Mastering Party Wall Agreements: A Comprehensive Breakdown for Homeowners

Are you planning renovations or construction on a property with shared walls? You’ll likely need to navigate the realm of party walls, a crucial element involving your home and your neighbour’s. Our article delves into what constitutes a party wall, your rights under the Party Wall Act, and how to initiate agreements, maintain harmony with […]

All You Need To Know About Drone Roof Inspections

When roof concerns emerge, drone roof inspection offers a rapid, secure, and precise diagnosis, diminishing the hazards associated with other roof inspection methods. By deploying drones, commercial and domestic property owners gain access to high-definition imagery that reveals critical details from an aerial perspective. This guide will explore the essentials of drone roof surveys, the […]

Understanding the Schedule of Dilapidation: An Essential Guide for Property Owners

As a property stakeholder nearing the end of a lease, one question looms: how do you ensure the property’s condition upholds the lease terms? Enter the schedule of dilapidation, a detailed report that helps landlords and tenants navigate the handover process. This article is your essential roadmap to understanding the function and benefits of employing […]

Top Tips for Choosing the Best Roof Survey Services

A roof survey is an indispensable tool for preventing unforeseen damage to your home. It pinpoints existing issues and provides a clear path to maintain your roof’s integrity. In this article, we’ll detail the various types of roof surveys, the use of drone technology in inspections, and the steps to choose a reputable surveyor, helping […]

CASE STUDY 10 – LEWISHAM

Project: Leadwork installation associated with damp remediation.Location: Lewisham, LondonStatus: Completed Pictures before and during K&A Chartered Surveyors were appointed to inspect issues in relation to damp ingress to a neighbouring property. It was established there were issues with both the boundaries of the channel drains and also with penetrating damp. It was decided that the […]

CASE STUDY 9 – BRIXTON RESIDENTIAL

Project: Emergency structural repairs and external renovation programme to a block of flats in South West London.Location: Brixton, LondonStatus: Completed Pictures before and during K&A Chartered Surveyors were appointed to provide Project Management services in relation to the emergency structural repairs as well as an external refurbishment programme to a block of flats in South […]

CASE STUDY 8 – CATFORD

Project: Extension of a dormer loft conversion, single storey rear extension, external repairs and internal refurbishment programme.Location: Catford, LondonStatus: Completed Pictures before and during K&A Chartered Surveyors were appointed to provide Project Management and Party Wall services in relation to the construction of a dormer loft extension and internal refurbishment works at a residential property […]

CASE STUDY 7 – BRIXTON COMMERCIAL

Project: Emergency external repair and decoration programme.Location: Commercial Offices in Brixton, LondonStatus: Completed Pictures before and during K&A Chartered Surveyors were appointed to provide Project Management services for the emergency external repair and decoration programme to a commercial property which is located near the A3 road in South West London. Some of the works included […]

CASE STUDY 6 – BLACKHEATH

Project: Roof overlaying and external repair and decoration programme.Location: Blackheath, LondonStatus: Completed Pictures before and during K&A Chartered Surveyors were appointed to undertake Project Management and Contract Administrator services for the external works carried out to a residential block above commercial units, which is located in the heart of the Blackheath Conservation Area in South […]

CASE STUDY 5 – FOREST HILL

Project: Restoration project to a fire and water damaged purpose-built block of flats.Location: Forest Hill, South East LondonStatus: Completed K&A Chartered Surveyors were appointed to provide Project Management services for the restoration works to a fire damaged block of flats in Forest Hill, London. The restoration works includes replacement of the roof, external repair and […]