Advice Hub: Roofs

Roofs are a common problem in the surveys we undertake. Whether they are flat, pitched, tiled, slate, thatched, each comes with its own unique character and potential problems. These articles look at the problems we have encountered with roofs and how you can prevent them with good maintenance. We also address the problems caused when extensions are added to properties and the roofing joins don't work well causing damp problems in property.

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Asbestos in houses

Asbestos is identified in quite a few of the properties in which we undertake surveys. We particularly find it in those houses that were built between 1930 and 1980 and older flat conversions. Asbestos can appear in the most unlikelyFind out more

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Surveying during Coronavirus

Are surveyors and valuers still doing surveys during the UK lockdown caused by COVID-19? Yes. Government guidelines permit surveyors to carry on surveying and inspecting houses during the COVID-19 crisis. What do the Government guidelines for surveyors say? The guidanceFind out more