Damp Proofing

Rising Damp

 

Rising Damp and Damp Proofing

The best way to diagnose your damp problem is to have a professional damp Surveyor to inspect your property.

At Bar Preservation we have qualified Surveyors who are trained to national standards to efficiently diagnose all kinds of damp problems. Once the problems are diagnosed, our Surveyor will provide the most effective and economical repair strategy to rectify the problem. The repair solution will be put together with a view to minimise disturbance to you and your property.

Rising Damp

Rising Damp

Rising damp is moisture that rises through the structure of a building due to capillary action.

It can occur for several reasons:


The Signs of Damp

Any one of these signs could mean that you have a rising damp problem:


Rising Damp Treatment

The two main methods for controlling rising damp are:

In many cases, once the rising damp is being controlled, the affected interior walls will require re-plastering using integral water proofers and salt inhibiters or membrane installation with plaster over.

At Bar Preservation, our surveyors and technicians are familiar with all sources damp and their control.

BAR Preservation personnel are fully trained and have experience in providing bespoke remedial repairs to properties suffering from dampness. We will give accurate descriptions and a breakdown of costs within our initial survey and on completion of those works we will issue a long term company guarantee for the treatment of rising damp. For added peace of mind, the guarantee can be insurance backed for an additional small fee.

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Email: info@bargroup.co.uk

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