Requirements of ideal Damp proofing (DPC) material

1. Damp proofing material should be impermeable or very low permeability.
2. It should have strong adhesion (fixation ability) with substrata on it.
3. Should be sufficiently elastic to withstand expansion and contraction of the sub strata due to temperature fluctuations.
4. High resistance to abrasion and cracking.
5. Its application should be easy to use and handle.
6. Durable and easily available in the market.

Guneet Singh Khurana
Ar. Guneet Singh Khurana is a visionary architect, author and currently working in Design Arch as Principal Architect. He holds B.Arch degree from Department of Architecture, Guru Nanak Dev University, Amritsar. His creative approach and interest in designing inspired him to pursue future in architecture. He has an extensive experience in the field of architecture and urban design. He is the founder of (a resource portal dedicated to providing information and knowledge to the growing community of architecture, interior design, landscape and planning). He is recipient of the PAFE Award for excellence in the field of Environment friendly architecture and University Scholarship for excellence in academics.


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