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Defect Diagnosis Inspection and Report

Compass were instructed to provide a defect inspection and Survey Report on a perimeter boundary wall structure in Hessle, East Yorkshire. The inspection revealed several boundary wall defects which the Landlord had to address to improve the structural stability and safety of the walls.

We highlighted the key concerns and defects with the walls followed with a detailed repair schedule. As the walls were part of a listed building complex, we also provided advice on requirements for appropriate and in keeping repair solutions as required.

Findings covered in our report included:

  • Structural movement due to localised tree removal
  • Severely eroded / missing pointing to the copings and walls
  • Lack of drainage provisions on retaining wall section
  • Lack of structural restraint on several wall sections

Our technical defect surveys cover all aspects of property and associated structures. Our specialist expertise include budget costs for repairs so that our clients can make timely, informed decisions to safeguard their assets.