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Damp walls and your Health

Are Damp Walls Bad for Your Health Dampness in your property certainly doesn’t look attractive: yellow patches covering the walls and black specks of mould are the last thing you want to see when you’re relaxing after a long day or trying to prepare a meal. However, a...

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Damp proofing.

Types of dampness There are four main types of dampness that could affect your home. It is important to understand the difference between them so that you can effectively treat the problem. Rising dampness This is caused by water rising from the ground into the home....

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Rising Damp/Damp Proofing

Rising Damp http://aaadamp.com Rising damp is moisture that rises through the structure of a building due to capillary action, it can occur for several reasons: The building could have been constructed without the installation of a damp proof course (DPC); this is...

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DRY ROT

WHAT IS DRY ROT? Dry-rot is a term used for a specific type of wood rot caused by a fungus known as Serpula lacrymans. It digests the wood in ways that weaken it and ruin its integrity, leaving it looking brown and being brittle to the touch. The fungus is a serious...

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Everyone knows about outdoor air pollution and the harmful effects of particulate matter from such things as car exhausts, but the dangers from indoor air pollution can be equally harmful, especially for households with children. Here, Gerard o Neill,  Director at...

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ITS THAT TIME OF YEAR AGAIN

Poor indoor air quality is a growing problem in Irish Homes, where a recent survey revealed that 20% of householders reported that they experienced condensation and mould growth in there homes. Not only is mould unsightly and damaging to the  building, it has also...

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A classic builder mistake aaadamp.com       We come across this all the time. Dry-lining or plaster boards stuck to Wet/Damp walls with adhesive. Within a couple weeks wet patches appearing on skimmed board as adhesive becomes a conductor for the water to penetrate to...

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Dealing with Damp

 DEALING WITH DAMP Damp Proofing.  Rising Damp. Damp proofing Dublin. Damp proofing Meath. Damp proofing ADVANCED DAMP PROOFING http://aaadamp.com   Is treating damp really as important as everyone says? The simple answer is yes! Many people don’t realise just how...

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Dublin Damp proofing Contractors

We are a specialist damp proofing company covering Dublin and surrounding county's. We deal with all forms of damp proofing and related issues. Working alongside Builders, landlords ,homeowners, Letting agents,Call us for advice /survey. Damp proofing Dublin, Damp...

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Damp Proofing Dublin/Rising Damp

Repairing a failed tanking system Damp proofing Dublin/Rising Damp Contractor This is what we discovered once dry lining was removed while working in Dublin city .This wall and several other walls within this property have been treated several years ago by a Damp...

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