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Unlocking the Hidden Potential of Your Property: Basement/Cellar Conversions

In today’s real estate landscape, many homeowners are choosing to enhance their living spaces rather than embarking on the arduous journey of moving. One increasingly popular and cost-effective method for achieving this is Basement/Cellar Conversions. These conversions not only provide families with much-needed additional space but also have the potential to significantly increase the value of your home.
At Wheatley Plastering & Damp Solutions Ltd, we understand the transformative power of basement and cellar conversions. Let’s explore the possibilities and the two main systems we employ to turn your basement into a habitable space.

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The Appeal of Basement/Cellar Conversions

The decision to convert your basement or cellar into a functional living space is driven by several compelling reasons:

  • Additional Space

    Space is a precious commodity in any home. Basement and cellar conversions unlock extra square footage that can be used for a variety of purposes, such as creating a new bedroom, bathroom, living room, or even a home gym.

  • Added Value

    Beyond the immediate benefits of extra space, these conversions can also significantly boost the overall value of your property. It’s an investment that pays dividends in the long run.

  • Flexibility

    Basement and cellar conversions offer flexibility and versatility. You have the creative freedom to design the space to suit your specific needs and preferences.

Choosing the Right Conversion System

When it comes to transforming your basement or cellar into a habitable space, there are two main systems we employ at Wheatley Plastering & Damp Solutions Ltd:

Cementitious Tanking Compound

Cementitious tanking compound is a robust solution that creates a waterproof slurry coating, effectively preventing damp and water penetration. It’s particularly effective in situations where moisture control is crucial to the success of your conversion. This method ensures that your new living space remains dry, comfortable, and impervious to the elements.

Membrane Systems

Alternatively, membrane systems offer a different approach. These systems create a cavity between the wet structure and the waterproof interior. Any water ingress is allowed to enter this cavity and is then collected in a drainage system, diverting it out of the property. This approach is ideal for situations where you want to manage water intrusion without creating a waterproof seal.

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Why Choose Wheatley Plastering & Damp Solutions Ltd?

We understand that embarking on a basement or cellar conversion is a significant decision, and you want to ensure the best possible outcome. Here’s why Wheatley Plastering & Damp Solutions Ltd is your trusted partner in this transformation:

Expert Guidance:

Our team of experts will guide you through every step of the conversion process, from initial consultation to project completion, ensuring that your vision becomes a reality.

Quality Assurance:

Just like our plastering and damp proofing services, we uphold the highest standards of quality in all our conversions. Your new living space will be built to last.


We recognise that each conversion is unique, and we tailor our approach to suit your specific requirements and aspirations.

Peace of Mind:

With our expertise and experience, you can have peace of mind knowing that your basement or cellar conversion is in capable hands.

Contact Us for a Site Survey

Ready to explore the exciting possibilities of a basement or cellar conversion? We invite you to take the first step towards realising your dream space by contacting us for a site survey. Our team will assess your property, discuss your vision, and provide you with a tailored plan that aligns with your goals and budget.
At Wheatley Plastering & Damp Solutions Ltd, we’re committed to helping you unlock the hidden potential of your property. Whether you envision a new bedroom, a luxurious bathroom, a spacious living room, or a dedicated home gym, we’re here to make it happen. Transform your basement or cellar into a space that enriches your lifestyle and enhances your property’s value. Your dream home is within reach, and we’re here to help you achieve it.

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    Wheatley Plastering & Damp Solutions | Plastering & Damp Services | Covering Kent Areas

    29 Brambles Close, Minster, Sheerness, Kent, ME12 3GD