An excellent explaination of the nature of dampness in buildings. Find out how to diagnose a dampness problem before it gets out of hand and how to deal with it. It covers the problems of condensation and rising damp, which are generally not fully understood, even by many professional surveyors. And, importantly it explains how to distinguish them.
This book answers common problems in a simple way and explains the need to use a moisture meter to obtain reliable and comprehensive information. It will be of immediate practical use to architects, builders, surveyors, housing managers and health inspectors. It will be equally valuable to house owners and potential purchasers.