Penetrating Damp Treatment in Bristol & Bath
Typically penetrating damp is caused by issues with the building or plumbing where a problem has allowed water to enter the property. Brunel Preservations will visit your property to assist you in locating the problem and identify the course of action that needs to be taken. This is a FREE call out and survey and we will then quote of the required course of works.
How to identify penetrating damp
Symptoms that can help you identify penetrating damp include:
- Watermarks that may appear on the masonry and grow if the water continues to enter
- Damaged plaster
- Random damp patched on walls that do not dry out
- Black mould growth
- Musty smells
- Damaged timber as a result of the wood being saturated by damp that possibly may cause wet rot
The above is only a guide to help identify penetrating damp. To confirm the presence of penetrating damp, we would always recommend a property survey to ensure the correct identification of the issue.