Damp and Mould Specialists Sheffield

Damp and Mould Experts in Sheffield

If you have discovered mould growing in your wardrobe, damp patches on your ceiling or anything else related to poor ventilation within your property, our damp and mould specialists based near Sheffield can help.

Cornerstone offer an all-encompassing solution that not only finds the root cause of damp and mould through our diagnosis and investigation team, but we also offer damp proofing and mould removal services throughout the city. As mould experts with more than three decades of experience in damage mitigation and identifying causes of damp and condensation, we use state-of-the-art technology and equipment to get your property back to full health.

Mould Damage Specialists Sheffield

We have experience in dealing with private sector properties that are looking for an emergency support system as well as public sector and commercial properties seeking comprehensive damp proofing services in Sheffield. Ensuring that you reside in a healthy living environment is absolutely paramount to your family’s wellbeing, as damp and mould can cause severe health issues if not dealt with appropriately.

In order to resolve the damp related issues, it’s important to have as much information as possible about the damage before the investigation is undertaken. Cornerstone complete a thorough check of your property and prepare a report using our specialist PropertyMOT software which provides you with credible information needed in order to take the right course of action – our experts act rapidly and provide comprehensive treatment to all types of mould.

Our Approach to Damp and Mould Issues in Sheffield

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Mould and Damp Investigation

Bringing Cornerstone on board to undertake a damp and mould investigation will result in a site inspection and the provision of a clear, understandable and detailed technical report on the problem itself including a thorough and fact-based investigation into the root cause.

To assist the investigation process Cornerstone offer a Remote Monitoring service of internal atmospheric conditions. This, along with a detailed structural moisture survey, clearly identifies the existence of condensation, how it is primarily driven and if there are any supporting structural defects.

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Prevention Strategies

After an investigation to your damp and mould issues, we outline in your report a range of strategies to prevent further growth and techniques for condensation control. Our damp specialists provide independent and expert advice for both residential and commercial properties in Sheffield that are seeking ways on how to prevent damp problems and effective prevention measures.

We provide recommendations and offer solutions for improved ventilation, moisture control and insulation, whilst providing un-biased guidance on things such as building materials, condensation problems, techniques that help minimise mould and damp risks.

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Remediation and Removal

Each property is unique with their damp and mould problems, which means you may require a tailored removal solution. Cornerstone deploy a thorough mould removal service in Sheffield that targets mould-infested materials and indirectly affected areas using state-of-the-art technology and solutions.

Using off-the-shelf ‘mould removal’ products will not prevent mould from growing in the future, which is why you should look for comprehensive Sheffield damp proofing specialists to offer a solution that will remove it for good.

Did You Know?

​2 people active for 16 hours can produce 1.5 – 1.7 litres of moisture in the atmosphere and 4 – 5 people asleep for approximately 8 hours, generates between 1.3 – 1.6 litres.

Mould Remediation Sheffield – FAQs

The majority of mould and damp problems can be left undiagnosed for an extended period of time which will ultimately lead to an unsafe living environment. The following FAQs are just the tip of the iceberg when it comes to understanding mould and damp in Sheffield, however it will give you a basic outline on how to approach condensation-related problems.

How does mould grow in properties throughout Sheffield?

Some mould damage will occur from building faults such as rising damp, wood rot, plumbing leaks and water ingress. Other outbreaks can be caused by human activity around the home such as bathing, cooking, washing and drying clothes. Even small amounts of moist air can build up without proper ventilation that can allow condensation and damp to occur.

Mould will feed on cold surfaces such as wallpaper, adhesives, paints, fabrics and other materials in order to grow and reproduce and, some can take between 4-12 hours to germinate and 1-12 days for it to colonise the area, depending on the types of mould spores and the prevailing conditions.

How can you prevent damp and mould in your Sheffield home?

Poor maintenance of a property is often the root cause problem, but ensuring you have effective ventilation in your home will stop or slow down a lot of the issues caused by daily life. Speak to our experts today to fully understand the current ventilation capabilities in your home. If the issue becomes severe and you are concerned, our property care specialists help you.

What to do if you have damp or mould in your property?

Cornerstone has been dealing with mould and damp in the Sheffield area for many years and will be able to advise on the appropriate measures to get your property back to its former condition. We have a wealth of experience from a variety of different property issues so can create unique solutions for your issues and ensuring minimal disruption.

Do you provide a range of mould, damp and condensation services in Sheffield?

Yes, we provide a range of mould, damp and condensation services in Sheffield. Utilising a nationwide network of surveyors, removers and mitigators, Cornerstone are able to provide an all-encompassing package to those in areas such as:

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Trusted Damp & Mould Company in Sheffield

Damp, condensation and mould are symptoms of a more severe problem within your property. Using SMART knowledge, industry-leading experts and state-of-the-art technology, we can help with penetrating damp, black mould growth and other types of condensation problems. Whether you work in public sectors such as social housing for local councils to make sure you comply with the Homes (Fitness for Human Habitation) Act 2018, or a private landlord that is legally bound to ensure the safety of their tenants from internal atmospheric issues, Cornerstone can help.

With over 3000 damp surveys undertaken in recent years, our fully trained experts are proud to offer an independent, comprehensive solution in Sheffield and surrounding areas! We’re also passionate on educating people in Sheffield about the root cause, common problems and how to effectively deal with it through our training sessions.

Submit an enquiry form with our mould specialists in Sheffield

If you need further information on damp, damp proofing or mould problems in your home, get in touch with our local experts today.

Submit an enquiry form with our mould specialists in Sheffield

If you need further information on damp, damp proofing or mould problems in your home, get in touch with our local experts today.

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Cornerstone Management Services Ltd
5 Ash Court, Engine Lane
Moorgreen Industrial Park
Newthorpe, Nottingham
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