April 16 2020 0Comment

Premier Awarded Prestigious Catesby Tunnel Waterproofing Contract

Prior to the Pandemic / Lockdown Premier are pleased to announce that as a business we have been awarded the prestigious contract to waterproof Catesby Tunnel, the plan is to convert the unused railway tunnel into a state-of-the-art test facility. History of the tunnel Catesby tunnel which at 2997 yards, was the longest on the […]

April 09 2020 0Comment
4 3 Refurbishment St Ives

Property Refurbishment St Ives, Cornwall

Prior to the recent events of COVID-19 wreaking havoc on the world, Premier 1st for Property Care had the pleasure of undertaking this extensive property refurbishment in St Ives, Cornwall. The owners of the property had issues with damp, mould and deterioration to plaster and render beads. As shown in the image below the salt-affected […]

February 13 2020 0Comment

Basement Waterproofing in Bristol

This week the Premier 1st for Property Care team completed a basement waterproofing job in Bristol utilising Newton 8mm Cavity Membrane and Newton Fibran. Damp proofing to basements is covered by British Standards document BS 8102: 2009 “Protection of structures against water from the ground”. This document specifies the performance level for the design of […]

January 29 2020 0Comment
Penetrating Damp Hertfordshire

Penetrating Damp Treatment in Hertfordshire

Premier 1st for Property Care was in Hertfordshire penetrating damp from high ground levels on an early 20th Century building, which for the last 80 years has been a small-town hospital. At some point, they had contractors in to build a ramp for access for deliveries on trolleys, and possibly wheelchair users.  In doing so […]

November 27 2019 0Comment
Battenhall Mount

Battenhall Mount, Worcester Waterproofing Project

It’s been an amazing time for the Premier 1st for Property Care team with us being awarded a significant contract to undertake extensive dry rot, waterproofing and damp treatment works at Battenhall Mount, Worcester.  St Mary’s Convent School was formally Battenhall Mount, now an abandoned Roman Catholic School features grand Italian designs as well as […]