RICS HomeBuyer & Building Surveys
We provide a range of RICS structural commercial and domestic Building Surveys and condition reports for a range of domestic and commercial clients. Our Chartered Building Engineers and Surveyors are experts with a wealth of experience in both residential and commercial buildings from as little as £395. New lease? condition records are key to ensuring you exit your lease efficiently.
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Damp Survey's & Assessments
Damp and mould are caused by excess moisture. Moisture in buildings can be caused by a number of sources such as leaking pipes, defective guttering and is often common in basements or ground floors. Defects such as cold bridging can also occur in the most modern of homes and offices. Often as a result of incorrect installation of manufacturers products. We would always recommend an RICS Specialist Survey for honest independent advice. Timber and mould contractors often have a vested interest?
Fire Risk Assessments
Our fire expert has a number of years senior service within one of the UK's top Fire and Rescue Service and is also a Chartered Engineer. With a wealth of knowledge in fire behaviour in buildings and experience of dealing with insurance and risk assessment. We can provide a comprehensive Fire Engineering Service to a range of clients. Please enquire for more information, our team will get back to you in a matter of hours.
Party Wall Act Notices
We have a wealth of knowledge when it comes to party wall matters. We can undertake all Party Wall Act roles on behalf or our clients. We always look to represent our clients to the highest of standards. Our team are trained by the Faculty of Party Wall Surveyors, the UK's leading organisation within the profession.
Asbestos Surveys & Sampling
Our team are able to provide a range of services in relation to Asbestos. We can visit your site to take samples and have them analysed by the lab for confirmation. Or undertake full Asbestos Surveys - types 1-3. We also provide asbestos management plans for organisations and arrange removal of low risk asbestos in accordance with the HSE's requirements.
Wide Range of RICS Surveying Services
Professional Witness & Mediation
Our experts and relationships mean that we can offer a range of professional reports to present in court or matters of mediation or arbitration. We can also present cases in court for our clients or represent them in meditation or conduct mediation. Our principal partner is trained and qualified in alternative dispute resolution from the Chartered Institute of Arbitrators and studied in their headquarters in London.
Landlord Dispute & Dispute Resolution
We appreciate that entering into any form of lease or licence can be confusing and complicated. UK property law is complex. Here at GTA we can advise you on the best form of lease and/or resolve your lease issues. Contact our team to get a fresh and up to date perspective on your position and/or options. Re-gearing a lease can open up savings and often improve current lease terms.
Project Cost & Quantity Surveying
Need to understand the cost of your project? Our internal QS Service is equipped to provide you with a project cost estimate. This can range from a full material and labour breakdown to a high level assessment and project range prediction. We are also experts at reducing project cost. We can value engineer your project and recommend alterations to make the project budget more viable.
Environmental Building Improvements
Our team are able to provide a complete turnkey solution for your home or business. We can provide a range of solar PV and Electric Vehicle charging points. We obtain all planning consent, liaise with your suppliers and provide a full cost and payback plan to see if your investment has the right payback period. This is often carried out in two phases, design and installation.
Commercial Kitchen Design
Our experts have a range of commercial kitchen experience. From refurbishments to new installations. The design and installation of your commercial kitchen is key to a cost effective and proficient kitchen management. We will ensure all environmental and regulatory standards are met in the design process.
Managed Drain CCTV Surveys
Our Engineering team can provide CCTV drainage surveys and reports along with recommendations and costs for repair or alterations. A chartered engineer will oversee any project and will ensure that you are provided with a complete report and footage along with any other information required, such as site drawings and recommendations for repair and any associated costs.
Specialist Engineering Services
We offer a range of engineering solutions through our Chartered Engineers. Water, Controls, Electrical, Fire & Environmental engineering solutions to name just a few. Call our team to see if we can provide the services you require. Our team will do our best to provide a solution or service to meet your needs.
Maintenance Contract Writing
We are experts in procuring maintenance contracts for clients with small or large portfolios. Our team of technical experts can put together a full specification for the provision of maintenance services. From minor repairs contracts to specialist mechanical and electrical term contracts, we are here to help. Our team can provide an and to end process or simply the technical aspect.
Asset Tagging & Inventory
Asset tagging and asset inventories are key to managing a large corporate estate. Our Engineering Service logs and records all plant and equipment that requires planned maintenance with its own unique tag number. Alternatively, we can log any piece of equipment or asset to allow effective management of all assets. On completion a full suite of asset tags and photos are provided. Much of this service can be tailored to your needs.
NHBC and Developer Complaints
We have a specialist team of Surveyors and Engineers whom specialise in representing clients in homes on new developments. Large developers can often be slow to respond or challenge claims made by home owners. Here where our teams can help represent your or your neighbours to reach a solution with your developer. We can often seek full reimbursement of our fees.
Professional Training Courses
Our team of experts come from a variety of backgrounds. We provide a range of courses such as fire safety awareness, asbestos awareness, building call centre intensive training, water safety, legionella awareness, energy efficiency. Our trainers can tailor any course to meet your organisations needs. We can come to you, or provide a suitable venue on your behalf. contact the training team for more information.
Digital Occupancy Surveys
We have a number of successful occupancy survey projects. Using a number of digital thermal movement detectors our asset tam can determine the exact use of your office or factory. We place a number of these detectors over your network to stream live occupancy data over a fixed period of time. The are low impact, discrete and very effective. at the end of the period out teams will provide you with a data analysis with suggested occupancy utilisation action plans, to improve value for money.
RICS Condition & Stock Surveys
Our surveying department are able to offer corporate stock condition surveys. This can range from a few houses to a stock wide survey. We have the ability to set up teams to undertake surveys on a number of different stock software platforms. enquire with our team to see what we can offer and what efficiencies we can bring to your organisation.
Dropped Curb Applications
Our Engineering team can provide a full service for the application and installation of a dropped curb. This service will deal with any planning applications required and the liaison with the local highways department. we can also advise on the likelihood of success and the timeframe for your application to be granted. Our engineering technicians are experienced and have good relationships with LA's and certified installation contractors.