The historic City of Chichester lies at the foot of the South Downs and is the county town of West Sussex.There has been a settlement here since Roman times and with its 12th Century cathedral, renowned Chichester Festival Theatre and Georgian shopping centre, the city has evolved into a cosmopolitan and lovely place to live, coming third on The Sunday Times Best Places to live list for the South East in 2016.


If you are lucky enough to live or be planning to live in Chichester and your property has a problem with damp, timber decay or woodworm, you really must contact one of the most established and reputable property preservation companies in London, Surrey and the Home Counties – Tapco HomeDry. We have been trading continuously since 1971 and specialise in treating all problems with damp, whether it is rising from the ground floor or coming through the roof or the walls. We also specialise in eradicating all forms of timber decay, including the destructive and insidious Dry Rot Fungus (Serpula lacrymans), and any of the many species of woodworm.

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A Tapco HomeDry, Propert Care Association (PCA) qualified damp and timber surveyor will carry out a thorough survey of the property and test to determine the exact cause of any defects. You will be issued with a very detailed report, images and floor plan, specifying our findings and recommendations for any remedial works required.

If your damp or decay problem has been caused by building defects we can carry out every aspect of property maintenance, including structural wall strengthening, cavity wall tie replacement, and CCTV drain surveys and repairs, including structural resin lining.

All our technicians are highly trained and skilled to deliver work completed to the highest standards. We are long term members of the Property Care Association (PCA), Trust Mark (Government Endorsed Standards) and an appointed Which? Trusted Trader. Your property will be covered by our long established 20 year guarantee, which can be protected by the very respected Guarantee Protection Insurance, so don’t compromise – call us first.

We also cover the surrounding areas of Bognor Regis, Littlehampton, Hayling Island, Selsey, Portsmouth and Waterlooville.

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