Are you looking for damp proofing specialists in Richmond? Look no further than CPM Waterproofing Services Ltd. With over 45 years of combined industry experience, we’re proud to provide long-term preventative solutions to rising damp and moisture decay for homes and businesses in Richmond. Damp is a problem that occurs when moisture, water and condensation are diffused throughout the air and become present in the home, causing detrimental issues. Our experienced and skilled team of damp proofing specialists are equipped with the skills and tools
to solve your damp problems quickly and efficiently - as a team, we understand that damp is a very disconcerting issue and we are committed to solving your issues as quickly as we can to ensure you face no onset issues.

Damp is a very common problem that occurs in many homes, and it can be quite dangerous if ignored. It can cause mould on walls and furniture to form, which can be serious for your health. Damp can also cause things rot, and lead to structural damage in your property. The longer you leave it to spread, the more costly your treatments may become. We recommend resolving the issue as soon as it starts, saving yourself money and more issues in the future.

We offer a range of damp treatments in Richmond to protect your property from timber decay and structural damage, such as wet rot, dry rot and rising damp. CPM are a company you can trust, with each member of our team having vast experience within the industry, you can be rest assured the job will be done right. If you have any queries, just give us a call and we’ll be happy to help. 

Damp treatment services in Richmond

A chemical barrier of DPC (damp proof course) is injected into the walls, preventing moisture from passing into interior spaces. There are many signs available to suggest your property may be suffering from rising damp. If left
untreated, it is serious and can cause structural damage to your property, damp can also be very detrimental to your health and is extremely unhealthy to live with. At the first sign of dampness, a specialist should be contacted to resolve any issues safely and efficiently. Look out for the following signs to make sure you can treat rising damp as soon as it appears:

  • Flaky or Bubbling Plaster
  • Rotting Window Frames, Floorboards, or Skirting Boards
  • Wallpaper That Lifts
  • Damp or Wet Patches Appearing on the Walls
  • Rusting Steel and Iron Fasteners
  • Crumbling Mortar between Bricks or Stonework on the Exterior of the Building
  • Stains or Tidemarks on Walls
  • Paint Won't Adhere to the Walls

A Two-Part Treatment

The DPC we inject is a concentrated thixotropic silane/siloxane cream that forms a barrier against rising damp. A silane vapour is released as the cream diffuses. This reacts with the silica in the masonry, forming a water-repellent resin. As there is no liquid or pressure involved in the treatment, the walls will dry quickly saving you unnecessary stress and time.

The DPC injection is just the first part of the treatment. The second involves re-plastering the walls with sand and a cement render that incorporates a waterproofing additive. This reduces the migration of salt from the wall to the surface of the plaster. Thanks to this double protection, you can rest assured that you will no longer suffer from a rising damp problem.

Aftercare and Advice

CPM Waterproofing Services Ltd is committed to helping our customers, and we will never leave a job half done. That is why we make you aware that the walls may still contain a considerable amount of residual water after the insertion of the chemical damp proof course. This will need to dry out naturally. Although the general rule is that one inch of water dries out a month, this will differ for each wall. If you need more information on how to protect your walls, contact us today!

Here at CPM Waterproofing Services Limited, we take pride in the quality of customer service we provide our clients with, ensuring that they are fully aware of the services we provide and how we can provide them with the best solution for their problems. We only use the finest products to ensure the maximum durability and safety of our services. Here at CPM Waterproofing Services Limited, we know how concerning damp can be, speak to the experts today to find out more information as to how our services can protect you and your property from rising damp and moisture decay.

Get in touch with the damp treatment specialists at CPM Waterproofing Services Limited today, for more information on the range of treatment services that we provide, or for a non-obligatory quote to see how competitive our prices are, contact our friendly team today on 07450 227286.

"I was very happy with the service I received. They were polite and reassuring, and they cured my damp problem. Very clean and tidy and would definitely recommend them to others."

Ann R in Putney, SW London

Contact us now to hire a professional rising damp treatment for your property in Richmond.

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