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Property Care Services in Walsall

Our friendly team of trained expert surveyors and technicians based in Walsall are always on hand and regularly deal with the most common property care issues found in home in the area. We're able to provide you with professional solutions to a wide range of property care problems including:

  1. Rising Damp
  2. Penetrating Damp
  3. Condensation
  4. Woodworm
  5. Dry & Wet Rot

Our Property Care Treatments

    • Damp proofing treatment - helps to prevent water being absorbed through walls or floors into the interior of a property. Our extensive inspections are by local, qualified and experienced surveyors within Walsall. Who will diagnose the extent and type of dampness - providing recommendations for the most effective damp proofing treatments to solve the damp issue affecting your property.
    • Wet or dry rot treatment - helps to eliminate wood destroying fungus that can weaken and damages structural timbers. Our local property care experts offer professional diagnosis of the type of rot affecting the building, and will tailor a solution to protect your property from further damage. All our rot treatments carry a 30 year guarantee.
    • Woodworm treatment - helps to control woodboring beetles and their larvae in infected timbers. Our qualified surveyors will complete a comprehensive woodworm survey accessing the extent of any infestation, the species of woodworm involved and recommend targeted, effective treatment to eliminate the pest before it can spread any further.
    • Basement waterproofing & tanking - helps to transform damp basements, cellars and vaults into dry habitable spaces. Our experienced and qualified surveyors throughout Walsall, will carry out an inspection survey of your subterranean area and discuss your requirements for this space. They will then recommend suitable options and design a waterproofing system specifically to meet your requirements.
    • Condensation solutions - help to ventilate any kind of home whether apartment, bungalow or house. Replacing the moisture laden air with fresh, filtered air and maintaining humidity levels to reduce or eliminate surface condensation - the main cause of mould growth. Our experts in Walsall will provide eco-friendly and innovative solutions to ventilate your property.


Anthony Marshall - Damp, Woodworm & Rot Surveyor

Anthony Marshall

I'm passionate about what Rentokil do and i'm proud to work for the best company in the industry.

Name: Anthony Marshall
Job Title: Surveyor
Qualifications: CSRT

Areas We Cover Around Walsall

Rentokil Property Care covers:
  • Walsall
  • Palfey
  • Caldersfield
  • Caldmore
  • Birchills
  • Willenhall
  • Bilston
  • Wednesbury
  • Pool Green
  • Aldridge
  • Bloxwich
  • Brownshill
  • Essington
  • Pelsall

Walsall & surrounding area

The name Walsall is thought to mean "valley of the Welsh speakers" (referring to the Brythons, an ancient Celtic people). From the13th century Walsall was a small Market Town, until the Industrial Revolution in the 16th century, increased the population to over 86,000 people. Walsall manufactured a wide range of products including saddles, chains, buckles and plated ware, with limestone quarrying provided the town with much prosperity. Following two World Wars, Walsall underwent modernisation in the 1950’s and later in the 1970s with a new town centre being built at the expense of some medieval properties. Another era of urban regeneration occurred recently with brownfield sites being replaced with modern houses, flats and offices. Areas still under redevelopment include the Waterfront south and north, St. Matthew's Quarter and Walsall Gigaport for businesses. Properties of any age or size can become susceptible to pest problems such as woodworm or issues with condensation.

Most of the western and central parts of Walsall are densely urban areas.  In contrast, the eastern part of the borough is set in a more rural landscape with many suburban settlements. Flooding can come from surface water or groundwater such as runoff from land, raised ground level water as well as streams, ditches and small rivers like Ford brook. Excees water can be brought on by flash flooding during heavy rainfall, such as in 2014 where Walsall neighbourhoods and roads in Streetly and Aldridge were badly affected. Excess damp from flooding or prolonged heavy rains can enter through the fabric of a property leading to possible 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.

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