incorporation into floor constructions to prevent the ingress of damp into buildings.

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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.

The DPM is yellow in colour and available centre folded in 4m x 12.5m x 500um roll format.

The 500μm membrane is manufactured as a centre folded product to limit creases which aids jointing and welding applications on site. Centre Folded films can also help to reduce cracks found in structural concrete screeds where traditional multi-folded DPMs are used. Continue reading

Visqueen announces promotion of Laura Guy to National Key Account Manager

We are pleased to announce the promotion of Laura Guy to National Key Account Manager.

Phil Bull, Commercial Director at Visqueen Building Products said:

“Laura has displayed great leadership and direction during her time as Business Development Manager and we are excited to announce her promotion to National Key Account Manager. We look forward to the continued growth in the company’s performance with Laura’s support as we expand our range and reach throughout the UK.”

He went on to say:

“Laura’s position in her new role will see the support function for our biggest customers go from strength to strength. Her industry expertise coupled with her strong business acumen will prove to be great assets to the role and we look forward to supporting her in her latest venture for Visqueen.”

Laura Joined Visqueen in 2009 as customer focused team leader, where she quickly made an impact throughout the business. Two years later she was promoted to customer focused manager, followed by another promotion to Business Development Manager in August 2014.
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Sealing around beams with TorchOn Tanking Membrane

Visqueen TorchOn Tanking Membrane is a heavy duty waterproofing membrane for above & below ground applications, in both vertical and horizontal situations. This photo gallery shows the benefit of TorchOn membrane versus any polymeric or SAM system.

Visqueen TorchOn prevents the ingress of water and is ideal for use in cold weather conditions due to the hot bonding (torch bonding) installation process. The use of hot bonding in cold and sub-zero temperatures provides a homogenously sealed junction, which can otherwise be difficult to achieve in cold weather.

These photos show a good method of application when sealing around beams with TorchOn Tanking Membrane, it certainly shows the benefit of torch on versus any polymeric or SAM system.

These images are part of a large housing development by Birch Homes. They show a high level of application and show our products correctly installed. Continue reading

Strukta Group become Visqueen Approved Stocking Centre

Strukta Group is an Importer, Manufacturer & Distributor of construction site supplies including specialist building products, structural steel packages, and Safety & PPE sundries.

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Visqueen Building Products are proud to announce that Strukta based in Salisbury, Wiltshire are now an approved Visqueen Specification Stocking Centre.

Strukta provide a comprehensive range of specialist building products, lintels & site supplies, offering the very highest levels of service and support to the construction industry.

As a Visqueen Specification Stocking Centre they now provide the full Visqueen specification range including, Zedex, gas protection, tanking, storm water & accessories, they also offer next day delivery available and will ensure that there are fully trained and knowledgeable staff on hand to help.

The Visqueen Specification Stocking Centre directory enables you to quickly and easily locate our StockingCentre partners, click the map below to find your nearest one. Continue reading