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Welcome to the Advanced Damp Blog, where we tackle all things related to damp and property care in a straightforward, easy-to-understand way. Our goal is to help you keep your home dry and healthy. From simple DIY tips to professional advice on dealing with rising damp, condensation, mould, and property issues our blog is packed with useful information. We’re here to share our expertise and guide you through the process of identifying, treating, and preventing damp in your home. Stay with us as we uncover the most effective strategies and solutions in damp proofing, ensuring your living space remains comfortable and damp-free.

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Is Rising Damp Covered By Home Insurance?

Key Takeaways: No doubt, rising damp is a scenario no homeowner wants to experience ever. Though it’s relatively rare, you will need to pay a hefty cost for treating this headache. Given that, many people wonder, ‘Is rising damp covered by home insurance?’. If you’re one of them, don’t worry;

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How to Remove Black Mould from Silicone

How to Remove Mould from Silicone Sealant

Key Takeaways: Mould growth can be a common sight in many homes across the UK. It’s found around bathrooms, kitchens, and in other rooms near windows. Mould can cause several health problems for those living with the mould in their homes. In this article, we will look at how to

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How to Remove Mould From Bathroom

How to Remove Mould From Bathroom

Key Takeaways: Causes and Identification of Mould: Bathroom mould is common due to the damp and warm conditions, especially with poor ventilation. Identifying signs like a musty smell, dark appearance on surfaces, damaged walls, unstable floors, and black spots on the ceiling is crucial.  Health Risks of Bathroom Mould: The

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Is Rising Damp Real

Is Rising Damp Real?

Key Takeaways: As a homeowner, wall dampness might be one of the major concerns to bother you. While there are multiple types of it, rising damp emerges as the most controversial one. Wondering why? Well, it’s a relatively rare phenomenon that can cause severe damage to a building’s internal walls,

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basement waterproffing

What is Basement Waterproofing: A Complete Guide 2024

To save you from all of the frustrating googling and asking around in DIY stores, we’ve put together the complete guide on all things involved with basement waterproofing. Key Takeaways: On the face of it sounds simple — nothing more than patching and sealing, surely — and yet it’s a

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how long does it take to dry plastering

How long does plastering take to dry? | UK Plastering Guide

Key Takeaways: When you want to give your home a long overdue facelift and get all of your finishes looking their best, plastering is often on your to-do list. It’s messy, time-consuming and can make you feel like you’re having to take several steps back before you can resume going

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