Understanding the problem correctly - first time
Detailed defect diagnosis and recommended remedial works for a wide range of building related issues including;
Internal and external wall and ceiling cracks
Incorrectly constructed new works
Component defects such as issues with windows, doors, roofs, floors
Condensation and mould growth
Plaster defects and damage
Surface water flooding and run off
Foul drainage issues
Heating and cooling
Tools of the Surveyor
Thermal imaging camera
Protimeter moisture meter
11m pole camera for roof surveys
Detailed inspections of roofs using specialist equipment
Carrying out roof and chimney inspections on tall and difficult structures and providing detailed photographs and reports on defects and general condition.
Specialist equipment includes using an 11m pole camera and a 249g Drone.
CAA Operator Identification and insured in compliance with the RICS Regulations.
Party Wall etc Act 1996
Are you having Building work carried out near your neighbours or are they going to have work carried close to you?
Provide impartial Party Wall advice
Determining the requirement and the correct Party Wall Notice that needs to be served or action taken.
Act as the Surveyor in accordance with the Party Wall etc Act 1996 as required
serve notices as required by the Act at the relevant times.
Carry out a Schedule of Condition and inspect the party wall and condition of the adjoining owner's property on completion of the works.
Design and Project Management
Intelligent design and management of building projects
Design and Management of construction projects services include;
Consultation, Cost Consultancy
Statutory and Regulatory Compliance
Preparing schedules of work and detailed specifications
Inviting competitive tenders
Preparation of JCT Contracts
Issuing letters of instruction
Pre-start and progress meetings
Valuation of works completed
Certification of payments
Issuing of Certificates at Practical Completion and Making good of Defects at the end of the Rectification period
Qualified Advisory Service
Super Prime Property Management
Caring for fine residential property
Management of individual Super Prime London Residential Properties for select landlords.
Mobilisation of reactive maintenance contractors
Regular property inspections
Insurance reinstatement works
Management of planned maintenance works including roofing, external repairs and repainting
Management of pre-tenancy property preparation works
Providing the Landlord and Tenant interface