Saturday - Jan 19, 2019

Types Of Damp


1. Penetrating Damp

This is a concern that damages all building structures. This type of damp can cause severe destruction to properties irrespective if it does not infiltrate all the way through a wall.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

2. Rising Damp

Rising Damp is the distinct upright movement of water through an absorptive wall of a building, derived from ground water.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

3. Condensation Damp

This occurs due to the water vapour contained in the building from showering and cooking. This commonly occurs in buildings that are poorly insulated.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Damp occurs in every household, and damp prevention is better then damp cure…

For more information visit www.damptreatment.co.za.

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