root damaged wall from a leaking flashing

Leaking flashing and root damaged wall

Leaking flashing and root damaged wall

The video blow shows the damage that was causes by a leaking led flashing.

The rain water had been leaking onto the top of the brickwork causing damp and the external render to crack because of the Leaking flashing and root damaged wall.

At some point a seed from a ‘Buddleia‘ had started to grow in the brickwork of the chimney with the roots seeking out moister and creeping down through the bick-work causing damage to:-

The mortar joints

Root damaged wall

External render

Flat roof to a ground floor extension (not in video)

Plaster board ceiling

Kitchen cabinets.

It cost thousands to repair all the damage causes. If the Leaking flashing and root damaged wall had been looked at sooner it would have cost less than £200.

So if you fear a Leaking flashing and root damaged wall could be happening call us out straight away so the damage doesn’t cost thousands. Prevention is always more cost efficient that cure.

Below is the same wall that has been cleaned in preparation to start rebuilding then restoration works can begin on the ground floor roof structure and covering and then the internal works can begin…. and all this from a Leaking flashing and root damaged wall….

Although we are going into winter as I post this and I start focusing more on boiler servicing and repairs you can still contact me for the other services we provide including plumbing. heating, drainage and building maintenance….even for repairing a Root damaged wall from a Leaking roof flashing

I hope you liked the videos about the Root damaged wall from a Leaking roof flashing that I posted above.

To book a survey or appointment to have anything from gas boiler repairs, to new bathrooms or general building and maintenance please call me on 07831 564351 and I will help you out.

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