Residential Building with Cellar

Here is a typical 150 year old, Victorian end-terrace house. The lady owner had some dampness problems in the cellar which she used as a gardening shed. We have done a full survey of the building and here are the…

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Survey: Semi-Basement Flat

The current owners of this semi-basement London flat have purchased the property about a year ago. Shortly thereafter some damp patches and flaking of the paint started to show in the hallway and master bedroom. They contacted us for a…

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Survey: Victorian Terraced Home

This building is from 1898 and it has been just purchased by a new owner, a building "enthusiast" who intended to refurbish it as part of a DIY project. The owner has just stripped the walls by removing all wallpapers…

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Survey: Farm House

The owner of this 200 year old farm house contacted us because the building had two chemical injections during the past 10 years yet the dampness problem has not been resolved. We have done a detailed survey of the building…

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Diagnosis – Advanced Tools and Measurements

Although damp meters provide a good indication about the condition of the walls, there are cases when additional tests are needed for a more precise diagnosis. Here are some of the professional measurements we regularly use:1. Wall Core Analysis (Gravimetric Analysis)Wall…

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Professional Dampness Surveys

In order to best understand what's going on in your building we offer a professional dampness survey.This is NOT your typical quick estimate-type survey that you are likely to get from a tradesman with a pencil behind his ears. This…

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