Our dedicated teams of building services consultants, including surveyors, project managers, architects, and conservation surveyors, have in-depth knowledge and experience across a wide range of sectors and specialisms. From design to dilapidations and party walls to planned maintenance, we provide innovative and bespoke solutions to meet our clients’ requirements, to add value and to maximise property assets.
Our building services consultants continue to advance their skill base through training, development, technologies and legislative changes. No matter the service required, the type of building or the project; new build, refurbishment, maintenance, alteration, restoration/repair or extension, we fully understand our clients needs and work with them to realise opportunities and deliver the best possible outcome.
Our Building Consultancy Services
Acting for landlords or tenants regarding interim or terminal dilapidation schedule preparation and/or negotiation of claims. We also provide assessments regarding potential landlord & tenant claims to inform on commercial strategy.
Our building management services combined with our expertise on a wide range of build contracts, protects all parties and provides clear structures and lines of communication. We are also expert in programme delivery for multi-site roll out projects and acting as employer’s agent for design and build contracts.
Wide ranging experience from our building surveying consultancy, assisting building and adjoining owners as well as acting as the jointly appointed party wall surveyor, we serve notices under the Act and prepare and agree awards.
Expertise in repair and reinstatement, diagnosis of defects and appropriate remedial actions, preparation of heritage statements and conservation management plans, obtaining listed building consent and heritage funding/grants.
Our building condition survey reports identify the construction and condition of each element and detail specific defects and liabilities, including an estimate of rectification costs, thereby ensuring prospective purchasers/investors have full knowledge.
Through our knowledge of case law and construction compliance, we advise and ensure requirements are met concerning building regulations, health & safety, party walls, listed buildings, access and fire safety. We act as the principal designer under the Construction (Design and Management) regulations to support best practice during the design and construction phases.
Our in-depth knowledge of market conditions, cost information, build comparables and construction techniques allows us to manage build costs as well as advise on the financial viability of potential development projects, and to provide accurate insurance re-instatement valuations for all building types.
Our detailed feasibility/development appraisals provide certainty and valued guidance with regard to potential development/construction projects. We act on behalf of lending institutions in assessing project viability and thereafter in monitoring progress and preparing valuations during the construction period.
Our RIBA qualified architects and chartered architectural technologists appreciate that every design is individual and provide a full range of AutoCAD services, ranging from concept design through to construction drawings to urban master planning. We embrace new techniques and technologies to enhance the visual impact of our proposals.
Inspection, preparation of concise, detailed, and accurate reports for the Courts and following strict civil procedure rules and guidelines with respect to technical, quality, cost, contract, and statutory matters.
Providing building management services for various building types, ranging from education establishments, to churches, to investment and charity portfolios. We inspect, prioritise, budget and work with clients to provide strategies for compliance, as well as maintaining and maximising returns on property assets.
Be it a damp problem or cracking/movement to external walls, our experienced RICS qualified building surveyors will get to the root cause and assess, recommend and, if required, specify the solution.
Efficient organisation and implementation of inspections and production of records of condition for individual properties or multiple buildings either to protect parties under lease agreements or to establish condition prior to undertaking adjacent infrastructure works.