Banks or building societies may ask for a report from an appropriately qualified person to assess and comment on a specific defect highlighted in another report carried out on a property.
structure only survey
Inspects the main structural elements of the property including roofs, walls (inc chimney stacks & rainwater goods) and floors. It also highlights any damp or woodboring insects within those elements of the building. The report also gives budget costs for the repairs identified in the survey.
full building survey
Provides a detailed inspection of all the structural elements included in the Structure Only Survey but adding windows, doors, internal & external joinery, sanitary fittings, site boundaries and the services including electrical, plumbing, heating and drainage (although we do not test services). The report also gives budget costs for the repairs identified in the survey.
we also offer:
A range of commercial surveys
Building subsidence/settlement insurance claims assistance
Planned maintenance and stock condition surveys