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What's included in a Structural Building Regulations Review

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    Our Service

    A visual Structural Building Regulations Review will inform you of a building's compliance with current building regulation standards, for both design and construction e.g. structural soundness of floors, walls, foundations, roof structure, stairs, drains, fire regulations, roof coverings.

    If you want to know that you are purchasing a property that is built correctly and safely and be confident that you will not be faced with costly structural issues requiring rectification in the future, then this is the survey for you.

    A Structural Building Regulations Review is not to be confused with a snag list. Snag Lists are a list of cosmetic defects and superficial issues only. They are carried out by either a buyer or a tradesman, who do not have the qualifications or public liability insurance required to review building regulation standards.

    If you wish you can provide us with your own snag list and we will include as an addendum to our report.

    Our professional service will provide you with the following:

    • 24/7 online quotation service
    • Friendly staff available for telephone queries during office hours
    • 24/7 online booking notification service
    • Access to property for the survey organised by us
    • A qualified building surveyor, with current experience, to perform your survey
    • Verbal update from the surveyor on the day of survey
    • PDF report with annotated photographs emailed to you 3 - 4 working days after the date of inspection
    • PI insurance
  • New-property

    Exterior

    The exterior Structural Building Regulations Review reports on the following items to building regulation standards:

    • Exterior doors
    • Windows
    • Balconies
    • Roof coverings
    • Roof ventilation
    • Fascia's and soffits
    • Chimney's and flues
    • Valley's, gutters and downpipes
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    Structure

    The structure is by far the most important part of the inspection. The Structural Building Regulations Review checks that the structure conforms with current building regulations. Damp meter readings using specialist equipment will be taken during the inspection. The inspection involves examining all visible structural parts of the building including:

    • Structural alterations
    • Masonry walls
    • Foundation movement and cracks
    • Timber framed walls
    • Window sills / Lintels
    • Internal floors
    • Rising damp
    • Lateral dampness
  • Drains

    Grounds

    This section covers building regulation compliance to the grounds:

    • Drainage
    • Grading
    • Driveway
    • Pathways
    • Gates
    • Patio's
    • Retaining Walls
    • Boundaries
    • Septic tank / biocycle unit
    • Well
  • Attic

    This section includes observations on the roof structure / attic space including:

    • Roof structure and materials
    • Ventilation and insulation
    • Chimney breast in attic space
    • Access
  • Interior

    This section includes observations on decoration and ventilation concerns including:

    • Ventilation, condensation, dampness and mould
    • Walls
    • Ceilings
    • Thermal imaging scan
    • Interior doors
    • Windows
    • Floors
    • Stairs
    • Installed detectors
    • Property insulation
    • Party walls
  • Electrical Services

    A cursory view of the electrical installations is included.

    No opening up or testing of systems or individual parts is carried out.

    This section includes general observations on:

    • Overview of electrical system
    • Electrical panel
    • Electrical wiring
    • Electrical fittings
  • Heating System

    A cursory view of the heating fixtures is included.

    No opening up or testing of the system or individual parts is carried out.

    This section includes general observations on:

    • Overview of heating system
    • Water heating system
    • Fireplaces
    • Pipes to radiators
    • Radiators
  • Plumbing Installation

    A cursory view of the plumbing system is included.

    No opening up or testing of the system or individual parts is carried out.

    This section includes general observations on:

    • Overview of plumbing system
    • Plumbing supply and discharge, private or public
    • Taps and showers
    • Plumbing fixtures
    • Water storage tank

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Thank you Property Health Check for the professional services you provide. All elements of your service were carried out efficiently and thoroughly from the detailed inspection itself to the excellent pre and post customer support services in place.

Emer Campbell, Clondalkin, Dublin
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