What Does 2021 Bring?
Home Heroes

What Does 2021 Bring?

What Does 2021 Bring? This coming year brings with it some challenges for the world following the disaster that was 2020 but there are some interesting changes for the surveying world in 2021 and how we will all do things we will start with Home Heroes Limited and then finish with the industry in general….

Specific Defect Report
Specific Defect

Specific Defect Report

What is a specific defect report / Defect Analysis? Most of our survey reports such as Level 3 Surveys, Commercial Building Surveys are generally designed to provide advice pre-purchase or pre-lease and involve an inspection of the property as a whole.  Our defect analysis services or Specific Defect reports are usually used by people who…

Endoscopic Survey – Cavity Wall Ties / Insulation
Specific Defect

Endoscopic Survey – Cavity Wall Ties / Insulation

We’ve had a run of clients who have had a survey carried out by local residential surveyors for additional works that for whatever reason they haven’t been able to offer there client and they have come to us as we offer a full range of additional and specific defect surveys, for Damp, Drone Surveys for…

Building Conservation Accreditation Update
Historic Building Consultants

Building Conservation Accreditation Update

I posted back in July about my application for Building Conservation Accreditation (BCAS) with the RICS and I am pleased to confirm back in September following the submission and the peer interview I was successful on my first attempt. The update has been hard coming as sorting the paperwork out with the RICS has bee…

Planning for the future
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Planning for the future

The planning white paper 2020 has caused a bit of a stir since its launch with issues surrounding extra stories on properties being “permitted development” and so called RICS “Amberfield”. This post is more concerned about a single line contained within a single paragraph and the effect this will have for protecting our built heritage…