Treat my house for wood rot »
Book a Local Rot Survey
Property Care Branches
As proud PCA members you can be sure all work carried out is of the highest quality
For 60+ years we have protected properties across the UK from woodworm, damp and rot
Rated Excellent on TRUSTPILOT Committed to customer service
We regularly deal with the most common of property care issues found in Exeter including woodworm, rising damp, condensation and wet or dry rot. Backed by the resources of a national company, we provide quality property care services, tailored to the needs of our customers from residential homes to a wide variety of businesses, large and small.
The Exeter branch of Rentokil Property Care covers:
Looking for property care solutions near Exeter but your area isn't listed? Not to worry, our nationwide service means we are always right on your doorstep.
Exeter has a variety of household types; combine this with the areas long history of flooding, you are left with a huge amount of uncertainty for the safety of your home. Over time, any household in Exeter could potentially be suffering from severe damp, wood rot or even woodworm infestations - especially properties close to the River Exe.
The Property Care Association (PCA) represents specialists who can be trusted to resolve building problems including damp, rot & water penetration.
No corporation is too big nor too small for our Exeter team of experts to deal with property issues such as rising damp, penetrating damp, woodworm and wet and dry rot. Repairing and treating these issues within the structure of a building is like second nature to us.
Our property care surveyors and technicians will make sure you are kept in the loop every step of the way.
Our Exeter team of surveyors and technicians always aim deliver the best quality, local property care services with the complete backing of a trusted nationwide company. The Exeter Branch of Rentokil Property Care provides you with:
Sat on the banks of the River Exe, Exeter is Devon’s cathedral city with a history that stretches back beyond the 11th century cathedral and Tudor buildings to Roman occupation.
Unfortunately this historic city suffered in 1942, as part of WW II Baedeker Blitz. Some historic buildings in the heart of the city were destroyed and others, including the Cathedral, were damaged. Large areas of the city centre were then rebuilt in the 1950s and 1960s. Refurbishment and urban redevelopment continues with the city basin being included as part of a £24 million redevelopment scheme. Properties of any age or size can become susceptible to pest problems such as woodworm or issues with condensation.
Exeter has a long history of flooding, which is nearly as old as its cathedral. In the 1960s and 70s after devastating flooding affected more than 1,000 properties flood defences were built. Excess damp from flooding or prolonged heavy rains can enter through the fabric of a property, potentially leading to structural damage and timber decay from penetrating or rising damp. Whilst problems such as dry rot may occur months after the wet event in voids or under floorboards which are out of everyday sight.
"I have worked for Rentokil Property Care for over 20 years in a variety of roles. With 15 years surveying experience. I am currently managing South West England & South Wales. Working as a team, our focus is to provide a high quality professional service to our customers."
"I enjoy working for Rentokil Property Care as a Surveyor, using my Building Surveyor's degree gained from Greenwich University. The major cities and towns I cover are Exeter, Barnstaple, Taunton, Wellington offering solutions to timber and damp problems in buildings "
We ensure that our surveyors and technicians are equipped with high level industry knowledge and expertise. Our Exeter surveyors possess nationally recognised property care qualifications; such as the Certified Surveyors in Remedial Treatment qualification - meaning they are able to provide you with intelligent, relevant and effective solutions to your problem. Specialist, local technicians are available in and around Exeter to help keep your home free from woodworm, wood rot and damp. With over 60 years of experience in treating rising damp, fungal decay and wood-boring beetles you can be sure we wont let you down.
"I have worked for Rentokil Property Care for 21 years as a building surveyor. I have covered Devon and Cornwall for the last 14 years and am familiar with all types of local building construction."