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Paying attention to the small details is always fundamental when completing any form of Damp proofing but never more so than in Basement and Cellar works. We recently completed a Free of charge survey on an unoccupied Basement that has had numerous details to cure damp over many years, most with no or little success.

The main problem...

We have been solving Condensation and Mould problems in Somerset & Dorset for over 10 years now and pride ourselves on keeping up with the latest technology. In medium to severe cases one of our most succesful specifications is the installation of a Positive Input Ventilation System (PIV).

The most popular, and in our opinion, most superior unit is the...

Originally designed for use as part of a below ground waterproofing system, Cavity Drain Membranes are now being used extensively for all manner of above ground damp proofing remedial details. We use a range of different membranes, depending on the clients particular needs and can combat both Rising & Penetrating Damp whilst having the added benefit of improving...

With the present weather conditions its no surprise that older homes are being effected by Penetrating Damp were rainwater enters the property through solid walls with no cavity. Now whilst the first port of call should be to check for defective rainwater goods (gutters and downpipes) and to maintain mortar there is still always the posibilty of ingress particularly...

We have just upgraded our timber treatment equipment with the addition of a twin piston pump including high spec delivery lances. This new system allows for faster application with better coverage and ensures we apply the correct quantity of treatment for the volume of timber.

Tried it all out right away on a loft timber treatment in Bath,a comprehensive renovation of the property found...

Damp prevention tip sheet

We offer a comprehensive damp proofing service incorporating the latest materials and techniques available, but we are also here to offer advice and information. As a home owner it may be possible for you to reduce symptoms of damp related issues through regular maintenance and some considerations in...

We like to think of ourselves as Condensation control & Mould eradication specilaists as we are constantly searching manufacturers and suppliers for the latest methods and equipment to fix your condensation problems. Often we will recommend a DIY solution which may be as simple as some lifestyle changes but in severe cases mechanical intervention is the only...

Whilst there are a multitude of excellent damp proofing solutions and products available on the market today it is still necessary to have a sympathetic response to important historical buildings and to make sure that we maintain our Heritage in an appropriate manner. We completed a survey on a Grade 2 listed, Tudor styled period building and one area in the entrance...

During a survey at a property in Somerset we found a number of minor damp related issues but the big problem was clearly Condensation. A musty smell on entry to the property, mould on window frames and excessive mould spotting to walls and ceilings on the first floor.

The property was an aged stone cottage so although the central heating was adequate insulation...

Probably half of all the calls we get that relate to penetrating damp (rainwater entering the building directly through the walls at any floor) have been impacted in some way by faulty or incorrectly fitted rainwater goods. Overspill from gutters and downpipes can saturate a wall and ingress the building particularly when the walls are of a solid construction.

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