How to repair damp walls

Good morning.

My kitchen wall is showing damp marks. I have washed with sugar soap but the marks are still showing.

What should I do please.

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May 15, 2017
Repairing damp walls
by: Shawn


The only way to fix your damp wall problem is to find where the dampness is coming from and to stop it.

Your dampness can be due to a number of things including a leaky roof or walls that do not have a proper vapour barrier.

Once the cause is rectified then the wall itself may need to be repaired or replaced. Followed of course by sanding, primming, sanding again and then painting.

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