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During a pre purchase building survey on a 19th century house in Radstock the surveyor suggested that there were damp issues to the ground floor walls. The cause was identified as rising damp.

We used a protimeter to test the walls and a set of readings where produced that began at a high level to the top of the skirting board and reduced as testing...

In February we were asked to carry out a damp survey on a small modern mid terraced house in a popular part of Bristol.

The property was built within the last 10 years and at present unoccupied. Mould spotting was extensive on window frames, walls and ceilings and there was a distinct ‘musty’ smell. The house was not fit for rental.

We provided a report and a specification for...

It's true summer is over and the cold weather is fast approaching and with it comes the scourge of mould….

Coloured moulds on handbags and shoes, fur on your delicate clothing. The backs of wardrobes and corners of your rooms plagued by mould spotting. Time to start mopping the window sills and squeegeeing the windows from the inside!

I once moved a baby’s cot from a wall while...