Monthly Archives: May 2016

What is RISING DAMP
Knowing and Dealing with Rising Damp Rising damp occurs when the moisture in the soil rises up through a wall by a process known as capillary action. Old buildings were built without a damp proofing course or the damp proofing course may have failed due to the age of the property. The water rising is ... Read More
 
Dealing with Condensation

Dealing with Condensation

Condensation and the Facts The atmosphere inside buildings has a major impact on health and safety of those working indoors. To improved building features in our homes, such as cavity wall insulation, double glazing and draft proofing, ventilation is essential. Stale air is becomes trapped causing windows to steam up, which ultimately leads to musty ... Read More