When a building is constructed, a damp proof course is installed
in the walls to prevent any rising damp.
However when this course does not exist or becomes
damaged, moisture will travel up walls to a height of
normally 1 metre.
Rising damp can easily be mistaken for other damp
related problems and calls for specialist identifying
Burns Property Care have qualified specialists in treatments
for rising and penetrating damp.
The many options to treat rising damp can be: