The best damp proofing solutions Christchurch has seen
As a property owner, nothing is more frustrating than the feeling of moisture in the air and the sight of damp patches and mould. This is a common occurrence for many households across the country. At Prokil, we understand this frustration all too well which is why our damp proofing solutions Christchurch services are designed to get to the root of the problem, fast.
What can you expect from the damp proofing specialists at Prokil?
Many put off seeking Christchurch damp proofing solutions as they feel that it is a service that they can live without or that they can tackle the issue themselves. If left unchecked, damp can cause untold amounts of damage to your property. Likewise, should someone lacking the necessary training attempt to resolve the issue, the results will be underwhelming and may prove costly to put right. Don’t settle for second-rate, contact us instead for damp proofing solutions in Christchurch.
Upon arrival, our team will carry out a survey that will enable us to pinpoint the source of any unwanted moisture. We will then report on our findings and recommend the most appropriate damp proofing solutions Christchurch has seen. You can expect honest and impartial advice from our specialist surveyors. Our aim is to ensure that you receive Christchurch damp proofing solutions that are guaranteed to save you time and money and leave your property free from damp.
At Prokil, we can provide solutions for properties of all shapes and sizes including:
What are the primary causes of damp?
When you are looking for damp proofing solutions in Christchurch, it pays to know exactly what is causing the damp to begin with. Only the trained eye of a Prokil expert can say for certain. Our team have many years’ of experience and can discern which of the two types listed below has afflicted your property:
Where defective pointing, joints, seals, and other defects are present water is permitted to leak directly through the walls. As water tends to move laterally from different directions, many Christchurch damp proofing solutions end up focusing on the wrong area. At Prokil, we leave no stone unturned and will check even the hardest to reach places.
This way, we can ensure that you receive the finest damp proofing solutions Christchurch has to offer. When you contact Prokil, our remedial specialists will carry out much-needed work to correct any structural defects. With our Christchurch damp proofing solutions, your home will once again be protected from unwanted moisture.
If your property lacks a damp proof course (DPC) or the one you have is inadequate, your property will likely be subject to the effects of rising damp. This is where ground water rises and penetrates through the masonry. Fortunately, our damp proofing solutions in Christchurch are all you need to tackle the effects of rising damp.
To begin with, we inject a chemical DPC directly into your cavity spaces. This will expand quickly filling any gaps before hardening to form an impenetrable layer that will divert water away from your property. Once our damp proofing solutions Christchurch team are finished, we will see to it that your walls are re-plastered re-painted, so they look as good as new.
How to identify damp within your property
When damp affects your property, it is imperative that you act quickly. If you spot any of the following signs of damp, do not hesitate to get in touch with the experts at Prokil:
- Signs of rot
- Structural issues
- Spoilt plasterwork or paint
- Damp surfaces
- Moisture in the air
- Fungal growth
For more information regarding our damp proofing solutions in Christchurch, take a look at our services page now.