Tag: BATH DAMP PROOFING COMPANY

Damp in old houses, what is it? Is rising damp a myth?

What does damp in an old house mean, or even in a modern house? What damp is what in an old house? ┬áRising damp, hygroscopic salts, salt damp that show up as a damp patch […]

Gravimetric damp testing and diagnosis to BRE DIGEST 245

How do you know if the damp course is really working? Are you in a dispute with a contractor? Have you had a damp problem for a while and no damp specialists can fix it? […]

Damp proofing, damp proofer, basement waterproofing cowboys!

I thought I would share some images of the cowboys work I come across! The above basement tanking image shows how bad and how low some of them will go. This is a basement that […]

Tanking

This picture is from a recent basement waterproofing survey in Bath that I carried out, this is a failed tanking system that was applied to the walls in the cellar.