If you are interested in how moisture meters work what the role of the various types is; the true facts about moisture meters are in our 20 minute video. Our Managing Director has 40 years of experience in using meters and is one of the countries leading practitioners. He also likes to share good practice […]
A remarkable video of a thermal camera survey being carried out by our surveyor to locate areas effected by condensation. A technical explanation of the method and its value to clients is included on the video page
Damp at the base of the walls? Rising damp or not rising damp? Our experts tell you the difference
The above video is a short practical chat from a homebuyer damp survey on how to use a moisture meter…
With mouldy damp salting walls ther is rarely one cause of the problem. How do we cut through to the real causes? Watch and see.
A short video, with extensive notes on damp diagnosis and finding the hidden cause of apparent rising damp
A video of Storm Dry Cream being tested back to back from a real site in North Yorkshire – amazing
Some nuggets on the use of damp membranes to hide damp walls – how and how not!
Just because it looks like rising damp it doesn’t follow that you always need a chemical damp course. Watch and learn.
Damp meter basics – metal foil and how to use moisture profiling properly
Most damp problems are quite straightforward. But sometimes cutting edge methods are required
These are not professionally shot promotional videos; we don’t like them.
These are informative snap-shots from? real jobs and real wall tie or damp and timber surveys, given in a plain English, down to earth style. Sites in Leeds, York, Sheffield and across Yorkshire are featured here.
We hope they are helpful in giving you an insight into building preservation, what we do and how we do it.
Expert advice on wall tie installation, structural repairs and dry rot are included, along with woodworm control, tips on damp-proofing, damp diagnosis.
Our MD Bryan Hindle CSRT CSSW knocks these up at the drop of a hat, whenever he works on something you may find interesting.
Apart from showing what we do, they also demonstrate our passion for our building preservation work – we want to share it with everyone, so do please have a rummage through these, by just clicking on them. You may learn something new.
Want face to face advice on your project or at home? Call and book a survey by Bryan Hindle CSSW CSRT.
Damp, timber and wall tie surveys are available throughout Yorkshire and further afield including Leeds, Sheffield, Bradford, York, Harrogate, Wakefield, Doncaster, Selby, Skipton and Ripon too.