Penetrating damp can occur due to many reasons in your Crewe property, typically due faulty guttering or pipes, cracked render and ground levels that have risen up too high. Penetrating damp is when there is a problem outside which causes problems inside, so the damp penetrates through the walls into the home.
Signs of penetrating damp
- Dark patches on walls, ceilings or floors
- Peeling plaster
- A damp/musty smell
- Black mould appearing
- Drips or even puddles indoors
- Exterior damage
These signs can take weeks or even months to appear, and can wreak havoc in your Crewe home. The sooner the penetrating damp can be identified, the sooner it can be assessed and treated, and your Crewe house made as good as new.
Treating penetrating damp
In order to treat penetrating damp properly, first Atlantis Damp will need to identify the source of the problem, such as a leaky gutter.
Atlantis can then suggest the best course of action and explain to you why this is the best way to treat your particular penetrating damp, as it is different depending on what your Crewe property is like, and the situation as a whole.
How Atlantis can help you
Our experts will not only identify your penetrating damp problem, but will find a solution to resolve the issue but still your Crewe property from having penetrating damp in the future.
Our surveyors will have a full investigation into your penetrating damp, and give a full written report, which gives our recommendations and details of the cost.
We try to keep our assessments simple and without jargon so that you understand all your options.
If you have any concerns regarding penetrating damp in your property in Crewe, our expert team will be able to advise you on the best action to take. Give us a call today on 0800 0988 277, or email us at firstname.lastname@example.org for further information.