Identifying and solving building problems environmentally without the use of chemicals
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EBS Ltd provides independent scientific advice and analysis on biological (mould & mite) contaminants in buildings.
Detailed recommendations and specifications can be provided for the long-term solution of any problems discovered...
Dry rot and wet rot are the most common forms of decay in buildings in the UK.
The chemical constituents forming the timber are broken down by the metabolism of the fungi, reducing the strength of the timber until it is structurally compromised. EBS Ltd provides independent advice on decay in buildings.
The most common insects that cause decay to timber in buildings are Woodwormand Deathwatch Beetle. Hatching larvae tunnel into the timber creating galleries, and this tunneling causes structural damage.
EBS Ltd will provide unbiased and informed advice that you can trust on what treatment if any is needed...
Rising Damp is a well-known problem in older buildings. Moisture rises up the wall by capillary action depositing salts and damaging the wall finishes.
However, dampness may be due to other reasons such as penetrating damp and condensation...