Rising damp occurs when the masonry structure of a property has been left unprotected and a damp proof course has either not been installed or is defective. Without effective treatment, rising damp will continue to get worse.
The damp proofing experts at Croft Preservation explain what cellar tanking is and why it could be a worthwhile investment in your home.
Problems such as dry rot and penetrating damp can cause serious structural damage to your home. We explain the different types of damp and how to fix them.