Category Archives: Surveying

PDBC Guide, What Is A Party Wall?

PDBC are expert Party Wall surveyors and in the course of our work we get asked many questions about Party Walls. In order to address these we have produced a handy guide. Please feel free to download it by clicking … Continue reading

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New Northern Office for PDBC

In order to give a better service to or clients in the North of England we have opened a new office in Nelson, Lancashire. Please see the contact page for details

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Why Get A Home Buyer’s Survey On A New Build Property?

One of the biggest mistakes I see is people buying a new build property with only the building societies “valuation ” survey in place. TheĀ argumentĀ runs “well it’s a brand new property what can possibly be wrong”. The unfortunate answer is … Continue reading

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How Does the Party Wall Act Affect my Building Work?

As a building owner, do you intend to: Work on an existing wall, ceiling or floor structure shared with another property Build on or at the boundary with another property? Excavate near a neighbouring building or structure? If you are … Continue reading

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