Treating Rising Damp In London & Berkshire:
The Damp Guys have seen hundreds of cases of rising damp across London and Berkshire therefore you can be certain we will give you the true diagnosis of the damp within your property and also the right treatment for your individual property.
The first step is for you to obtain a damp survey and timber inspection from The Damp Guys, it is absolutely imperative to be 100% certain that the problem is indeed rising damp. Treatments for different types of damp vary a great deal, you should only trust an experts opinion and never attempt to diagnose or treat damp yourself even if you are a seasoned professional at DIY. Misdiagnosis leads to incorrect treatments and can have serious implications.
Once we have conducted an inspection and diagnose the problem as rising damp we will treat the rising damp in one of a number ways that are listed below.
Liquid Damp Proof Membrane Or Flooring Membrane:
If your floor is affected by rising damp The Damp Guys will either put down a liquid floor coating or lay a flexible polymer flooring membrane over the affected area. The membrane that we use is Safeguard’s Oldroyd Xs, we have found this to be a great solution for rising damp originating from the floor, this is even suitable to use if you have an under floor heating system.