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    CODE OF PRACTICE FOR PROTECTION OF BUILDINGS AGAINST WATER FROM THE GROUND

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    Published date:  01-01-1973

    Publisher:  British Standards Institution

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    Foreword
    Section 1. General
    1 Scope
    2 Exchange of information and time schedule
    Section 2. Waterproofing of structures below ground
    3 Materials
       3.1 Constructional materials
       3.2 Waterproofing materials
    4 Preliminary investigations and design criteria for basements
       4.1 General
       4.2 Preventive measures
       4.3 Basis of design
    5 Type A structures: structures requiring the protection of an
       impervious membrane
       5.1 Structural requirements
       5.2 Requirements for the impervious membrane
       5.3 Pumping
       5.4 Basement carried on piles where tanking is used
    6 Mastic asphalt tanking
       6.1 General
       6.2 Externally applied tanking
       6.3 Internally applied tanking
       6.4 pumping
       6.5 Workmanship
       6.6 Laying techniques
    7 Bitumen sheet tanking
       7.1 General
       7.2 Externally applied tanking
       7.3 Internally applied tanking
       7.4 pumping
       7.5 Workmanship
       7.6 Laying techniques
    8 Type B structures: structures without membrane
       8.1 General
       8.2 Joints in concrete structures
       8.3 Junction of floor and wall
       8.4 General design recommendations
       8.5 Arrangement of reinforcement
       8.6 Cover of reinforcement
       8.7 Pumping
       8.8 Construction
    9 Inspection and repair of concrete basements
       9.1 Inspection of basement
       9.2 Pressure grouting
       9.3 Repair by waterproof renderings
    Section 3. Methods of providing damp-proofing of walls
               and floors at or near ground level
    10 Damp-proofing of walls
       10.1 General
       10.2 Materials for damp-proof courses
       10.3 Durability
       10.4 Effects of movement
       10.5 Location of damp-proof course
       10.6 Continuity of moisture barrier
       10.7 Work on site
    11 Damp-proofing of floors
       11.1 General
       11.2 Principles of damp-proofing
       11.3 Factors influencing the degree of protect ion
       11.4 Continuity of membrane
       11.5 Preparation of site
       11.6 Work on site for waterproof flooring materials
       11.7 Work on site for sandwich membranes
       11.8 Damp-proofing for suspended timber floors
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    Abstract - (Show below) - (Hide below)

    Explains the methods of preventing the entry of ground water and surface water into a building from the surrounding areas.

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    Committee BLCP/22
    Development Note Reviewed and confirmed by BSI, October 2007. (09/2007)
    Document Type Standard
    Publisher British Standards Institution
    Status Current
    Superseded By

    Standards Referenced By This Book - (Show below) - (Hide below)

