There is certainly no shortage of things to do in Greenwich as it is one of the most historically rich areas of the city and just eight minutes from Central London. Greenwich is home to the National Maritime Museum, the Royal Observatory with the Prime Meridian Line, and the tea clipper Cutty Sark. You can enjoyThames Clippers boat services, relax in the magnificent Greenwich Park or walk up on top of the hill to embrace the view of the Thames and the whole city. Shopping and savouring street food is a joy at Greenwich Market.
If you are considering buying a property in Greenwich you may have been advised by your surveyor or lender to obtain a damp or timber survey, or both. It is possible that a problem may have been detected like a damp wall, springy floor or even evidence of wood boring insects (woodworm). First you should enquire if there has been any previous damp or timber treatment carried out and establish whether a current valid guarantee is in existence.
Tapco HomeDry has been established for over 45 years and can send a qualified timber and damp surveyor to carry out a thorough survey, prior to exchanging contracts. You will quickly receive our detailed report together with any recommendations for remedial works to return the to a sound condition and free of damp and timber decay. Remember that if any defects were to be found it is common practice to negotiate a reduction to cover the costs
The priority always is to ensure that a property is well maintined and free from any damp and timber defects. Tapco HomeDry is recognised as one of London, Surrey and Home Counties most respected and thorough specialists in treating problems with rising damp, penetrating damp, water damage, dry rot and woodworm. 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 offer an extensive range of services to check the general condition of the property, including the roof coverings, rain water goods, external rendering, brick pointing and all other items that may cause internal damp. Tapco Homedry can carry out every aspect of property maintenance including structural wall strengthening, cavity wall tie replacement, condensation control, CCTV drain surveys and repairs, including structural resin lining.