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Basement Conversion

Basements offer a fantastic opportunity to not only increase the value of your property but also to create extra living space that perfectly fits your needs. At London Property Preservation, we have established a strong reputation for our expertise in basement waterproofing solutions. Our primary goal is to ensure the safety and longevity of your new basement project by protecting it from a range of potential issues that can be both troublesome and expensive. With our guidance and solutions, you can confidently embark on your basement conversion journey, expanding your home’s space and equity without worrying about dampness or moisture-related problems.
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Basement Conversion Process

It is very important to make sure the basement conversion is done right, if not costly issues can arise. The process starts with an initial assessment, this is done to understand the most suitable options and plan the layout. If needed, structural work is done to ensure safety, London Property Preservation is then able to evaluate the most suitable waterproofing solution and install it in order to keep the space dry. Electrical and plumbing systems are added, along with insulation and flooring for comfort and style. Good lighting and ventilation make the area pleasant, and the final touches like paint and decor complete the look. After inspections to meet safety standards, you’re ready to enjoy your new living space with confidence.

Basement Waterproofing

One of the most vital aspects of a successful basement conversion is ensuring it remains dry, free from dampness, and safeguarded against potential moisture and leaks. Our basement waterproofing solutions are designed to protect your investment and guarantee that your newly converted space remains safe, comfortable, and free from the concerns of water damage. Our experts are equipped with the knowledge and technology to implement effective waterproofing measures, providing you with the peace of mind that your basement will remain in top condition for years to come.

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Why Choose Us

London Property Preservation is a local and trusted firm in the areas in and around London. With a strong passion for helping our customers combined with our great attention to detail, you can rest assured that your property is in the right hands.
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Damp Solution Specialists
Our team of staff is highly knowledgeable when it comes to finding and removing dampness from your home. With many years of experience in providing damp solutions and proofing services, our team is the go-to company for any damp problems.
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A Family-Run Business
London Property Preservation is a close-knit, family-run business of which we are openly proud. With open communication between the team, our services are seamless, efficient, and reliable.
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Solutions That Are For The Future
At London Property Preservation, we understand that dampness can be a reoccurring issue if the root issue is not amended effectively. Our mission is to protect our customers’ homes from dampness, in the present as well as the future.

What Our Customers Say

CT1980
CT1980
2024-03-21
James was very professional, kind and courteous! His expertise helped put our minds at rest regarding our enquiry. Should we require anything further in the future we will not hesitate to contact James and Co.
Cliff Tate
Cliff Tate
2024-03-17
James arrived on time, was very thorough in his investigating and informative. We would definitely use again if need be.
PA Jones
PA Jones
2023-12-12
We have used London Property Preservation Ltd on a couple of occasions recently and have had a very positive experience. Everyone is so helpful and polite, appointments kept and any concerns always answered immediately. The work that was carried out was done to a very good standard and the properties have been left clean and tidy at the end of the job.
patricia wolf
patricia wolf
2023-11-20
Terribly disingenuous, do not use! We asked London property preservation to sort a bit of damp in our lower ground in 2020. I did not want much upheaval as I had tenants in the house. They promised us all would be sorted with little disturbance and they would guarantee the work. I got a quote, accepted it (not cheap, but o they offered a guarantee). Once they arrive on site they told me there were additional works. They showed a video, again, we agreed and paid, no questions asked. Water started coming in again... it took ages for them to answer emails (the server was apparently down), I then had to pay for them to look at the damage and now they are coming up with every excuse in the book to wiggle out of repairs. It clearly is the area they repaired, the same problem as before. I paid, I kept all reports and videos. These are not honest trades men. Don't use them.
Brijesh Patel
Brijesh Patel
2023-11-09
Excellent customer service from Denise from the start to the end. Work was done to a high standard & also would like to mention surveyor James who pinned pointed the cause of damp. Thank you all.
Dilith Nanayakkara
Dilith Nanayakkara
2023-09-22
LPP, specifically Jim, provided exceptional service, promptly resolving my damp issue. Highly recommended for their professionalism and expertise.
Richard Chapman
Richard Chapman
2023-08-12
Must say thanks to Jim and his team for doing a fantastic job on my dry rot issue. They were always on time and very courteous. The work was of a very professional quality. Will definitely hire them again.
Jack Robins
Jack Robins
2023-08-09
I noticed a damp patch on my wall and contacted a few local damp companies to come and carry out a quote. I chose to go with London Property Preservations recommendations due to their fair price and above average customer service, they answered any and all questions and concerns I had. The works were done within schedule & the operatives were clean, tidy and polite. I'll definitely use them and recommend them to others.

