What is Dampness?

The straight answer is- the state or condition of being slightly wet. So why is this a problem?

  • It will perish plaster
  • It damages decorations
  • It can damage your possessions
  • It can promote mould growth
  • It causes timber decay
  • It can be damaging to health
  • It can create electrical dangers
  • It attracts pests
  • It can promote odours
  • It can be costly to repair damage & replace damaged items

RISING DAMP

CONDENSATION

MOULD GROWTH

DAMAGED PLASTER

What can you do about it?

Before being able to remedy any damp problem it is important to correctly identify the cause.

We offer a range of diagnostic techniques to pinpoint the cause of dampness enabling us to specify and, where required, carry out specialist repairs.

All our surveyors hold the industry standard CSRT (Certified Surveyor in Remedial Treatments)  & CSSW (Certified Surveyor in Structural Waterproofing) qualifications demonstrating that we have the knowledge to help you solve your problems.

CALCIUM CARBIDE TESTING

THERMAL IMAGING

SALT TESTING

RH DATA LOGGING

HUMIDITY TESTING

MOISTURE METER TESTING

Learn more about your problem

The causes of dampness can usually be split in to the following categories.

For more information please click on the relevant button.

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