Your browser isn't supported
It looks like you're using an old web browser. To get the most out of the site and to ensure guides display correctly, we suggest upgrading your browser now. Download the latest:

Welcome to the MSE Forums

We're home to a fantastic community of MoneySavers but anyone can post. Please exercise caution & report spam, illegal, offensive or libellous posts/messages: click "report" or email forumteam@. Skimlinks & other affiliated links are turned on

    Screed over bitumen paint/adhesive
    • #1
    • 29th Sep 10, 12:51 PM
    Screed over bitumen paint/adhesive 29th Sep 10 at 12:51 PM

    I need to level a concreat floor that has a thin layer of bitumen paint or adheasive on the top.

    I really don't want to have to remove this. We want to lay a real wood floor.

    I was hoping to re screed just a thin layer to level then paint with a damp proof sealent. Then lay a damp proof underlay then the wood as a floating floor.

    What is the best screed to use on top of Bitumen?

    Cheers D

    P.S. there is no real evidence of any damp issue however the wood floor is expensive so I want to protect it as much as posible!!!
    Last edited by dave82; 29-09-2010 at 12:55 PM.
Page 1
Welcome to our new Forum!

Our aim is to save you money quickly and easily. We hope you like it!

Forum Team Contact us

Live Stats

3,037Posts Today

8,183Users online

Martin's Twitter