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Beat the freeze……. How to prevent pipes from freezing, defrosting frozen pipes and what to do if a pipe bursts.

April 25th, 2012

All posts, Energy Efficiency / Insulation Improvements, Flood Restoration & Drying

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Beat the freeze…….

How to prevent pipes from freezing, defrosting frozen pipes and what to do if a pipe bursts.

A burst water pipe in your home can be devastating, when a pipe breaks it can often result in complete or partial flooding of the property damaging carpets, furnishings, plaster, decorations and personal belongings.  It… read more



Freezing pipes, Burst pipes and Water damage

April 25th, 2012

All posts, Damp / Rising Damp / Damp Proofing /, Flood Restoration & Drying, Mould Remediation, Wet Rot / Dry Rot

 Freezing pipes, burst pipes and Water Damage

A burst water pipe in your home can be devastating, when a pipe breaks it can often result in complete or partial flooding of the property damaging carpets, furnishings, plaster, decorations and personal belongings.  It is important to protect your water services both waste drainage and service water to defend against the risk of pipes freezing and bursting… read more



Even the concealed is revealed with our new articulated cameras!

April 22nd, 2012

All posts, Surveying

Dryfix have recently just invested in some new specialist surveying equipment.  During our surveys we are often required to look into inaccessible spaces such as; floor voids, ceiling spaces or wall cavities. Faced with the difficulties of a non disruptive inspection on pre-purchase surveys which prevent our surveyors lifting floors, taking down ceilings and opening up walls to look for potential or suspected issues weread more



Effective Drying and Mould Remediation

April 21st, 2012

Damp / Rising Damp / Damp Proofing /, Flood Restoration & Drying, Mould Remediation

Water damage can be one of the most destructive forms of attack to a building and its material components.  When water ingress occurs it can cause severe deterioration to masonry brickwork or concrete walls, spoiling and delamination of plaster and decay to structural timbers.

More importantly failing to deal with water damage promptly and efficiently can have serious consequences as a client of ours nearly… read more



Insurance guarantees much more than just a promise

April 21st, 2012

Accreditations / Associations, All posts, Guarantees

Insurance guarantees much more than just a promise

We are asked allot by clients about our guarantee scheme, the general queries being “what is an insurance guarantee?” “What does it cover”? and “how does this differ from your company guarantee and other guarantees?”

So here’s the answer’s….

Most remedial companies will provide a guarantee upon completion of their work with cover extending between 10read more



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