What services do Hill Surveyors offer?
Hill Surveyors offer a range of surveying services related to the assessment, evaluation, and management of buildings. Our services include:
Building Surveys Level 2 and 3: Assessing the overall condition of a property, identifying defects, and providing recommendations for maintenance and repairs.
Pre-Purchase Surveys: Performing detailed inspections of properties to identify any potential issues or defects before purchase, helping buyers make informed decisions.
Defect Analysis Reports (DAR): Identifying and evaluating specific defects within buildings, such as damp, subsidence, or structural problems, and providing recommendations for remediation.
Building Compliance Inspections: Ensuring that buildings meet relevant building codes, regulations, and standards, including for fire safety, disability access, and environmental requirements.
Project Management: Overseeing construction or renovation projects, ensuring compliance with regulations, quality control, and managing the project timeline and budget.
Dilapidation Surveys: Assessing the condition of a building or structure at the beginning and end of a lease, documenting any changes and potential liabilities.
Party Wall Matters: Providing advice and issuing party wall notices in accordance with the Party Wall etc. Act 1996 for properties sharing a party wall with neighbouring properties.
Planned Maintenance Programs: Developing schedules and plans for ongoing maintenance to ensure the long-term integrity and safety of buildings.
Expert Witness Services: Providing expert testimony and reports for legal proceedings, disputes, or property-related litigation.
Building Performance Evaluation: Assessing and analysing the performance and energy efficiency of buildings, providing recommendations for improvement*.
*We do offer carry out Energy Performance Certificates (EPC's) but can identify errors within them relating to property.
Regulatory Compliance Advice: Offering guidance on compliance with building regulations, planning permissions, and health and safety requirements.
Structural Surveys: Conducting in-depth assessments of a property's structure, including load-bearing elements, foundations, and stability.
Condition Monitoring: Implementing systems for ongoing monitoring and evaluation of a building's condition and performance.
Insurance Assessment: Providing assessments and reports for insurance purposes, including reinstatement cost assessments and damage evaluation.
Compliance Audits: Conducting comprehensive audits to ensure buildings comply with specific industry standards, health and safety regulations, or environmental requirements.
Fire Risk Assessments: Evaluating fire safety measures within a building and providing recommendations to improve overall fire safety.
Accessibility Audits: Assessing a building's accessibility for individuals with disabilities and providing guidance on meeting accessibility standards.
Insurance Claim Management: Assisting property owners in managing building-related insurance claims, coordinating repairs, and ensuring compliance with insurance requirements.
Heritage Building Consultation: Assessing and providing guidance on the preservation, conservation, and restoration of historic or heritage buildings.
Expert Technical Advice: Offering specialized technical advice on a wide range of building-related issues, including materials, construction methods, and industry best practices.
Planning and Building Regulation Drawings: Hill Surveyors are to assist you from concept through to completion with your planning permissions, drawings and Building Regulation drawings. Make your dream a reality today.
Lease and Title Deed Plans: Providing precise lease plans and title deeds on Computer Aided Software (CAD).