Restoration of Nic & Janet’s Stone Cottage – Adelaide.

Home restoration is never easy.  First, you need to get advice and then quotes, find a tradesman that is recommended and that will come on site as arranged.  Then you need to wade through the quotes, and check licences and seek feedback.  The process often takes a long time and… Read More

Case Study: Salt Damp Repair – Clarence Park

Case Study:  Salt Damp Repair Clarence Park Location: Clarence Park Type of Home: 1920’s Bungalow – Sandstone front, red brick to sides Project Manager: Neil Williams Issue: Severe damage to sandstone and bricks at base of the wall due to long-term exposure to salt damp. Solution: Tech-Dry rebuilt some areas of wall before injecting a new damp… Read More

VLOG: Tech-Dry SA Heritage Interview

Heritage in South Australia Tech-Dry SA and the National Trust of South Australia Recently our General Manager, Neil Williams sat down with Dr Darren Peacock, Chief Executive Officer of the National Trust of South Australia to discuss all things Heritage. Looking for some more information on how we can help… Read More

Slab Edge Dampness – It’s not Salt Damp! (but it is still a significant problem)

Slab Edge Dampness Disclaimer:  Please note this is general advice only.  The issue of Slab Edge Dampness is not Salt Damp and therefore we are not experts on this issue. We recommend involving a building inspector or engineer to assist in identifying and rectifying this problem. Symptoms of Slab Edge… Read More

Cost of Fixing Salt Damp

WHAT IS THE COST OF FIXING SALT DAMP?   We understand that there is a lot of confusion and misinformation regarding the cost of fixing salt damp.   And whilst a free inspection and quote is helpful we get that you are researching firstly to determine if it’s within your budget.   … Read More

Tips on how to choose a builder and finance your renovation

Many people approach us to fix their salt damp at the beginning of a larger renovation.  We often hear how stressful the process of renovating is and how much confusion exists on financing it.   To help alleviate some of the stress we have asked the experts at MacNab Finance for their tips… Read More