Jul 29, 2018 7:00 pm
I'm new to this forum.
I currently have a separate double garage with a concrete floor, limestone walls with brick on top which is semi submerged, as can be seen in the pictures.
What I want to do is convert at least one side of the garage into a clean workshop space with a timber floor and timber paneled walls, including replacing one of the roller doors with a wall and window. So basically building a timber room within the garage space.
My problem is the damp/water seeping through the limestone walls as they are below the ground level and are very crumbly. So the garage is always damp and sandy.
I've had a structural engineer check it over and they said it was structurally sound.
How would I go about waterproofing the space? Would the garage need to be waterproofed or just the timber room within the space.
Any advice would be welcome.
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RenoMentorWaterproofing the shower room only or the whole bathroom floWaterproofing the shower room only or the whole bathroom flo
Hi Foyou, The entire bathroom floor should be done to be up to Australian Standards... see link below! http://www.build.com.au/bathroom-waterproofing Hope this helps!