We can perform a comprehensive architectural survey of your residential property in order to help you identify potential problems and provide recommendations on how to address them before embarking on any property developments such as home extensions and loft conversions.
which basically means taking measurements of the existing so that we can start planning for the proposed works, but also because it is essential to have it surveyed to ensure that it is safe to use or alter, structurally sound, and free from serious defects. A building survey can also
Why Do You Need a Residential Building Survey?
A building survey is an essential part of the property refurbishment or upgrading process, whether it’s loft conversions, change of use or other significant improvements. It can help you make informed decisions and avoid costly mistakes. Here are some reasons why you need a residential building survey:
- Identify Structural Issues: A building survey can identify any structural problems that may exist in the property. This includes issues with the roof, walls, floors, and foundation.
- Highlight Potential Problems: A building survey can also highlight potential problems such as dampness, infestation, and defective plumbing or electrical systems, which may affect your home improvement plans.
- Ensure Compliance with Building Regulations: A building survey can ensure that your property complies with building regulations and other legal requirements.
- Provide Recommendations: A building survey can provide recommendations on how to address any defects or problems found during the survey, giving you a clear plan to follow for your refurbishment / change of use.
We always consult with you about a mutually convenient date for us to come and do the architectural survey.