Damp and Timber Treatment in Southampton
We have specialists, trained surveyors and as a business have over 45 years’ experience in providing top flight property care services. For added peace of mind we are also members of the Property Care Association (The PCA). We pride ourselves on providing customer satisfaction and good quality workmanship.
Benefits of having a Survey through Timberwise
Reliable Damp and Timber Surveys
Local To You
Fast Response Time
Treatments Provided By Timberwise
If you are having problems with dampness then contacting the specialists is the best course of action to take. To ensure you have the right treatment for either damp, woodworm and dry rot it is important to have a survey from the property care experts to diagnose the best way forward.
- Damp proofing
- Rising Damp
- Penetrating damp
- Dry Rot and other sources of fungal decay
- Woodworm and beetle infestation
- Basement Waterproofing
- Condensation Control
- Cavity wall ties
- Structural maintenance
- Specialist building surveys
- Timber engineering
- Radon Gas Control
- Air Quality Solutions
- Bird proofing
Areas We Cover in Southampton
Southampton is the largest city in the Hampshire and also has largest port in the region as well. Timberwise cover a number of places in Southampton including: Andover, Basingstoke, Blackwater, Eastleigh, Farnborough, Fleet, Havant, Lymington, New Alresford, Porchester, Stockbridge, Winchester, Whitchurch and many more!
The worst month for wet weather in Southampton is January and has an average of 80mm of rain. It is important for properties to have protection against floods as heavy wet weather can cause damaged gutters leading to potential penetrating damp. Once the building has been affected penetrating damp, structural damage can occur and further property care issues such as wet rot and woodworm.
Having A Damp Survey With Our Southampton Experts
Once you have noticed damp signs in your property and booked a damp survey with Timberwise, our Southampton surveyors will provide an inspection of the property. Correctly identifying the damp problem is important to ensuring the correct treatment can be put into place.
Woodworm Treatment in Southampton
Damp issues can lead to timber issues such as woodworm, which is a major issue for both residential and commercial property owners alike. For the woodworm treatment to be effective then the wood boring insects must be correctly identified. Timberwise has specialist woodworm surveyors who have a large amount experience in identifying and treating wood boring insects.
Southampton Dry Rot Experts
Dry Rot is a real problem for many property owners and if not treated promptly can cause serious damage. Dry Rot is a unique type of fungi which has the ability to progress through the property and destroy the structure of timber’s leaving the property structurally weakened.
There are a number signs to look out for with dry rot – the easiest being the pizza like appearance of the fruiting body. The orange spore dust from these fruiting bodies can also be the first indication that the property owner may have dry rot present.
A thorough inspection by the Timberwise team is the most efficient way of solving the problem. The surveyor will not only check for dry rot but also any other types of rot as well as the possibility of damp.
Contact the Property Care Specialists
If damp, rot or woodworm are causing problems and you are in the Southampton area then contact Timberwise. You can get in touch by calling 023 8124 4995 or request a survey by filling in the form at the top of the page.