Condensation Dampness – A thorn in the side of old houses! Condensation dampness is incredibly common throughout homes, especially in the colder winter months. Both new and old homes can suffer from condensation dampness, though the construction techniques used in older homes make them especially susceptible. Any form of dampness can be stressful for a… Continue reading
Learn more about Penetrating Damp Penetrating Damp can occur in both old and new houses. However, the building techniques used to build pre-1920s houses can often lead to more challenges with dampness. Damp and condensation can occur for a number of reasons and in this guide, we are going to help you identify penetrating damp… Continue reading
How do you fix damp in an old house? The Damp & Moisture Dilemma How do you fix damp in an old house? Unfortunately, despite all their beauty and elegance older houses are often terribly prone to dampness and moisture. Old construction methods combined with 100 years of patches and fixes have often left period… Continue reading
Hey! My name is Meghan, a long-suffering, passionate owner of an old house. Having personally experienced the joys and challenges of owning an old house, I am here to share my knowledge, insights, and practical tips and hopefully inspire others to embark on their own historic home restoration journeys.
I guarantee that the charm and character of an old home will easily out do any of the challenges you will face.