Experts agree that with proper ventilation, insulation and heating, condensation can be avoided or reduced. Here are some tips on how to do this.
You can also download the 'Managing condensation and mould leaflet' for more information.
Do you need more help?
Following the tips above can help you avoid condensation in your home, but we do realise that not all damp and mould issues can be tackled by residents.
If you have a problem with condensation or mould in your home that you cannot manage, you can now call our dedicated telephone line 020 8451 8001. Alternatively, contact your housing officer/property management officer via My Account.
A warm home can reduce condensation. If you have concerns about the heating in your home you can find help and advice on our cost of living support page.
Unresolved leaks can lead to mould appearing in your home and can lead to severe damage. Please tell us as soon as possible if you see signs of a leak. We can arrange for a contractor to attend as a priority or send a surveyor if a more detailed investigation is needed.