Help How Long Should I Allow Ceiling and Walls to Dry out Following Leak


Postby jbolo » Thu Jun 16, 2016 11:39 am

The upstairs flat had a leak from the toilet sealant which was ongoing for just over a week. The ceiling has a crack, there is wall sweating, bubbling of the ceiling(slightly) & a tiny bit of mould.

How long should I let this dry out before I redecorate and how long before I get someone in to takeout part of the ceiling to redo. It actually looks worse than the images.

Thanks
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Postby lets have a look » Tue Jun 21, 2016 6:06 am

the ceiling looks just damp,give it a few more day's and paint it with stain stop
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