Rising damp is when moisture rises up through a permeable wall structure
The water often rises through pores within walls and floors which are known in the trade as capillarity. Damp Proofing Experts have helped solve rising damp in many homes, and we offer a wide range of specialist treatments in many properties.
As previously mentioned, rising damp occurs when moisture or water rises through a wall surface and rises until it is able to evaporate, or it is no longer able to move. Rising damp tends to affect rooms on the ground floor and basement rooms.