construction worker installing and waterproofing flat roof
23 Nov 2021

How To Waterproof Your House for Winter

As we approach winter, more rainy days are pending, putting our houses at risk of letting water in. In order to prevent this, we must pay closer attention to our home’s exterior to identify gateways for water which could cause damage to our structure’s integrity.…

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black mould under wallpaper
01 Nov 2021

Is DIY Damp Proofing a Good Idea?

Is DIY Damp Proofing a Good Idea? Damp is a common issue that many homeowners face, whether they live in a suburban flat or a seaside bungalow. It can affect properties of every age, new or old, although some buildings are more susceptible damp based…

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Waterproofing a cellar
15 Oct 2021

How to Waterproof a Cellar

Most newbuild homes in the UK are not built with cellars, with a growing tendency being to build up rather down to reduce costs and provide more floorspace. In centuries past, some Victorian and Georgian houses were built with cellars to accommodate living space for…

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Damp Wall Treatment - Damp Proof Injection Cream
07 Sep 2021

Does Damp Proof Injection Cream Work?

As damp proofing and timber specialists, we routinely tend to properties with all manner of damp issues, including rising damp. It’s a common issue in older homes, of which there are more than 12.7 million in the UK. In fact, more than 38% of homes…

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Dry rot occurs in high moisture environments.⁠ The average moisture level in dry wood is between 8% - 16%. Dry rot… https://t.co/1GJzzTPG6R
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