Rising Dampness is caused by a lake of an effective D.P.C. in the wall
the doc is usually located around 150mm above external ground level
and can be anything impervious to water from Bluebricks,Slate, lead, bitumen,copper
the damp course is designed to stop the rise of groundwater from below ground into the superstructure.
Modern Remedial DPC products minimise the structural damage to the walling material.
remedial repair products come in the form of
Chemical and Electrical
StrucSol Dpc systems are approved for use in all masonry materials.
More often than not , the visible presence of ground salts in the wall necessitate the removal and renewal of the internal plasterwork