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By Edward A. Noy, James Douglas

Initially written through Noy (formerly of the Modernisation department of the higher London Council, united kingdom) and revised by way of Douglas (building surveying, Heriot-Watt U., UK), this article presents guide at the behavior of structural surveys within the united kingdom. It bargains with household, advertisement, and commercial forms of structures and outdated and new tools of development. It deals a comparability of a few of the surveys on hand in chapters on normal ideas and duties; method and gear; size of current structures; surveys of historical constructions; origin mess ups; faulty partitions and walls above flooring; bolstered concrete, cladding fabrics, and structural steelwork; damp penetration and condensation; trees decay and bug assault; roof constructions and treatments; fireplaces, flues, and chimneys; bushes top flooring, flooring coverings, staircases and ladders; finishes and joinery; companies; exterior works; fireplace and flood harm; file writing; and felony features. pattern kinds are incorporated in appendices.

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Two sets of equipment are outlined: a general purpose kit for all types of investigations, and a specialised kit for more complex work where a more extensive investigation is required. The general purpose one should include all the items described under ‘Equipment for measured drawings’ and these are, therefore, not repeated. 4, plus the items listed here. (1) Electronic moisture-reading meter (around £350 at 2004 prices) (see Fig. 3). 4 Telesteps® telescopic ladder (courtesy of The Telescopic Ladder Company Ltd).

The difference is the thickness of the partition required. However, if the thickness of two partitions is required, the difference will give the total thickness which will have to be divided between the two partitions. The surveyor should not assume that internal walls or partitions on the upper floors will be over those on the floors below; always check by taking measurements inside and outside the rooms. In old buildings floor to ceiling heights are often found to vary. The heights can be booked in the centre of the room, and enclosed in a circle (see Fig.

I will contact the agents (insert name) immediately and arrange to collect the keys. I understand that the property is approximately 80 years old and has been vacant for some considerable time. If I consider that the electrical and heating services require an examination by qualified engineers I will inform you immediately with details of their fees. My fees will be on an hourly basis as previously agreed. I will let you have my report and valuation in about six days’ time. Yours sincerely DOU1 4/16/05 18 7:05 PM Page 18 Chapter 1 Letter D Follow up to letter C confirming appointment of consultants.

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