Our Process

The team at London Property Preservation understands that finding dampness in your home can be a worrying and distressing time. This is why we put great importance on providing a service that is efficient, simple, yet still accurate and reliable.
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Get In Touch
The first step for anyone worried about dampness in their home is to get in touch with a friendly member of the team. From there, they can help you arrange a free damp survey, based on your date and time requirements.
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A Specialist Will Survey & Investigate Your Home For Damp
Once the damp survey has been scheduled, one of our damp specialists will be around on the specified date to begin the investigation process. This will be as hassle-free as possible, to ensure there are minimal disruptions in your home.
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A Plan For Damp Removal & Damp Proofing Will Be Put Together
After our specialist knows exactly what work needs doing and what the cause of the dampness is, they can then put together a plan. This will go through what method of damp proofing needs to be taken, as well as extra recommendations to avoid any future issues.

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The Benefits of Basement Conversion

Transforming your basement comes with various advantages. It not only expands your living space but also enhances the value of your property. This cost-efficient endeavour allows for customisation, creating a personalised space that fits your needs and style. With proper insulation and finishing, your basement can be a comfortable year-round haven. Protecting your investment through basement waterproofing ensures its longevity and this eco-friendly approach minimises environmental impact. A quick return on investment, versatility, and the freedom to design a space that suits your lifestyle make basement conversion a smart and creative choice for homeowners looking to maximise their property’s potential.

Types of Damp Proofing

Basements are more prone to receiving dampness than other areas in a home, and therefore, basement waterproofing is a popular process for the team here. Rejuvenate your basement into a usable or living space by damp proofing.
Plastering
Our plastering and replastering services allow your walls to be revived from dampness. There are many possible causes for dampness occurring on your walls, which is why we put such a strong focus on providing leading-quality plastering services.
We specialise in providing solutions and treatments for any wood or timber surfaces that are struggling with dampness. Utilising the latest techniques and equipment, you can rest assured that London Property Preservation will take care of your dry rot treatment requirements.
Rising damp, although rare is very important to treat sooner rather than later. This type of dampness can cause structural damage in the long run and should be looked at by professionals as soon as possible.
Basements are more prone to receiving dampness than other areas in a home, and therefore, basement waterproofing is a popular process for the team here. Rejuvenate your basement into a usable or living space by damp proofing.
Condensation is one of the biggest causes of dampness in UK homes, which is why condensation control solutions are crucial if your home is struggling with the correct levels of ventilation.

Frequently Asked Questions

The duration of a Basement Conversion can vary depending on factors such as the complexity of the project and the specific goals. On average, it may take several weeks to a few months to complete.
In some cases, you may need planning permission for a Basement Conversion, especially if it involves significant changes to the structure or usage of the space. It’s essential to consult with local authorities or experts to determine your specific requirements.
Yes, basement conversions are highly customisable. You can work closely with professionals to create a design and layout that aligns with your vision and suits your needs, whether you want an extra bedroom, office, or entertainment area.
Basement Waterproofing is a crucial component of a successful basement conversion, as it ensures the space remains dry and protected from moisture and leaks. However, the extent of waterproofing measures may vary depending on the specific conditions of your basement.
Structural adjustments can include reinforcing walls, ceilings, and floors to ensure the safety and stability of the basement for its new purpose.
Insulation, proper lighting, ventilation, and finishing touches play key roles in creating a comfortable and safe living space. Professionals can help you make informed choices in these areas to ensure your basement is pleasant and secure.

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London Property Preservation is one of the leading property maintenance companies in South London and the surrounding areas.

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At London Damp Solutions, we invite you to connect with us for all your damp-proofing needs. Our team of experts is ready to provide tailored solutions, ensuring your property remains safe and dry. Whether it's damp surveys, dry rot treatments, or plastering, we are just a call or message away. Don't let dampness compromise your property's integrity. Reach out today for professional assistance.

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