2. Traditional Building Healthcheck

We will report on the physical condition of the building, identify features of historical significance and give recommendations for maintenance and repair to protect your property. 

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Traditional Building Health Check service

Maintenance is always cheaper than a repair.

 

Whether or not you are planning a project, it is important to build a relationship with your building.

A health check for traditional buildings should be carried out every 5 years. A regular inspection will ensure that potential issues are identified early, enabling preventative maintenance to be carried out, before they become a more serious problem. The report will help you to understand maintenance needs and plan your budget in advance for these works.

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What is involved: 


 A typical health check will include;

  • Inspection of external roof & walls.
  • Inspection of exterior joinery.
  • Inspection of interior.
  • Inspection of attic space.
  • Comments on condition of services.
  • Inspection of landscape in the vicinity.
  • Investigate any known problems hat have been brought to our attention.

On completion of the inspection;

  • We will point out areas of note on site and explain why these may be important.
  • We will prepare a written report, that records our observations.
  • We will identify areas that may require specialist investigation.
  • We will recommend a strategy for repair and maintenance to be carried out over the next five years.

The health check is based on a visual inspection, no opening up will be carried out, where further investigation is required, this will be advised in the subsequent report.


How Much Does it cost ?

The fee for carrying out a Traditional Building Health Check will cost £480 excl VAT for a typical dwelling.

If your property is larger or more complex, there my be an additional charge.

 

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