The Key Differences Between Dry and Wet Rot

The Key Differences Between Dry and Wet Rot

Welcome to our informative blog post on dry and wet rot. These two forms of fungus can cause severe structural damage to buildings, but they are often misunderstood or mistaken for one another. Understanding the key differences between dry and wet rot is crucial, from their appearance and growth conditions to their treatment. In this … Continued

The Importance of Wall Ties in Preventing Damp Ingress and Mould

Damp is a common problem that affects commercial and domestic properties. It can be highly destructive, causing structural damage and creating an environment conducive to mould growth. The most effective method of preventing dampness is to ensure that your property has correctly installed and maintained wall ties. This blog post will explain what wall ties … Continued

5 Benefits Of Damp Proofing Your Home

Mould and moisture can cause various problems in your home, from health issues to structural damage. Damp proofing is a process that can help protect your home from these issues and can provide many benefits for you and your family. 1. Dampproofing Damp Proofing your home can help to reduce your energy costs. This is … Continued

Wood Boring Insects: How to Identify and Treat Them

Wood-boring insects can cause severe damage to your property if left untreated. These insects lay their eggs in cracks and crevices in timber, and the larvae feed on the wood as they grow. Fortunately, some telltale signs can help you identify whether your property is infested with wood-boring insects. In this blog post, we’ll discuss … Continued

Is My Property Suffering From Dry or Wet Rot?

Both dry and wet rot are very destructive in homes, buildings and structures, dry rot causes the most degradation, whilst it usually confines itself to areas where there has been persistent water ingress. Below are some symptoms that may suggest you have either dry or wet rot infections occurring. What Are the Signs That Your … Continued

Wood Borer Infestations – What You Need to Know

Wood borers, or “woodworm,” as they are more commonly known, can cause extensive damage to your home’s furniture and other wooden items. If you’ve noticed signs of wood borer infestation in your home, it’s essential to take quick action to prevent the problem from worsening. This blog post will provide an overview of wood borer … Continued

The Most Effective Timber Treatments for Wood-Boring Insects

Welcome to our latest blog post, discussing the most effective timber treatments for wood-boring insects. Homeowners and property managers must protect our wooden structures from these destructive pests. This blog post will explore six top methods for safeguarding your timber investments. Treatment 1: Chemical Insecticides Chemical insecticides are a popular choice for treating wood against … Continued