What is a DPM (Damp Proof Membrane) and Why Do I Need One?
First of all and just to be clear, a DPM Damp Proof Membrane is most referred to in its......More
How to Stop A Flat Roof Leak
The first thing is to ascertain where the water is coming in......More
How to Test For Moisture in Concrete
Let me start by saying that you must at the very least visually inspect the concrete for moisture, looking for damp or wet spots on the floor.....More
How to tell the difference between an expansion joint and a structural crack.
Here at Polycote, we get many exasperated people ringing us up asking what they should use to fill a crack in their floor......More
3 Ways to Repair Pitted and Spalled Concrete
Apart from the concrete becoming pitted due to impact damage the next most common reasons for the delamination of the surface structure are ......More
How To Treat and Seal a Contaminated Floor
If you are planning to paint a floor or wall then it will be well worth your while to......More
How To Identify Humidity and/or Temperature Issues
It is extremely important to make sure that you maintain the correct temperature for the chosen product. Be sure to check......More
How To Seal A Dusty Floor
Dusty concrete floors are one of the most common problems within both the domestic and industrial sectors. When attempting to seal......More
7 Most Common Problems When Painting a Floor!
If you are planning to paint a floor or wall then it will be well worth your while to take note......More
How To Successfully Repair an Expansion Joint?
If you are one of the thousands of people / companies suffering from failing expansion joints then I am sure you will find the following notes useful......More