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Completed damp proofing jobs in Reading, Berkshire

Crumbling plaster under stairs due to damp

Damp Proofing job in Reading, Berkshire

I need someone to look into this problem and suggest if it is in fact damp or just poor plaster. If damp, I would be looking for an appropriate repair.

Feedback for GTS Allbuild Property Maintenance

Darren and his team were very professional throughout, providing a thorough explanation of the work that needed to be carried out and offering a solution to the cause of the damp (improves drainage) rather than just treating the damp. The work was...

Extensive damp in basement

Damp Proofing job in Reading, Berkshire

Hi, I have bought a house (3 storey mid terraced) with extensive damp in the basement which I want to have fixed. Thanks.

Feedback for Desert Damp Proofing Ltd

Hired Povilas for an extensive damp proofing job of my basement and was very happy with the result. Took quite a few weeks as it was a big job but never had any issues and was kept up to date regularly with photos on WhatsApp which meant I didn’t...

Rising damp

Damp Proofing job in Reading, Berkshire

I need a full damp survey of my old terrace house so that I can decide what works or treatments I need.

Feedback for Damp Investigations

Chris contacted me really quickly and arranged an appointment. He identified the damp issues in my property and as a result has probably saved me thousands of pounds in contractors costs. I thoroughly recommend Chris to anyone needing expert advice...

Solving damp problem on exterior wall of extension

Damp Proofing job in Reading, Berkshire

Find source of the damp and repair

Feedback for Justword Ltd

Justin was honest and friendly and did a very good job in difficult weather conditions repainting the whole of the rendering on our extension to hopefully cure our damp problem. He left all tidy afterwards and even helped with a small strip of inside...

Damp internal partition wall

Damp Proofing job in Reading, Berkshire

Removal of skirting, would prefer injection treatment to cure. damp and make good


Very pleased with Justin's work. He is very thorough, methodical and absolutely professional to work with. He came when he said he would and talked us through each aspect of the work. Would recommend him and use him again.

Investigate and treat damp and render wall

Damp Proofing job in Reading, Berkshire

Hi, I need some damp treated in my 2plus 1 terraced house in reading. Some of the skirting boards and door frames have rotted and the outside wall needs rendering/painting and damp course treatment. I have pictures to give you an idea of the work required.
Kind regards

Feedback for Desert Damp Proofing Ltd

I needed some rendering and Damp proof treatment taken care of at my house. The rendering was crumbling due to a bad previous job. I shopped around for quotes etc in the end I asked Povilas’s company to undertake the job. Quality of work was very...

damp in old house with new building work recently done

Damp Proofing job in Reading, Berkshire

I am looking for specialist advice.
I have recently renovated a small old farmhouse after a fire - some of it is 18th Century. The builders are not damp specialists and there is considerable damp appearing now that the work is complete. As it is an old house there are not deep foundations and the...

Feedback for Damp Investigations

Chris did an excellent job. He quickly diagnosed the problem and provided a clear report. He was a pleasure to work with and I highly recommend him.

Redo/Replace failed dpc on on two up/two down house.

Damp Proofing job in Reading, Berkshire

We are based in Southcote in Reading and the house is a 1950/60s two up two down brick house that has previously has DPC installed according to our surveyors.
That has perhaps failed and the surveyor has suggested new chemical injected DPC on the ground floor as the damp readings are between...

Feedback for dampcure

Graham was really knowledgeable and helpful. He let us know how much work was actually required (less than we expected) and was very quick in getting the job done. Would definitely recommend.

Damp in Hallway Since New Front Door Fitted/Roof leak

Damp Proofing job in Reading, Berkshire

My father-in-law owns a flat in Wokingham which has been rented out to the same tenant for 13 years. There was a leak in the roof of the hallway from which the stairs rise to her living area, which was repaired approximately 2 years ago. A new double-glazed front door was also fitted. Since that...

Feedback for Damp Investigations

Arrived punctually and carried out a thorough investigation. Produced a comprehensive report and made some useful suggestions as to how the damp problem should be tackled. Very pleased with this service.

Terrace house - internal damp

Damp Proofing job in Reading, Berkshire

I require external damp injection to my Victorian property. Where the gutter is suituated and joining next door, I have damp (black mound & damp/cold spots) on left hand side from the top floor bedroom to the lounge (internal)

I can provide photos, I believe damp proofing externally will rectify...

Feedback for EJC Total Property Maintenance

I hired Eddie and his team to install some new guttering, very quick and efficient!

I have hired Eddie once again to replace my front of house guttering, downpipe, re-point brickwork and damp seal. Very competitive on quotes and a very personable...

Penetrating damp plus large crack above door

Damp Proofing job in Reading, Berkshire

One crack requires stabilising and repairing
One bedroom external wall has penetrating damp. Rendered outside which has been repainted and sealed but we still have the problem.
House is old - 1901 single brick construction

Feedback for For Ever Homes Ltd

The work commenced within 3 days of talking to the company. The guy came on time every day and worked till late to get the job done. Our back wall was re-pointed, rendered, painted and sealed. The area was kept clean. The work finished in five days.

Damp problem

Damp Proofing job in Reading, Berkshire

We have a long standing damp problem in our living room directly above a gas fire place. As a result paint on plaster has blistered and is peeling off. Not certain where problem is coming from but would like to get sorted out as not using room. House in Caversham, Reading, Berks

Feedback for DH Damp Proofing and Plastering

After a problem communicating through the MyBuilder site initially, David got in touch, visited to discuss job and got on with doing the work all in a short time frame. He put together a solution to a long standing problem and work was done exactly...

Dpc injection

Damp Proofing job in Reading, Berkshire

Hi we need to drill and inject around 3m wide wall in the house, backup insurance certificate must be provided along with 10year guarantee.

Feedback for DH Damp Proofing and Plastering

David came to inspect the job the quote was given very quickly, and came in agreed time to do it. Very polite during communication and fair price. Will definitely use again. Thanks you Dave

Damp in hall and study

Damp Proofing job in Reading, Berkshire

There are signs of damp in my hallway and in my study and in doorway to toilet. I don't know where the damp is coming from but I need it resolved and then the hallway re-decorated. This may be an insurance job depending on the cause.

Feedback for DH Damp Proofing and Plastering

David provided a good service making good all areas that had been affected by damp. Every effort was made to keep the impact of the work to a minimum for the household though this is difficult with the amount of dust created. Clean up was good. ...

Damp proof downstairs toilet and kitchen

Damp Proofing job in Reading, Berkshire

I wanted to get my downstairs kitchen and toilet damp proofed. It is a terraced house that has had some issues over the last couple of years with a bit of what looks like rising damp in the down stairs toilet.

Feedback for DH Damp Proofing and Plastering

Very friendly and worked quickly. Listened and responded to exactly what I wanted.

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