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Dry Rot Caused Huge Damage in this House

Our CSSW-qualified surveyor quickly found the cause of this excessive dry rot. The downpipe to the front bay was found to be disconnected, and water ingress from this was the cause of the dry rot.                      Excess moisture penetrated the building fabric and absorbed by the […]

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Extensive Dry Rot Damage Caused by Poor Sub Floor Ventilation

Premier Contractors were asked to investigate damage to floorboards and staining to downspouts and gutters. Our CSRT-qualified surveyors found True Dry Rot and identified the cause as a lack of sub floor ventilation. Leaks from the gutters have created excess moisture which has penetrated the fabric of the building causing an outbreak of True Dry […]