Fulham London SW6 is an extremely sought after area in south-west London with amazing culture, an abundance of wonderful eateries and bars and varied nightlife all within striking distance. Football fans will be in their element here as Fulham FC play at home at Craven Cottage.

In such a desirable location, it makes good sense to consider maximising the space in your property and if you are thinking of converting a disused basement or cellar into valuable living accommodation Tapco HomeDry are able to assist, whether you are just looking for specialist damp proofing in preparation for your own contractor to dry-line or plaster or whether you choose us to deal with the whole project.

We have surveyed numerous cellars and basements in Fulham SW6 since we began trading in 1971 treating damp which is very destructive and renders these rooms unsuitable for living space.

Tapco have seen many cases where damp, insufficient ventilation and inconsistent temperature has provided perfect conditions for dry rot (Serpula lacrymans) to flourish and cause great destruction.

Achieve your new favorite room by Damp proofing your Basement

With escalating house prices in the London property market, domestic and commercial properties in areas such as Fulham owners can benefit from additional living space without moving. Converting your wasted basement or cellar is worthwhile and usually the most cost effective way of creating your favourite rooms and adding value to your home. However, you choose to use your newly created space it is vital to ensure floors and walls are dry for the long term.  Tapco Homedry are experienced damp proofing specialists and are members of the Basement Damp Proofing Association (BDA), Property Care Association (PCA) and Trust Mark (Government Endorsed Standards.

Do it once, do it right and call us today to arrange your survey and plan for your basement conversion in Fulham – turn that dream into reality!

The main two methods of basement and cellar damp proofing that Tapco use are:


High density studded membranes are installed to the walls and floors, using special waterproof fixings, drainage channels, a sump chamber and pump are also installed. Once the system is fully operational it can be dry lined or plastered over in preparation for completion by us or your chosen contractors.


Measured coats of a cementitious tanking system are applied onto the prepared walls before we render and plaster the walls in accordance with our damp proofing specification.

The methods described are covered by a long term guarantee which for your peace of mind can be protected by the Guarantee Protection Insurance. (GPI)






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