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Condensation the basics

October 27th, 2013

All posts, Condensation, Energy Efficiency / Insulation Improvements, Mould Remediation, Surveying

Condensation Explained

Upstanding the basics between Relative Humidity, Specific humidity, Vapour pressure, Thirst, Boundary layers and Dew point.

Before we begin explaining the above where does water vapour come from?

Simple daily life produces water vapour through cooking, washing, ironing, drying clothes and even breathing, therefore it is extremely unlikely that an empty property will suffer with issues of high humidity, condensation and mould… 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



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



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