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Don’t Treat Damp The Wrong Way

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Diagnosing damp problems in a building involves a systematic approach to identifying the symptoms, understanding the possible causes, and then taking appropriate action. Here's a step-by-step guide to help you go about it.

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You Won’t Believe What Caused This Damp Problem

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Skill Builder viewer Ryan couldn't figure out why his house was damp and wet under the floorboards. Now he's found the cause of the problem and it's incredibly simple.

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Cracking The Damp Treatment Code ~ £10k Saving!

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We'll guide you through the complexities of identifying and addressing damp problems, equipping you with the knowledge to protect your home without draining your wallet.

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Why Is The Wall Damp & How Did He Fix It?

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Wicking, also known as capillary action, occurs when moisture is drawn up a wall from the ground. This is typically due to a lack of, or a faulty damp-proof course, but It is also essential to maintain proper drainage and regularly check for cracks or defects in the walls.

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Stop Rising Damp in Its Tracks

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Dryrod Damp-Proofing Rods are patented fibre rods that carry a powerful water-repellent material. They have been scientifically proven to eliminate rising damp even in highly-saturated walls. This performance has also been internationally tested and approved.

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Yet Another Cause of Damp

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Send us your pictures and videos: In Ask Skill Builder episode 36 Damion Cartwright has some advice about damp problems in an edition we should call ‘Tell Skill Builder’.

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Protect Against Dampness in Walls with Drybase

protect against dampness in walls with drybase youtube thumbnail Roger is plastering a cellar wall and adds some extra damp proofing with Drybase from Safeguard. Drybase Flex A watertight low-profile sheet membrane for protection against dampness in walls without the need to drill and install plugs. The membrane is a 1.5 mm thick flexible polypropylene sheet with a fleeced surface on both sides. The two fleeces ensure good …

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Solutions for Treating Damp with Damian Wallis

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Roger is joined by Damian Wallis of Safeguard Europe, the leading manufacturer and supplier of specialist damp-proofing and waterproofing products. Safeguard has grown to become a market leader in the UK and now exports throughout the world. All products are manufactured under an ISO 9001 and ISO 14001 quality & environmental control system, audited by the BSI. The product …

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