The biggest challenge with underpinning an entire house is the danger of collapse and subsidence, for the property the works are being done at, but also all neighbouring properties.

To mitigate this risk, the whole process is designed by a structural engineer and the steps for each section are carefully followed

Project Details

Provision of an extra floor under an existing property in a Warwickshire conservation area.

Beautiful Basements excavated under the property to provide extra living space. The new basement was then waterproofed using a cavity drainage membrane system ready for subsequent fit out by the client.

Location: Southam, Warwickshire
Completed: 2004