building valuations

 

Specific Defects Reports

 

Independent Building Surveyors  

 

Our Independent Surveyors carry out Specific Defects Reports if you have a property problem, i.e. severe dampness, woodworm, dry rot, wet rot, condensation, cracking and/or movement, etc. We also carry out structural surveys, known as residential building surveys, or commercial survey reports, together with property valuations (Note our valuations are not for bank lending but are to advise you how much we feel the property is really worth).

Contact us on free phone 0800 298 5424 for a friendly chat with a Building Surveyor.

 

 

What do the circles and ovals in our survey reports mean?

The circles and ovals are a system that we use within our structural surveys and building surveys to highlight problem areas and to help explain the issues with the property.

Black mould on a wall

Our Sketches

In addition to this if the photographs do not explain the problem well enough we also include numerous sketches that have been created especially for our surveys.

Black mould on walls

 

Examples of our surveys

We would also be glad to email you several examples of our tailor made Specific Defect Reports. We also find that Specific Defect Reports can be used where there is one problem or issue that needs resolving between the landlord and tenant.

More example surveys can be found in our Media Section

 

Please also see our specific articles on Cracking and Dampness:

Cracks in my Wall

Structural Cracking

Structural Reports

How, in our experience, Insurance Companies deal with Cracks in Properties

Dampness Articles

 

 

Independent Surveyors

If you truly do want an independent expert opinion from a surveyor with regard to valuations, mortgages, mortgage companies, surveys, building surveys, structural reports, engineers reports, specific defects report, structural surveys, home buyers reports or any other property matters please contact 0800 298 5424 for a surveyor to give you a call back.

 

Commercial Property

If you have a commercial property, whether it is freehold or leasehold then sooner or later you may get involved with dilapidation claims. You may wish to look at our Dilapidations Website at www.DilapsHelp.com and for Disputes go to our Disputes Help site www.DisputesHelp.com

 

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