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What should I do about my rendering & damp-proof course?

I have a house that was built around 1890 and is of brick construction with a rendered band running around the base which also forms square edged columns around the front door. Until recently the ...
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Dry wall and the damp course

My plan is to dry wall my garage. I've checked and the walls have cavities, So as I understand it, damp should not be a problem, however I have noticed that the floor is below the damp course. My ...
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Damp-proof course with AAC/hebel blocks

I'm building a reinforced-concrete frame building in a tropical area (2500 mm or so annual rainfall, temperatures between 25C and 34C, 80%+ humidity). The normal building materials here are a single ...