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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New House Wall Crack Near Window Frame
06 Sep 2021

How to Repair Structural Cracks in Walls

Most houses and properties in the UK have cracks in the walls. There are a number of different types of cracks that are classified by the BRE Digest 251 Assessment of Cracks in Houses, ranging from hairline cracks to those that need structural repair. The…

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Brick Wall with Mineral Wool Insulation
03 Sep 2021

Can Cavity Wall Insulation Cause Damp Problems?

Cavity wall insulation is a technique of insulation that is designed to keep heat within a house by closing the gap between the two external masonry walls. By filling the gap, the heat doesn’t escape through the walls and is instead directed back into the…

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Damp Timber Structure
02 Sep 2021

The Life Cycle of Woodworm in the UK

Woodworm is a common issue amongst households across the length and breadth of the UK. Our experienced team routinely attends properties that have woodworm infestations and provide effective treatment. In our 18 years of trade, we have seen infestations of all levels and varying severities.…

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Wood Roof Girders With Woodworm
01 Sep 2021

How to Tell if Woodworm is Active

Woodworm is a common problem and one that we come across on a regular basis as part of our woodworm treatment service. We often hear people question whether they need to enlist the help of woodworm specialists, and this is because signs of woodworm may…

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