dampness


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Synonyms for dampness

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a slight wetness

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The Council wishes to employ the services of an experienced Contractor to carry out timber preservation and dampness control works.
As additional studies were published, a WHO report (4) provided stronger conclusions about these associations and considered dampness as a probable cause of new asthma onset as well as exacerbating preexisting asthma.
government grant is not affected by moisture or anything else, but some 150-160 tons of wheat in one of the cargo holds suffered light dampness and mold growth as a result of shipping conditions and long shipping distance.
So, if you want to make your house look like new, solve dampness, reduce energy bills and add value to the property, get in touch with Brick Magic.
If you have a house or flat that suffers from dampness, you are more likely to have more mold," Richard Sharpe, researcher at the University of Exeter Medical School's European Centre for Environment and Human Health, told Citizen News Service.
A spokeswoman for Network Rail said: "There are many things that affect rail surfaces but dampness and leaf mulch are common at this time of year.
The dampness seems to follow high-humidity weather patterns.
People have seen enough home makeover and DIY shows to understand that dampness can literally destroy a home in a few years.
Critics also contend that subterranean waters generated from the lake formed behind the Sivand Dam, which opened a few years ago, have caused a rise in dampness.
Washington, August 31 (ANI): Depending on the age of asthmatic children, their exposure to molds or dampness in their bedroom, and the severity of their asthma, vitamin C has greater or smaller beneficial effects, according to a new study.
Summary: TEHRAN (FNA)- Findings of a new study showed that depending on the age of asthmatic children, on their exposure to molds or dampness in their bedroom, and on the severity of their asthma, vitamin C has greater or smaller beneficial effect against asthma.
Many studies have shown consistent associations between indoor dampness or mold and respiratory or allergic health effects, but causal links remain unclear.
WHO guidelines for indoor air quality; dampness and mould.
The Dutch system has been a success and now we have no dampness in the house.
On average solving boiler/heating problems costs pounds 1,064; cracks in the wall cost an average pounds 1,412, dampness costs pounds 1,334 to put right and pests easily trigger an average pounds 193 bill, says Homeserve.