All posts in Damp Proofing

3 Nov 2016

What are the causes of damp?

In our last article we looked at the affects of damp, where we discussed the three main ‘types: Condensation damp Penetrating damp Rising damp These are caused by differing environmental factors that change the condition of your homes structure. Some older houses are often very well ventilated; though once you begin to insulate them it […]

25 Oct 2016

Why we are damp specialists and our FREE damp survey

With over 25 years of industry experience, you can rely on RTM services to diagnose and treat any damp issues you may have in your property. We will locate any damp issues within any property throughout London with the use of our free, no-obligation damp surveys. It is common for homeowners to ignore signs or […]

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 […]