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What Is Dry Rot?

Dry rot is a term used to describe a type of wood rot known as Serpula Lacrymans. It is a  fungi/fungus which digests the part of the wood that gives it its strength. The wood of such components leaves it in a brown brittle state, unsafe for your property.

Dry rot is a serious problem across properties in Dumfries & Galloway and surrounding areas such as Moffat, Lockerbie, Dumfries, Annan, Castle Douglas, Thornhil, Gretna,Langholm and even as far as Carlisle and Glasgow. What makes dry rot dangerously, is its ability to spread like fire through a property, destroying the timbers it gets near.

Timber accounts for anywhere up to 66% of the main core of a house, a wood rot outbreak is an issue that should not be overlooked. Left untreated the structural of your property may be under great threat, resulting in the failing of the property’s structure and strength.  At Fixrot.co.uk we deliver an effective solution, up first by undertaking a dry rot survey followed by removing the dry rot and preventing the regeneration of the outbreak, carefully and professionally. If you are having a problem with treating dry rot request a survey online.