Indoor Air Quality assessment in Skegness

Indoor air quality assessment in skegness

Indoor air quality assessment We were invited to a dental practice in order to carry out an indoor air quality assessment. The building is situated in the residential area of Skegness and is surrounded by properties of similar use and construction. The property is situated on level ground with mature vegetation in close proximity. The [...]

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Damp investigation in Wakefield

Damp investigation in dental practice

Damp history within the property  Wakefield, a small town in West Yorkshire was our next stop. The building of interest was a dental practice in which we were requested to carry out a building inspection and damp survey. The practice is a three-storey terraced town building with brick external walls and a pitched tiled roof. [...]

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An Indoor Air Quality assessment on a residential property

Indoor air quality assessment on a residential property

History of damp in a residential property Bedfordshire was our next stop where we were instructed to carry out a building inspection and damp survey on a residential property. The purpose of our investigation was to evaluate the extent of the water damage to the property, identify the root causes of damp and recommend the [...]

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An investigation into damp found in a Dental Practice

An investigation into damp found in a Dental practice

Buildings history of damp Our next project was a dental practice situated in Kings Lynn. We visited the property in order to carry out an indoor air quality assessment. The dental practice is an end-terrace two storey town building situated in King’s Lynn town centre. The ground floor of the dental practice consists of four [...]

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Damp and Mould survey in Sheffield

Damp and Mould survey in Sheffield

History of reoccurring mould We were invited to a Dental practice and instructed to carry out a mould inspection and damp survey in Sheffield. The practice staff have reported musty and damp related odours in the kitchen area. The purpose of this inspection was to evaluate the extent of the water damage in this area. [...]

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Moulds in wind turbines and risk to employees

Wind turbines are one of those odd and unusual places where you would not anticipate a mould problem. Their  construction is of almost pure metal with synthetic coating and minimum of absorptive surfaces. In recent years  employees working on wind turbines farms have started to encounter quite significant mould contamination problems. Typically internal surfaces of the [...]

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Penetrating Damp – Mould Removal

Failures in building envelope often result in water penetration through the building construction. Water penetration into the indoor areas may not be always directly visible but can manifest itself through development of mould. In my recent investigation I have encounter such a case.  Cracking of the external render has resulted in water penetration through the [...]

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Hospital mould removal

Our recent mould removal project took us to a large newly build hospital in the Midlands area. The hospital building project was very close to completion when one of the administrative buildings developed serious mould contamination problem. I was invited to investigate firstly the roof cause of the mound problem and secondly to suggest the [...]

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Mould remediation – insufficient drying

In January last year I’ve been called to assess mould damage to a two storey detached property. The plumbing system in the dated house has suffered and failure which resulted into flooding of the whole house. This incident has happen over Christmas period and the occupier of the house was not present in the property [...]

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