Interstitial Condensation is the main cause of mould in Irish buildings. All condensation can cause uncontrolled mould and bacteria growth, rotting of wood components, corrosion of metal components and/or a reduction in the thermal insulation’s effectiveness.
Poor building construction or architectural design can lead to these problems along with unwanted water ingress or introduction of moisture though daily household activities such as showering or cooking.
While also being unsightly, mould can have significant impact on health through respiratory problems and can be particularly troublesome for asthma sufferers. Grove Environmental Solutions are experienced in eradicating mould from buildings through controlled processes preventing further spread and medium term removal of mould growth.
It is important to note that mould will return if the underlying problem is not dealt with, whether it be unexpected water ingress or poor building construction. We have sufficient experience and building knowledge to help you solve these problems and would be delighted advise you further.
Industrial Roofing & Cladding
Grove Environmental Solutions specialise in the overhaul of ageing asbestos roofs.
Frequently Asked Questions
What is asbestos?
Asbestos is the name for a group of natural occurring mineral fibres which are strong and both heat and chemically resistant. Due to these properties, asbestos was commonly used in the past as insulation and fire proofing.
What is the risk from asbestos?
The risk associated with exposure to asbestos relates to the possibility that the fibres within the asbestos containing material (ACM) can become released into the air and are then inhaled.
Is asbestos banned?
It is now prohibited to use, re-use, sell or supply asbestos or asbestos containing materials or products. However products or materials containing asbestos, which were already installed or in service prior to the prohibition.