How to get rid of damp

How to get rid of damp?

The team at London Damp Company have been surveying and damp proofing for over 20 years and have practically experimented nearly every possible damp cure treatment over this time. As a damp proofing specialist, we needed to understand how moisture works to be able to guarantee that I could get rid of damp. Before it…

Winter Is Coming, prevent damp this winter

Winter Is Coming

We have some pretty severe winter weather in the UK, and every year it seems to get worse – more rain, more wind, more frost and floods. Our properties, especially the older Victorian, Edwardian, or Georgian London homes, weren’t built with these conditions in mind, and therefore can suffer terribly throughout the darker months. In…

Damp in Venice

Damp in Venice

It’s well and truly winter, time for some Londoners to start thinking of a trip to Venice. In February it’s time for the annual carnival, which is a nice way to stave off the seasonal chill. But before that, the city is quieter and less crowded, and you’ll pretty much have it to yourself. Be…

Why is Your Cellar Damp?

Why is Your Cellar Damp?

A cellar can be a versatile room, giving you extra storage space or an extra bedroom or living room. However, cellars frequently have problems with damp, especially if they’re situated on a flood plain, as are so many houses in West London. Cellar damp is a common problem in London homes, but with basement tanking…