Protect your house from dampness

You leave no stone unturned while deciding for your home decoration and furnishings choosing high quality paint to expensive interiors. A trace of moisture on your walls can undo all your efforts. Especially in the rainy season when there is high vulnerability with walls to get dampness.

  • What causes dampness?

Cracks on wall give birth to dampness. Walls with constant exposure to water have propensity of getting dampness. Another reason for incoming moisture in the walls of houses is usage of poor quality paint. To save some money people opt for inferior quality paint and in turn  get dampness on walls of their home  This dampness lead to stains on the wall which eventually lead to chipping off the paint from the walls

  • Make your house damp safe

Before applying paint on walls remember to get a layer of waterproof cement done on it. Then go for a good quality paint available in the market

  • Inspect your walls before getting it painted

People usually do not investigate the health of walls before they get it painted. If you are a victim of such a habit then think again. With time walls get weaker, which is not visible externally. By investigation of walls, one can identify any symptom of dampness which at the early stage are not visible externally. Early detection of dampness can save you from spending huge money in its restoration.

  • Why Ventilation is important?

Houses with good ventilation of air tend to have lesser problem of damp walls in their house as they give way to moisture in the air to move out.

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