Apex Damp & Timber Control has been established in the city of Norwich since 1981 and provides all works with regards to Rising-damp / Wood-worm / Dry & wet rot eradication. We cover mainly the Norwich area and suburbs but please contact us to check that we cover your area. We provide free estimates and survey reports to the Norwich area with a fast efficient service, we try to arrange surveys to reports in the post to you within five working days. All works come complete with a 30 year fully approved guarantee with insurance backed guarantees available if required. We provide these services for the general public / estate agents / building societies etc. We have found our pricing to be very competitive over the years with a high percentage of works agreed after the initial survey.
For the injection process we use a chemical called Ultraflow 2000 this is a aqueous solution of Potassium and Methylsiliconate.
We then use a Render mix during the re-plastering phase. Render Mix 3in1, this is a Waterproofer, Mortar Plasticiser and a Salt inhibitor.
For timber treatment we use Woodzone.
For details of the way we use this chemical please see our Timber Treatment section below.
Our chemical suppliers and guarantees are all provided by the top chemical providers BIOKIL CROWN who are PCA (Property Care Association) Registered + BWPDA (British Wood Preservation & Damp-Proofing associastion) Registered.
For the timber treatment side of the business there are various areas picked up on home buyers surveys reports, these normally being wood boring beetle (anobium punctatum) insect attack to either the floor boards and joists / stairs / first floor timbers / roof void timbers / garage timbers and sometimes to the really older properties death watch beetle can be active. The services we provide for this type of work are as follows