DAMP PROOFING IN LONDON AND THE HOME COUNTIES

Welcome to Garratt’s Damp & Timber

We specialise in the diagnosis and treatment of a whole host of issues that affect properties, including rising damp, condensation and timber defects such as woodworm, dry and wet rot.

Damp in your basement? We can also assist with this, providing an option for comprehensive basement tanking.

From worried homeowners to contracted builders, we provide a valuable service of reporting, specification and quotation to treat a variety of issues to resolution. Our surveyors take the care needed to ensure all our customers, regardless of their knowledge of remedial works, are well informed of the issue/s at hand and the solutions we can offer. If you are looking for honest advice, you have come to the right place.

We offer a free, no obligation survey. Would you like to discover more about remedies for your London property? Contact us today to schedule a visit from one of our expert professionals. Our area of coverage includes the Home Counties, London and some surrounding areas. In a hurry? No problem – our office strives to have your report and damp proofing quote returned to you within 24 hours of our initial visit.

Our Services

Rising Damp

Rising damp is an affliction that can affect both internal and external walls. The source of the dampness, in this case, comes from groundwa...

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Condensation

CONDENSATIONAN INTRODUCTION TO CONDENSATIONCondensation in buildings has risen from a level of comparative insignificance to become a major ...

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Basement Tanking

Basement tanking is needed to combat a condition known as lateral penetrating damp. This occurs when the soil levels against an external wal...

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Dry Rot Treatment

Dry Rot:Dry rot is a type of fungi that attacks timber in order to feed, destroying the cellulose of the wood in the process. This results i...

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Wet Rot Treatment

Wet Rot Wet rots are fungi that attack timber in order to gain nutrients and grow, thereby destroying the cellulose and sometimes the lignin...

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Woodworm Treatment

Woodworm The generic term ‘woodworm’ relates to the larval stage of many species of wood boring insect. The most common example found in...

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A Good All Rounder – London N4 Case Study

Garratt’s Damp & Timber Ltd was approached by a property owner regarding damp problems suspected in the communal entrance to their four-flat structure. They had previously...

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Why Choose
Garratt's Damp & Timber?

Family Owned & Run

Our business is built on family values, having two generations of Garratt's working together to provide a fast, honest and effective service to our customers. Having been established for over 12 years (with a collective industry experience of 25 years!) we are still to this day family owned and run.

We Guarantee

We give you the peace of mind you need by offering a full guarantee for all of our treatments. There is also an option to underwrite our company guarantee for extra security.

No Transfer Fee's

As if this isn't enough, all of our guarantees are issued in the property name, saving you the cost of transfer fees should you ever decide to sell up.

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