Durham Preservation were contacted by a customer who owns a holiday home in the Scottish borders. Our surveyor attended the property and it was apparent that the cottage required some Damp Proofing works.
“I have lived in my property for 29 years in Bishop Auckland, up until 3 years ago my house suffered severe condensation, this was displayed by wardrobes having mould in and clothes having to be thrown out, bedroom windows running with water to the point that during the night the water running from the windowsill […]
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Excessive moisture, from a flood, leak or defective guttering, for example. Rot can also occur when timbers are in contact with damp walls due to lack of ventilation or lack of an effective damp proof course, for instance. It is usually found in hidden unventilated voids where timbers are present. Wet rot stays localised to […]
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Damp Stop were contacted by a client in County Durham who had discovered a something resembling a mushroomy pancake growing out from behind the skirting boards in her hallway. Our Surveyor went out to see the client and upon his arrival he immediately diagnosed this as a Dry Rot fruiting body. Exposure works were carried […]