Flood reinstatement insurance claim

Block Management Services - Chartered Surveyors for block management; Flood reinstatement insurance claim

Flood reinstatement insurance claim – as part of our Block Management services we are often engaged to project manage reinstatement works following an insurance claim. In this case block managers White & Sons had a problem with a leaking waste pipe in one of their Reigate buildings and the subsequent damage needed to be rectified to return the property to … Read More

When Building Projects go wrong!

Fire flood disaster recovery, RICS building projects, chartered surveying in Surrey

We are often asked to review existing building projects and comment on the quality and suitability of the work. We always pay particular attention to ensure the works meet current Building Regulations and are being carried out in accordance with Healthy and Safety Regulations. One such flood damaged project had suffered two failed Contractors and two failed Project Managers, leaving … Read More

Flood Survival Skills

Flood survival skills

We found this flood survival skills quiz by the Environment Agency under their ‘Floods Destroy’ campaign. Given the rain we’ve just had and the approaching ‘flood season’, we thought you might like to take the test and share your results. Early this year, we wrote about the actions you should take if your home is affected by flood waters. The … Read More

Flooded House Action Plan

Chawton Flooded House Action Plan

What to do immediately after a house flood is often the most stressful and upsetting time as you realise the extent of the loss and damage. Will your home ever be the same again?  With so many things to think of, it can quickly become overwhelming and hard to know where to start. To help, we’ve prepared this Flooded House … Read More