Tag: rising damp survey

Listed building surveys and repairs for dampness, timber decay and infestation

Traditional and listed buildings especially timber framed buildings that are suffering with rising and penetrating damp need to be surveyed by a competent surveyor. The surveyor should have a good understanding of how these buildings […]

Should a speedy meter-carbide meter be used for quantitative damp diagnosis on site?

This is written as simply as possible, more for the general public to understand, and is to try and educate them on the speedy meter, and how it can – and is used incorrectly. The […]

The damp stains on the chimney breast, is it salt damp or a leak?

Have you got a damp stain on your chimney that you can’t seem to get rid of? Is it hygroscopic salts? Is it a leak? We have seen many cases where roofs have been repaired […]

PROPERTY CARE ASSOCIATION, DAMP PROOFING COMPANY TROWBRIDGE WILTSHIRE

The Property Care Association is the trade body for: Damp proofing and diagnosis Condensation Timber decay and insect attack Dampness and water penetration in basements Flood water recovery and flood protection Structural defects Invasive weed […]

Guarantee

How to pick the correct damp proofing, timber treatment or basement waterproofing ¬†guarantee. To be fair most of the guarantees are not worth the paper they’re written on! Most of Complete Preservations work is going […]