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9 Sep 2016

Why we love artex!

Why we love artex The truth is, we don’t. Internal house finishes are changing and artex is becoming less popular as we move through the 21st century. Lets take a look at a few things. What is artex? Artex is a type of surface coating used for interior decorating. A brush or roller can be […]

16 Aug 2016

Where we work, what we do and how we do it

We thought we’d put a little piece together about everything that goes on here at RTM services. But before we jump in to the services we have on offer, we’ll tell you a little bit about ourselves. Who are we? RTM services is a well-established and experienced London-based team of building service specialists, particularly specialising […]

19 Jul 2016

Some of our recent works

Our expert team of plasters recently completed some new projects in the North-West London area. We undertake a variety of works and ofter work with other trades who will be working in the same building as us. We love that our happy clients continue to refer us into there friends, family and colleagues. Our commitment […]

17 Mar 2016

Basement Refurbishment – Add value to your home and make use of our wasted space!

At RTM Services we love Basement conversions. Converting what is generally unused and wasted space into a new liveable space within your home can have many benefits. Take a look at our gallery to see some of our recent basement work: We are experts in the works required for basement conversions and basement construction, […]

8 Mar 2016

Plastering – It’s All About the Finish

RTM Services are can assist with both internal and external plastering. As a company working within the building industry, RTM Services have built themselves an enviable reputation for workmanship of the highest quality and complete customer satisfaction. Our company ethic has, over the last 15 years, seen the business grow from a small firm specialising in […]

29 Feb 2016

What is condensation?

Condensation is a common problem found in both period properties and new properties, but how is it formed and what can be done about it? How condensation is formed. Condensation is generally formed when warm, moist air comes into contact with air or a surface that is cooler than it is. When the air contains […]

2 Feb 2016

What is rising damp?

What is rising damp? Rising damp is one of the most common forms of damp encountered in your home. It can affect most types of building and is caused by ground water moving up through a wall, above damp proof levels. Many properties in London suffer with damp proofing problems, which if left, can cause […]