There are several materials that can be used to protect a pitched roof. We have a team with the technical expertise and are able to provide the best materials available. Whether you are looking for a new roof on a new build, a replacement roof on an existing property or repairs and maintenance, we can provide you with a thorough assessment and expert advice.

Water Penetration

Water penetration caused by rain can become a big problem to the structure of your property. Most water penetration is caused by water seeping into the roof, chimney, parapets and other exposed parts of a building.

Our expert team can complete a thorough diagnosis to determine where the problems are and what is required to repair any damage and prevent further water penetration in the future.

Rising damp

Rising damp can cause further problems to your property if left untreated. It can effect the interior and exterior walls within your home and is normally caused either by the absence of damp proofing or the breakdown of current damp proofing course. Rising damp may also appear due to bad re-plastering and where the ground level outside is higher than the wall.

How do I know if I have a damp proofing problem?

The most visual signs are discolouration on wallpaper, skirting boards or walls, with the notorious musky smell of damp. Occasionally you may be aware of the smell but cannot pinpoint the source, in this instance we recommend expert help should be sought straight away.

The sooner the problem is found, the sooner it can be fixed and will save you money in the long run.

How can Standard Building help?

The most important aspect of seeking a permanent damp proofing solution, is to have the proper diagnosis by experienced, qualified experts in their field. Rising damp is often misdiagnosed and can come back if the root cause of the problem wasn’t found.

Our experts always take the time to find the core problem with extensive checks and then provide you with a free quotation to cure your damp problem.

Making these extensive checks means that our diagnosis will be right first time and the cost involved will result in the damp problem being cured.
Book a FREE survey with Standard Building and look forward to a damp free future.

Standard buildings were prompt with response which is always a good start and although started later than planned I was kept up to date all the way through, good communication. Top marks all round! Would use again without hesitation.

I would like to give a huge thanks to Standard Building Ltd, for the outstanding works on a landscaping and patio project at my property. Outstanding communication and speed without compromising the quality were the facts that makes me feel comfortable from the day they start the works. I highly recommend Standard Building Ltd for any works related to improvement and design of your landscaping or patio projects. GREAT WORK GUYS my family and I love the new features and beautiful spaces created by you . 10 out of 10 well done.

Drain was installed promptly and efficiently with respect for the existing surroundings. The site was left neat and tidy

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Standard Building Ltd is registered as a limited company in England and Wales under company number: 08362424
25 Lord Fielding Close Banbury OX16 1GB