Roof Surveys – Drones Thanet & Canterbury
Home Buyers Survey

Roof Surveys – Drones Thanet & Canterbury

We’ve offered our Roof Surveys using Drones for just over a year and a lot has happened in that year but that’s 2020 for you. Now there are changes in legislation that come in today 31st December 2020 that do affect this service but this is good news, historically this has been totally at the…

Broadband Services
Home Buyers Survey

Broadband Services

One of the benefits of having our own survey products is that we are free to adapt and edit them as and how we wish. Early on during the Covid-19 ‘lockdown’ it became apparent that there are several changes to how people are using their properties and this is probably going to have a long-time…

Home Survey Pricing
Home Buyers Survey

Home Survey Pricing

We get a lot of calls on a weekly basis here at Home Heroes for all of the services we offer and I am not scared to admit I probably convert around 30% of the enquiries to good quality leads that move to the next phase, now in reality 30% is a horrible conversion rate…

Sneak Peak – Update
Home Buyers Survey

Sneak Peak – Update

Nothing is finalised yet but we have been using our downtime during the Covid-19 lockdown to produce some new products update our website and other important business items New Survey Templates We have been working on a new survey template which will be used by us hopefully by June 2020 and will be in full…

Home Survey Standard Delayed
Home Buyers Survey

Home Survey Standard Delayed

The RICS Home Survey Standard was due to become a requirement for RICS regulated firms as of June 2020 given the issues surrounding the “COVID-19” outbreak the decision has been made to postpone this until the 1st December 2020 more details can be read here. At Home Heroes Limited we are still busy working on…

Is a RICS Homebuyer Report Right For You?
Home Buyers Survey

Is a RICS Homebuyer Report Right For You?

Any self-respecting homebuyer conducts site visits and inspections before purchasing a property. The mandatory mortgage valuation report is a step in the right direction, but this is only a brief overview of what might affect the value of the property. What it isn’t is a more comprehensive survey, such as the one offered by the…

What’s a mullion I thought that was a muntin? isn’t that a glazing bar? so whats a transom?
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What’s a mullion I thought that was a muntin? isn’t that a glazing bar? so whats a transom?

In what is the second of our term explanations in as many hours, In the surveying world, it really isn’t hard to get confused by the terminology and it’s getting worse with Americanisation happening throughout the surveying world, thanks to popular American and Canadian property shows such as Holmes on Holmes and Property brothers! One…

Pole Cam –  Residential Surveys etc.
Home Buyers Survey | Home Heroes

Pole Cam – Residential Surveys etc.

Our aerial inspection camera (Pole Cam) enables detailed views of hard to reach areas. It is a favourite of building inspectors, surveyors, roofers and contractors. The camera produces high-quality pictures and videos which can be streamed to multiple mobile devices with an option to save them for future reference. They are often referred to as…

RAG Rating what are the benefits?
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RAG Rating what are the benefits?

Rag Ratings In Property Reports At Home Heroes Limited we use Red, Amber, Green Ratings (RAG) all the time, be it within project documentation, risk registers, surveys and specific defect reports.  The main thing about RAG rating systems are that we are consistance throught a project, survey or register with the levels we are asigning…