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Damp Proofing in Southampton

Peter Cox is a reputable and reliable property preservation company offering a wide range of services including the likes of damp proofing, woodworm treatment, condensation control and basement water proofing, with an emphasis on delivering good quality workmanship.

With exemplary experience spanning 6 decades, we have the necessary knowledge of a variety of different damp proofing treatments for both domestic and commercial properties.

If you suspect you may have damp in your property, why don’t you visit our Ask The Expert page, or alternatively book your FREE survey.

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property preservation services in southampton

Our local Southampton experts can offer effective solutions for a range of damp proofing and timber treatments to keep your property free from mould, woodworm and rot.

Places we cover in the Southampton area include: Maybush, Sholing, Woolston, Maidenbury, North Stoneham, Eastleigh, Chilworth and Portswood, Ocean Village, Thornhill, Netley, Butlocks Heath, Totton and Chandler’s Ford.

Southampton’s wettest month like the rest of the UK is January with an average of 80mm of rain. It is vital that properties have the correct protection against the likes of penetrating damp especially in months with high amounts of rain. Penetrating damp can lead to other damp issues such as wet rot, damp plasterwork, increased heat loss, musty smells, and unsightly water damage on either or both the outside and inside of a property.

Heavy amounts of rain has also brought floods to Southampton in the past, causing businesses to close due to water flooding their properties. Our Peter Cox DryWall Thermotek can be used in conjunction with our mortar treatment to increase the flood resistance of masonry, making it particularly effective at repelling flash floods. Find out more about our Flood Restoration Service.

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just want to express my thanks to your surveyor. His advice was very good and fortunately prevented us from paying a lot of money to a very disreputable firm for problems we did not have.We will certainly recommend your firm to everyone you know. – G Youngsmon

Southampton is the largest city based in the county on Hampshire, famous for The Mayflower, the famed ship that set sail carrying the Pilgrim’s fathers to America.

Southampton is also famous for the success of what we know today as the ‘fish finger’. Clarance Birdseye tested herring sticks and cod sticks on shoppers in Southampton. The fish sticks were a major success with the customers and rolled out across the country.

The city is home to the second largest container port in the country and is one of the busiest cruise terminals. Located 10 miles inland, the port lies between the rivers Test and Itchen and the head of the Southampton Water – the mile-wide drowned valley.