What are the Three Types of Party Wall Notices?

What are the Three Types of Party Wall Notices?

In today’s Property Surveying blog post topic, we are going to be discussing party wall surveying, and in particular the three different types of Party Wall Notices that are necessary to be served in the event that the proposed construction works fall within the realm...

What is an Enclosure Cost?

What is an Enclosure Cost?

In today’s property blog post, here at Stokemont, we are going to be looking at party wall surveying procedures.  In order to help our clients and appointing owners fully understand party wall procedures, we are going to be taking a look at enclosure costs, or...

Fire Curtains

Fire Curtains

In this week's surveying blog, we will be looking at Fire Curtains, the need for them, and the benefits associated with the install. What exactly are Fire Curtains? The Fire Curtain was first seen in a British theatre in 1794 at the Theatre Royal, Drury Lane, this was...

Waterproofing Floors

Waterproofing Floors

In this week’s blog post we will be looking at Waterproofing floors, specifically, Schluter DITRA Matting, the benefit of the membrane and the overall review of the usability of the product. This is one of the most commonly used solutions when a leaseholder is...

Disputing Party Wall Access

Disputing Party Wall Access

In today’s property surveying blog post we are going to be focusing party wall procedures and in particular, the scenarios that come into play when party wall access is agreed via a Party Wall Award. Party Wall Awards, also commonly referred to as Party Wall...

The Party Wall etc Act 1996, 14 FAQs

The Party Wall etc Act 1996, 14 FAQs

Today on the Stokemont property blog, we are going to be taking a look at 14 frequently asked party wall surveying questions. Do I need to serve party wall notice for works under the party wall act? Yes. As the building owner, you have an obligation to provide party...

Licence for Alterations Sound Proofing

Licence for Alterations Sound Proofing

Today through our weekly surveying blog, we are going to be looking at licence for alterations procedures. In particular, we are going to be looking at the need and requirement to install sound proofing in the form of sound deadening underlay.  Licence for...

We look at the Party Wall Surveying Procedures

We look at the Party Wall Surveying Procedures

In today’s party wall surveying blog post topic we are going to be discussing party wall surveying procedures and in particular what an adjoining owner should do when they have been served a Party Wall Notice. If your neighbour is planning on undertaking works, or if...

When to Engage a Party Wall Surveyor

When to Engage a Party Wall Surveyor

In today’s Property Surveying blog post we are going to be looking at party wall surveying procedures.  In particular, we are going to be looking at the procedures that fall into play during the course of planning any construction works to your property. ...