Give us a call to help you with your dry or wet rot problem, I am also aware of some conflicting opinions, and I will quickly clarify your concerns.
A Dry and wet rot infection is relatively simple to bring under control. By cutting off the fungus water supply quickly, but there may be reasons for the delay in drying out and is why timber treatment is used.
The first stage is to investigate with attention to the structural timbers, and these should be drill tested, where possible to find the extent of the rot. Once the area of the infection has been exposed, it will also confirm the water source.
After which it is possible to cost for repairs and reinstatement, but generally, clients want to keep the two processes together, this is why a dual costing is based on previous experience are given.