June 8th, 2023

Technical Bulletin 43 – June 2023

- Landslip property risk case study - Further tales of our favourite non-native invasive species - Plugging into the future (electric vehicle chargepoints) - F and G (EPC rated) properties and the private rented sector - Understanding the EPC

September 8th, 2022

Technical Bulletin 41 – September 2022

- EPCs and home surveys - Heat pumps - the future for home heating? - Underfloor spray foam insulation - Lime mortar - history with case studies - Working from home and planning permission

June 8th, 2022

Technical Bulletin 40 – June 2022

- The great damp illusion - Using the Rightmove SCT and good valuation practice - Japanese knotweed and residential property - Ground screws - Digital data collection - The Sava Protocol

December 8th, 2021

Technical Bulletin 39 – December 2021

- Energy Performance Certificates and Value - Office to Residential Conversions - Protected Animal Species - Client Management and Technology - Condensation - A Case Study

August 8th, 2021

Technical Bulletin 38 – August 2021

- The valuation of leasehold properties for secured lending - Asbestos pipe insulation:The risks and requirements - Heat loss in dwellings: What you should know - Buildings science: How materials recover after a flood or other damage

June 8th, 2021

Technical Bulletin 37 – April 2021

- Cavity wall tie failure: a day on the tools - Recommending further investigation in light of Hart v Large & the Home Survey Standard - Professional Consultant's Certificate: what are they and when are they used? - Indirect cold-water systems: health and safety implications

April 10th, 2021

Professional Consultant’s Certificate

What are they and when are they used? The case of Hart v Large has caused a lot of consternation in the surveying industry in recent months. One aspect of the case was the failure…

December 8th, 2020

Technical Bulletin 36 – December 2020

- Ash -v- Powell - The draft Building Safety Bill and higher-risk buildings - Radiators: what you can report on during a survey - Corporate governance -v- leasehold management

July 8th, 2020

Technical Bulletin 35 – July 2020

- Cannabis cultivations - Modern day slavery & human trafficking - Customer service v customer experience - Valuing new-build property Permitted development rights - Giant hogweed - Japanese knotweed case law Initial thoughts on Hart v Large