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Don’t Allow Rising Damp to Cause Problems in Your Home

Rising damp is a common cause of dampness in homes, and functions by way of groundwater moving into the structure via capillary action. This can occur in any wall that is in contact with the ground, and it will continue to become damp as the moisture rises up. As you might expect, this can lead to a number of problems, both in terms of damage to your home and health risks. Firstly, it will affect the appearance of your walls, causing paint to flake or wallpaper to peel, in addition to tidemark Read more [...]
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How can a good concrete garage add value to your home?

A well-constructed concrete garage, whether converted into an additional room or for storage can add financial value to your home. This is because, according to leading estate agents, families still consider a garage a vital component when buying a new property. If you are looking to develop your garage, there are a few things to consider in order to maximise the financial return. These points include the potential, the location, and the price of your house and how this could impact on people’s Read more [...]