Damp or Condensation?????

Postby garyjones » Sat Nov 17, 2007 11:28 am

I have recently bought a 200 year old stone build cottage, (it is the end of a small terrace). Since the weather went colder I have noticed that around the windows on the top floor I am getting black spots of mildew / condensation stains.

The windows are less than 5 year old UPvC, and the windows on the lower floors are fine - no black spots!

Is the problem ventilation on the windows? Is it penetrating damp? Is it condensation?

I need help on this one as the missus is going MAD!!
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Postby dcmoore » Wed Dec 05, 2007 12:27 pm

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