22 May 2018

Top 5 Things You Need to Know to Keep Damp Away

Whether it is in your home or business, damp is a really nasty problem to have. If left untreated, it has the potential to cause further problems that can worsen over time. Therefore, it's no surprise that preventing damp is a big priority for man...

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15 May 2018

Focus on Fungus: Mine Fungus

It may not be the most glamorous of topics, but fungus is a common and often pervasive issue for homes and businesses suffering from damp. While many of us focus on looking for damp patches, discolouration and flaked or blistered plaster, fungus a...

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08 May 2018

How to Know if Your Property is Suffering From Woodworm

If you have ever suffered from woodworm, you will know exactly how much of a nuisance it is. Rather than being an actual worm, woodworm is a larvae beetle that eats wood, both indoors and outdoors. The signs of this can be hard to identify if yo...

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24 Apr 2018

What is the Relationship Between Damp and External Cables?

When it comes to our homes, there are many surprising facts that we don’t know. For instance, did you know that external cables can cause internal dampness?  Of course, many of us are familiar with damp and may even have had damp proofing quot...

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19 Apr 2018

How to Spot Woodworm in Your Home

A home can give you years of memories and is your very own safe haven in which to relax and unwind. However, this comes at a price and throughout the years, our homes can fall victim to various issues which will require plenty of care and attenti...

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12 Apr 2018

Having a Spring Clean in Your Home?

With spring in full swing, many people will now be looking to give their home a spring clean. It’s the perfect time to get rid of the old and make room for the new; it’s time for a proper deep clean that will leave your home feeling comfy, co...

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29 Mar 2018

What are Your Obligations as a Landlord?

There are thousands of landlords across the UK and if you plan to become one or are already renting out a property there are various obligations that are required. Of course, some will be clearly outlined such as each landlord should ensure that ...

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15 Mar 2018

Pitfalls of Buying or Selling a House with Damp

Buying or selling a house can be an incredibly stressful experience, but it can be made even more difficult if the home in question suffers from damp. While it may not seem like a problem now it could well end up being an issue later on as it’s...

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08 Mar 2018

Why You Should Never Opt for Quick Fixes

When it comes to damp in your home you should never opt for quick fixes. While it may seem like the easiest option, it could end up causing more issues further down the line. This is why it’s recommended that you get a professional damp proofin...

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22 Feb 2018

How Can Damp Affect Your Business?

Damp can appear in any building - it isn’t just found in homes. Businesses can also suffer from this problem and if left untreated, it can leave a long-lasting, negative effect. If damp is found, it's recommended that you enquire about a damp p...

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