Building Surveying

Whether on site with new building work or part of the ongoing care of existing buildings, our Building Surveying team provides professional advice on all aspects of property and construction. We offer advice throughout all the stages of a building’s lifecycle: Design, Maintenance, Repair, Refurbishment and Restoration.

Acting as Building Surveyors, our tasks typically involve:

Project work

  • Submitting planning applications and advising on property legislation and building regulations
  • Design and specification
  • Contract administration

Professional Work

  • Carrying out feasibility studies
  • Undertaking pre-acquisition surveys
  • Determining the condition of existing buildings, identifying and analysing defects, including proposals for repair
  • Advising on energy efficiency, environmental impact and sustainable construction
  • Advising on the management and supervision of the maintenance of buildings
  • Advising on the preservation/conservation of historic buildings
  • Carrying out schedules of dilapidations and negotiating scope of works and financial settlements
  • Assessing re-build costs for insurance valuations