Damp and timber surveyor

our damp and timber surveyor Mr Nigel Foster CSRT
N Foster CSRT

Our damp and timber surveyor has been approved and trained by


  • Damp and timber Surveyor’s course in remedial damp and timber treatments.
  • Installation operative’s course in remedial damp and timber treatments.
  • Specification and installation of Curator G moisture sensors.
  • Tanking systems course.
  • Certificate in Timber Infestation Surveying.
  • Health and safety and law module.
  • Certificated Surveyor in Remedial Treatment.
  • ITC course in using an infrared camera in buildings.

Work Experience

  • Inspections using electrical and chemical meters.
  • Salt analysis of masonry samples.
  • Timber decay inspections and drill testing timber.
  • Constructing and installing moisture sensors
  • Installing and monitoring RH sensors
  • Installing dry rot sensors and monitoring
  • Designing and installing epoxy resin structural repairs.
  • Treating and consolidation of artwork support.
  • Infrared inspections for dampness and insulation failures.
  • Consultancy work for National Museum for Scotland and Mansfield Traquair Centre.
  • Inspection report for NTS for Hutchison Hall, Glasgow
  • Extensive knowledge of how to use Boron in timber treatment and carrier limitations.