Rising Damp is caused by the absence of an existing damp proof course (DPC), or the failure or bridging of an existing DPC.
Our experienced CSRT (Certified Surveyor in Remedial Treatment) surveyors will be able determine the cause of the damp and identify the necessary remedial treatment.
Converting a damp basement can be an inexpensive way of increasing the living or storage space of the property. We can transform your basement from a damp, musty dead space into a beautiful addition to your home or office, adding value to the property.
Condensation left untreated in a property can create a range of problems including damage to walls and furnishings, mould, and health related issues due to high humidity. Preservation Treatments offer a range of products to help resolve condensation.
Structural cracking, horizontal cracking of bed joints, bowing brickwork, and cracked lintels are all signs that a building is undergoing movement of some description. Preservation Treatments have qualified surveyors who will be able to diagnose the exact cause and advise suitable remedial work to be carried out.
Buildings of all ages can be affected by dry and wet rot. This fungal decay is found in timber which has been wet for some time. As well as having the fungal decay treated it is essential that the source of dampness is located and eradicated.
Preservation Treatments are specialists in property preservation and provide expert woodworm control to domestic and commercial sectors. We will identify the type of infestation that is present and will apply the appropriate spray treatment to the affected areas.
“Thank you for your report – it was very comprehensive and highly professional. Many thanks again for your excellent service.”Survey in Fleet, Spencer – 22nd January 2019
“I have been pleased with the three who were responsible for the work so please pass this on to David Morton. They were very professional in their approach, pleasant individuals, careful inside the house and have left the property tidy.”Damp-proofing and Specialist Rendering, London, Shelagh – 23rd November 2018
“I would just like to say what a great attitude and work rate Dean is putting in. It’s a challenging job given the age of the building and the wobbly alignment of the walls and I just thought you would like to know my thoughts.
As military engineer project manager myself, it is refreshing to meet positive tradespeople such as Dean. Great work ethic. Thank you.”Damp-proofing and Specialist Rendering, Camberley, Richard – 24th October 2018
“Ivan has just left, having done a wonderful job in tanking out our vault. It looks beautiful. He was very careful and tidy and considerate in his work, and also extremely pleasant and patient with my questions!”Waterproofing, London, Elizabeth – 10th October 2018
Just a quick note to thank Alan and David for all their help. I asked a lot of questions and they were very patient explaining.Waterproofing, South-West London, Siva – 20th August 2018
I would like to pass on my many thanks to your team who have been very professional through the process. In particular, Paul the surveyor was top class. He turned up on time, was very polite & charismatic, and very clearly examined and explained the situation to me for which I was most grateful.Survey in London, Jack – 22nd June 2018