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Leaky Home Repairs

If you have a leaky home or a leaky building that needs repairing or recladding, you need to call Rueben at Sure Coat, Auckland’s no.1 leaky home repairs specialist.

The Epidemic

Leaky homes have become an epidemic in Auckland and throughout New Zealand. The biggest issue is, a leaky home is detrimental to your health, not to mention your financial wellbeing.

The key to leaky homes is addressing them before the moisture gets so bad that it eventually results in major house structural failure and consequently a large unwanted leaky home repair bill. This moisture in your building fabric provides the perfect environment for mould and this can result in serious health issues for the entire family.

Sure Coat Puts Leaky Homes Right

Unfortunately, the leaky home repair industry is saturated with advisers, architects and contractors – all people looking to make a dollar. A complete recladding of your home can involve a lot of unwanted fees than a targeted repair option.

Auckland-based Sure Coat understands that not all home owners can afford a complete reclad. On the other side of the coin, we understand that a quick paint job over obvious exterior plaster cracks, will not prevent moisture from damaging your home.

Our objective is to table all of the leaky home repair options to our clients and discuss the benefits and costs of each option. We’ll help you make the best decision for your home and your family that’s within your budget.

How to Identify a Leaky Home

As mentioned above, the key to a leaky home is to address the problem sooner rather than later. So how can I tell if I have a leaky home? Below are just some of the tell-tale signs that might make you a likely candidate for leaky home repairs.

·         Plaster cracks

·         Loose and floppy plaster

·         Leaking around windows and doors

·         Water staining on carpet or interior walls

·         Dampness, mould or musty smells

·         Swelling of skirting boards or window sills

·         Flaking plaster or paint