OUR DAMP SURVEY SERVICES
Unfortunately in many cases damp is ignored by the owners as a non-important issue.
However, prolonged exposure to damp can cause serious health risks with mould growths and added moisture which in some cases can result in respiratory issues. The ongoing risk to the building is the deterioration of plaster, contamination from salts, and erosion of the structure causing sometimes unnecessary costs if the issue is correctly diagnosed sooner rather than later.book your damp survey
There are various forms of damp within properties, which are sometimes incorrectly diagnosed by those looking to gain additional unnecessary expensive repairs.
Cavity Wall & Tie Surveys
There was a reason for an air gap, and it was a very good reason, to stop the bridging for water to pass from the external to the internal walls as previously described.
There are various ways that timber becomes deteriorated and useless, which includes rotting and being attacked by wood boring insects.
Many people consider the Mortgage Valuation survey to be one that will highlight any issues worth considering. This is not the case, the Mortgage Valuation survey is to ascertain if the mortgage requested is covered by the value of the property.