Northampton - England


Northampton Property Care

Providing Northampton with professional, fast and effective woodworm treatment, damp proofing and wood rot treatment.

Whatever type of property you own, our Cardiff team of property care experts are here to provide our customers with the help they need in sustaining a safe and stable property. Our experienced property care experts have gained a wealth of knowledge to ensure they can offer effective solutions for rising damp, woodworm and wet or dry rot for your home or business premises.

Rentokil Property Care
Unit 6 - 7 Wilson Road
South Wigston
LE18 4TP

Areas covered by our Northampton Property Care Team

The Northampton branch of Rentokil Property Care covers:

  • Northampton
  • Kettering
  • Milton Keynes
  • Rugby
  • Wellingborough
  • Banbury
  • Bletchy
  • Buckingham
  • Daventry

Looking for property care solutions near Northampton but your area isn't listed? Not to worry, our nationwide service means we are always right on your doorstep.

Residential Property Care in Northampton

The Northampton team are here to provide the highest quality services to any home in and around the Northampton area.  Our Rentokil property care team can supply you with professional woodworm treatment, damp proofing and wood rot treatments to help resolve any problems now and for the future.   

We treat your home like its our very own which means you can be sure it is safe for many years to come.

    • Damp – Signs of damp are often difficult to spot, however, if you notice damage to the physical barriers such as walls or floors of your home or property then it is possible for damp to be present. Our Certified Surveyors in Remedial Treatment (CSRT) based in Belfast are experts at identifying current and potential future damp problem areas and providing tailored damp proofing treatments.
    • Woodworm – Woodworm infestations can pose a risk to properties due to timbers becoming weak and unsafe. Northampton surveyors provide local residents with an extensive woodworm survey outlining the activity level, species and extent of your wood-boring beetle problem. Treatments conducted based on the surveyors recommendations hold a 30 year woodworm guarantee so you can be assured you, your home and your family are safe.  
    • Wood Rot – When moisture levels exceed 20%, fungal growth will begin to occur; affecting the important areas of a household like joists, window frames, floorboards and timbers. Moisture levels are often increased due to poor ventilation. Our experts are specialised in identifying these problems, offering viable solutions and executing professional treatments.

Commercial Property Care in Northampton

It doesn't matter where in Northampton your commercial property is located , our local branch deals effectively with the most common of property care issues. These can vary from problems like rising damp and penetrating damp to pests such as wood-boring beetles and wet and dry rot. Repairing rot damage, damp proofing and treating woodworm within the structure of a building is second nature to us.

Our property care surveyors and technicians will make sure you are kept in the loop every step of the way.

    • Damp –  Damp Proofing for commercial buildings is needed when there is damage to the physical barrier (walls and floors) of a property. Structural issues can manifest if damp problems are left untreated, increasing the risk towards both employees and your business. Learn more »

    • Woodworm – If you see any signs of a woodworm infestation it is important to get the problem attended to immediately. Woodworms can cause structural failure within a property posing a great risk towards both employees and your business. Our Northampton team use many years of experience and expert training to identify woodworm infestations and recommend the most suitable treatment based on your requirements. Learn more »

    • Wood Rot –Dampness or wet rot and dry rot can be prevalent in buildings with poor ventilation. These problems can affect a wide variety of buildings in Northampton which if left untreated can cause structural property damage as well as posing a risk to your health when fungus starts to develop. We have professional treatments in place to help reduce the risk of wood rot issues in your property. Learn more »

Northampton Property Care

Our Northampton branch has a highly experienced team, many of whom have worked with the company for a number of years providing the highest quality local property care services with the full backing of a trusted nationwide company. The Northampton Branch of Rentokil Property Care provides you with:

  • Local knowledge
  • 60 years of experience
  • Residential property care
  • Commercial property care
  • Innovative products and the latest technology
  • Certificated Surveyors in Remedial Treatment (CSRT)

Northampton is one of the largest towns in the UK. The town centre was destroyed by the Great Fire of Northampton in 1675, caused by sparks from an open fire in a thatched cottage by the castle. The fire spread eastwards by strong westerly winds and consumed three-quarters of the town centre in 24 hours. Matters were worsened because most buildings were chiefly made of wood and covered with thatch. Local people and businesses helped to raise around £25,000 towards the rebuilding of the town centre based around the Market Square. Streets were widened and buildings made of brick and stone and tiled to prevent such devastation again. 18th and 19th century development saw much of the town rebuilt in Victorian splendour!

Northampton grew beyond the old town walls and industry grew rapidly with the mechanisation of factories by the middle of the 19th century. A third of the adult males alone were shoemakers at the time. Following the First World War, the shoe industry was increasingly in decline, despite the town's factories supplying over 23 million pairs of boots to the armed forces. The town expanded further during the 1920s and saw the erection of Northampton Power Station, which supplied electricity to areas as far away as Wolverton, until its closure in 1975. Much council housing was also built largely to the east, north and south of the town. After World War II, Northampton vastly changed. In 1959, the M1 motorway was opened to the south-west of the town and in 1968, Northampton was designated a New Town; accelerating development in the town. In the town centre, older buildings were demolished and replaced or redeveloped for other buildings. New Town status in and the M1 brought Northampton into a commuter town for London with associated modern housing.

As with the rest of the British Isles, Northampton experiences a maritime climate with cool summers and mild winters. Rainfall, at around 650 mm (26 in) per year is not high, though is often unpredictable, giving rise to flooding events such as 1998, but also short term droughts. Any property can be exposed to the risks of damage from woodworm, rot and damp, whatever its age, size or history however these kinds of problems are not always immediately obvious. In many cases it can take months or years before an issue is brought to light

Branch Manager

Name: Mark Kirk
Job Title: Branch Manager
Qualifications: CSRT and CSSW

"I have just completed 20 years with Rentokil, the last 10 as a Branch Manager, and there's not much in the realm of damp and decay I have not encountered! I have always taken pride in delivering the finest customer service whilst providing value for money."


Name: Steve Hills
Job Title: Surveyor
Qualifications: CRRT and CSSW

"I joined Rentokil in 1981 as a technician, eventually progressing to a surveyor covering the Bedfordshire, Buckinghamshire and Northampton areas. I am proud to work for the best property care company in the UK."

Certificated Surveyors in Remedial Treatment

The Certificated Surveyors in Remedial Treatment qualification is nationally recognised within the property care industry ensuring our Northampton team have the knowledge, expertise to deal with any property care issue. Quality, specialist technicians are on hand in and around the Northampton area 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 won't let you down.