• Basement Tanking, Structural Waterproofing and Damp Proofing Systems

    Established 1848, Newton provide the best waterproofing and damp proofing solutions for architects, developers, contractors and homeowners to protect properties against damage from water leaks and dampness. Our advanced range of basement waterproofing, tanking, damp proof and deck waterproofing products are used to protect all elements of the structure - including cellars, walls, floors and car parks.
    Our projects include: commercial and residential developments, new-build and refurbishment, civil infrastructure projects and domestic basements. Our nationwide network of Newton Specialist Basement Contractors offer a fully guaranteed installation service.

    Why Choose Newton?


Waterproofing Questions & Answers

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  • Basement Waterproofing - An Overview

    Whether you are an architect or developer working on a new multi-property development, or a homeowner converting a basement, installing a robust basement waterproofing system is vitally important for protecting the structure against water ingress.

  • Waterproofing a New-Build Basement

    The waterproofing method adopted for a new-build basement requires careful consideration, as failure to make the correct decision can have a major impact on the effectiveness of the system and the potential use of the basement. Newton recommend that a combination waterproofing system be used for new basements.

  • Top Tips for Damp Problems

    These easy-to-follow tips can help you identify the causes of damp problems and the steps you'll need to take to fix them.

  • Waterproofing or Damp Proofing?

    We are often asked to explain the difference between waterproofing and damp proofing and why one solution would be more suitable than another.

The Newton Way

  • Newton Specialist Basement Contractors

    Newton Specialist Basement Contractors (NSBC) are an elite group of professional basement waterproofing contractors who work in partnership with Newton Waterproofing Systems. They provide the specifier and their clients with the highest quality products, design and installation available in all aspects of domestic and commercial basement waterproofing. 

  • Newton Waterproofing Index

    This unique scoring system combines the Habitable Grades within BS 8102:2009 with an increment assessment of the expected performance of the final waterproofing design, based upon the type and quality of structure and the proposed waterproofing products and methods. The very highest score of 4.0 is reserved for the Newton Protected Basement which comes with a high quality, 10-year warranty from a UK Grade A insurer.

"Structural waterproofing has always been a consideration of our designs and we work with Newton Waterproofing on a very regular basis - partly because they are so helpful and our experience of them has been great. We're not experts in waterproofing, so by working with a company who are proactive and always willing to provide solutions and work alongside us is very important. Newton understand that which is why the offer the service they do: to help architects and help designers provide a robust waterproofing solution" 

Alex Naraian, Associate Director, ADAM Architecture

  • Speak to our Team

    Our staff are able to provide guidance for projects of all sizes, whether you require some general advice about damp or waterproofing, or support with technical drawings and specifications.

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    Newton Specialist Basement Contractors (NSBC) are an elite group of professional structural waterproofing and damp proofing specialists who work in partnership with us to provide clients with the best products, design and installation.

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