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SJH Surveying Services offers 100% impartial valuations and house surveys under the guidelines of RICS and Target. We adhere to the strictest quality standards to provide the highest quality valuation service. We can help you obtain the Help-To-Buy valuation report and take the most crucial step in your dream of acquiring your first property!

Victorian properties and the use of lime based materials

The use of lime based materials and period properties. Period Houses are Made with Different Materials Not all buildings are built the same way. You’ve seen cottages built in a collection of various sized local stones right? And you can tell the difference between...

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Lath and plaster ceiling collapse

What is a lath and plaster ceiling? Modern internal walls and ceilings are finished with lightweight plaster board (also called ‘drywall’), which is skimmed with plaster – most commonly gypsum. Plasterboard was invented in 1912, but the previous method of ‘lath and...

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Residential Property Valuation in Worcester

Residential Property Valuation in Worcester In the ever-evolving property market, having precise insights into every aspect of your property is paramount. Among these factors, understanding the actual value of your property is crucial. Our residential property...

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What is a property snagging report in Kidderminster?

What is A Snagging Report? Embarking on the journey of homeownership, especially with a brand-new property, is an exciting venture. However, the gleaming exterior of a new build may not always tell the whole story. This is where the importance of property snagging...

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defective rainwater gutters and pipes

Maximising Resilience: A Comprehensive Guide to Rainwater Gutters and Pipes in a Changing Climate In an era of climate change, property maintenance takes center stage, making a home survey more invaluable than ever for potential property purchasers. Here’s a closer...

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Different Types of Surveyors

A simple glance at the surveying field reflects that it is versatile, with multiple types of surveyors performing their essential duties. Each has its roles, education and specifications, whether a land surveyor, party wall surveyor, quantity surveyor or someone else....

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What is a Homebuyer Survey?

When it comes to purchasing a new house, it is critical to undertake extensive research and assessments. Obtaining a homebuyer survey is an important step in this procedure. A homebuyer survey is a thorough examination of a property by a professional surveyor to...

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What Is A Level 2 Building Survey in Kidderminster

RICS level 2 building survey in Kidderminster RICS level 2 building survey in Kidderminster aims to detect easily visible damage and faults on the property. Damaged property will cost you a lot of money in future repairs. In the worse case, the damage will be so...

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Help to buy valuation in Kidderminster

The Help-To-Buy scheme and help to buy has been one of the most revolutionary ideas in the UK to help first-time buyers climb the property ladder. This scheme allows first-time buyers, who are usually young and do not have a lot of capital, to acquire a property by...

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