Apr 14 2016
Wise MD Les Meikle takes a look at the meg basement "iceberg homes" favoured by the super-rich. Are they as bad as people say?
Going down to the pub: A bar in the basement?
Mar 04 2016
Drinks on the house... How about drinks under the house? Would like a pub in your basement?
This basement is a real “blast”
Feb 11 2016
What would you do with your own nuclear bunker? There is one for sale in Perthshire for only £20000.
Sump pumps - Jargon Busters
Feb 08 2016
Wise Basement Systems take a look at Sump Pumps in our latest Jargon Busters article.
Basement properties vulnerable to floods.
Jan 07 2016
Floods have swept the country in the wake of storms Desmond and Eva, but what can be done to protect a basement in this weather?
Renovations add £6.5 billion to the value of UK homes
Jul 21 2015
UK property owners have added an estimated £6.5 billion to the value of the country’s housing stock in the last 12 months.
French Drain - Jargon Busters
Jun 02 2015
The French Drain actually has no association with France at all. In fact, it was invented in the USA. Keep reading to find out everything you need to know about French Drains.
Tanking Membrane - Jargon Busters
Apr 14 2015
When people refer to tanking membrane it is most likely they are referring to cavity wall membrane – a cost effective and modern way to waterproof spaces below ground level.
Has Scotland gone gaga for basements?
Feb 10 2015
More and more Scots are indulging in basement conversions. Wise Basement Systems looks at the reasons Scotland is going basements daft.
Is your basement waterproofing up to another cold winter?
Jan 20 2015
With a cold snap hitting the UK, Wise Basement Systems look at keeping your basement waterproofing in winter. Is your basement waterproofing up to task?