Concerned about damp or wood-rot
As is the case with many problems, it is easier to deal with an issue when it’s found early. There are many reasons for wet, ranging from condensation, harmed pipework or an inadequate Damp Evidence Course. The secret to fixing the problems is to set the source and determine the problem.
Early and specialised intervention can assist protect property, not just from the structural degradation, however likewise from the health risks that can occur from the existence of mould.
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Our Timber and Damp Surveys
Our timber and damp surveys diagnose the causes of any dampness/moisture ingress that may be present. We investigate how your home was constructed, and what works been compelted to your property over the years. Southern Damp Proofing then explain how these aspects come together to produce a pattern of possible issues – along with diagnosis and remedial services. We educate you about your house, and provide you with the self-confidence that it is NOT gradually sinking into the Thames estury or drawing up a rivers worth of water via brick capillary action.
Damp Proofing Can Help Prevent
- Rising / Penetrating Damp
- Ingress of Water
- Salt Crystallization
- Plaster Breakdown
- Damp Staining
- Wet Rot / Dry Rot
How a Damp Survey is carried out
There are lots of possible problems that are connected with damp and water ingress, in order for the cause to be appropriately determined, a specialist surveyor is requires to check your property thoroughly. Damp and moisture in your property will, with time cause structural damage as well as potentially leading to rotting wood fungi such as wet rot and dry rot. which themselves have health implications. The end result is structural timber deterioration, and the longer damp is left untreated, structural deterioration will be become worst and more expensive to correct.
How a Timber Survey is carried out
An assessment of the both the inside and exterior of the property will be carried out to identify any timber decay or structural flaws that could potentially lead to timber degridation or fungal decay.
Pre-Purchase Report for Woodworm, Rot & Damp Problems
If you are in the process of purchasing a property, re-mortgaging your home or attempting to get equity release? So you and the prospective buyer have settled on a price for the property, the mortgage lender will usually send out a specialist surveyor to perform a valuation report. You will need to provide damp and timber survey report before the lender will allow the sale to complete.
Contacting the damp and timber specialists
Aranging up a damp and timber survey with Southern Damp Proofing is simple. Call your regional office on the number below or complet our online cotnact form to request quote and one of our Damp Proofing experts will get in touch to organize the survey for you.
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