    01/122607 DC : DRAFT JULY 2001 BS 5325 - CODE OF PRACTICE FOR INSTALLATION OF TEXTILE FLOOR COVERINGS
    07/30168571 DC : 0 BS 8204-6 - SCREEDS, BASES AND IN SITU FLOORINGS - PART 6: SYNTHETIC RESIN FLOORINGS - CODE OF PRACTICE
    BS 6925(1988) : 1988 SPECIFICATION FOR MASTIC ASPHALT FOR BUILDING AND CIVIL ENGINEERING (LIMESTONE AGGREGATE)
    BS 6398(1983) : 1983 SPECIFICATION FOR BITUMEN DAMP-PROOF COURSES FOR MASONRY
    BS 6576(2005) : 2005 CODE OF PRACTICE FOR DIAGNOSIS OF RISING DAMP IN WALLS OF BUILDINGS AND INSTALLATION OF CHEMICAL DAMP-PROOF COURSES
    BS 8204-2(2003) : 2003 SCREEDS, BASES AND IN SITU FLOORINGS - PART 2: CONCRETE WEARING SURFACES - CODE OF PRACTICE
    BS 8204-6(2008) : 2008 SCREEDS, BASES AND IN SITU FLOORINGS - PART 6: SYNTHETIC RESIN FLOORINGS - CODE OF PRACTICE
    BS 8204-1(2003) : 2003 SCREEDS, BASES AND IN SITU FLOORINGS - PART 1: CONCRETE BASES AND CEMENTITIOUS LEVELLING SCREEDS TO RECEIVE FLOORINGS - CODE OF PRACTICE
    BS 8203(2001) : 2001 CODE OF PRACTICE FOR INSTALLATION OF RESILIENT FLOOR COVERINGS
    05/30090361 DC : DRAFT JUL 2005 BS 6576 - CODE OF PRACTICE FOR DIAGNOSIS OF RISING DAMP IN WALLS OF BUILDINGS AND INSTALLATION OF CHEMICAL DAMP-PROOF COURSES
    BS 6576:1985 CODE OF PRACTICE FOR INSTALLATION OF CHEMICAL DAMP-PROOF COURSES
    14/30283603 DC : 0 BS 5385-3 - WALL AND FLOOR TILING - PART 3: DESIGN AND INSTALLATION OF INTERNAL ANDEXTERNAL CERAMIC AND MOSAIC FLOOR TILING IN NORMAL CONDITIONS - CODE OF PRACTICE
    BS 5385-3(1989) : 1989 WALL AND FLOOR TILING - CODE OF PRACTICE FOR THE DESIGN AND INSTALLATION OF CERAMIC FLOOR TILES AND MOSAICS
    03/303957 DC : DRAFT APR 2003 BS 5385 - WALL AND FLOOR TILING - PART 3: CODE OF PRACTICE FOR THE DESIGN AND INSTALLATION OF INTERNAL AND EXTERNAL CERAMIC FLOOR TILES AND MOSAICS IN NORMAL CONDITIONS
    I.S. 57-1:1987 DAMP-PROOF COURSES - PART 1: BITUMEN DAMP-PROOF COURSES
    BS 3187:1978 SPECIFICATION FOR ELECTRICALLY CONDUCTING RUBBER FLOORING
    BS 3690-2:1989 BITUMENS FOR BUILDING AND CIVIL ENGINEERING - SPECIFICATION FOR BITUMENS FOR INDUSTRIAL PURPOSES
    BS 5442-1:1989 ADHESIVES FOR CONSTRUCTION - CLASSIFICATION OF ADHESIVES FOR USE WITH FLOORING MATERIALS
    BS 8201(1987) : 1987 CODE OF PRACTICE FOR FLOORING OF TIMBER, TIMBER PRODUCTS AND WOOD BASED PANEL PRODUCTS
    03/312993 DC : DRAFT SEP 2003 BS 8204-1 - SCREEDS, BASES AND IN SITU FLOORINGS - PART 1: CONCRETE BASES AND CEMENT FINE AGGREGATE LEVELLING SCREEDS TO RECEIVE FLOORINGS - CODE OF PRACTICE
    I.S. 57-2:1987 DAMP-PROOF COURSES - PART 2: POLYETHYLENE DAMP-PROOF COURSES
    I.S. 325-2:1995 CODE OF PRACTICE FOR USE OF MASONRY - PART 2: MASONRY CONSTRUCTION
    BS 8000-4:1989 Workmanship on building sites Code of practice for waterproofing
    03/312994 DC : DRAFT SEP 2003 BS 8204-2 - SCREEDS, BASES AND IN SITU FLOORINGS - PART 2: CONCRETE WEARING SURFACES - CODE OF PRACTICE
    16/30348805 DC : 0 BS 8203 - CODE OF PRACTICE FOR INSTALLATION OF RESILIENT FLOOR COVERINGS
    BS 6543(1985) : 1985 GUIDE TO USE OF INDUSTRIAL BY-PRODUCTS AND WASTE MATERIALS IN BUILDING AND CIVIL ENGINEERING
    BS 8081:1989 CODE OF PRACTICE FOR GROUND ANCHORAGES

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    BS CP121.101(1951) : LATEST CODE OF PRACTICE FOR WALLING - BRICKWORK
    BS 4486:1980 SPECIFICATION FOR HOT ROLLED AND HOT ROLLED AND PROCESSED HIGH TENSILE ALLOY STEEL BARS FOR THE PRESTRESSING OF CONCRETE
    BS CP2007-2(1970) : LATEST
    BS 12-2(1971) : LATEST PORTLAND CEMENT
    BS 3261(1960) : LATEST
    BS 3672(1963) : LATEST COLOURED PITCH MASTIC FLOORING
    BS CP2001(1957) : LATEST SITE INVESTIGATIONS
    BS CP3:CH5-2(1972) : AMD 7908 CODE OF BASIC DATA FOR THE DESIGN OF BUILDINGS - LOADING - WIND LOADS
    BS 680-2(1971) : 1971 SPECIFICATION FOR ROOFING SLATES - METRIC UNITS
    BS CP3:CH9(1950) : LATEST CODE OF BASIC DATA FOR THE DESIGN OF BUILDINGS - DURABILITY
    BS CP115-2(1969) : LATEST THE STRUCTURAL USE OF PRESTRESSED CONCRETE IN BUILDINGS
    BS CP203(1969) : LATEST
    BS CP123.101(1951) : LATEST DENSE CONCRETE WALLS
    BS 4692(1971) : LATEST METHOD FOR DETERMINATION OF SOFTENING POINT OF BITUMEN (RING AND BALL)
    BS 2691(1969) : LATEST STEEL WIRE FOR PRESTRESSED CONCRETE
    BS CP3:CH5-1(1967) : LATEST CODE OF BASIC DATA FOR THE DESIGN OF BUILDINGS - LOADING - DEAD AND IMPOSED LOADS
    BS CP204-2(1970) : AMD 6968 IN-SITU FLOOR FINISHES - METRIC UNITS
    BS 743(1970) : 1970 SPECIFICATION FOR MATERIALS FOR DAMP-PROOF COURSES
    BS CP114-2(1969) : LATEST THE STRUCTURAL USE OF REINFORCED CONCRETE IN BUILDINGS
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