What is a Structural Report?
Through non-intrusive measures, a Structural Report of your property will investigate the current structural condition and adequacy of the load-bearing elements under question. A Structural Report will either be general or specific and will likewise present recommendations for what needs to be done to rectify any identified problem areas. For further information on the specifics of both general and specific structural reports, please find the section below.
General Structural Reports
The inspection will not include any breaking apart, dismantling, removing or moving of objects. This means the engineer cannot see inside walls, between floors or other areas that are concealed or obstructed. As per Health and Safety and insurance restrictions, the engineer will not dig, gouge, force or perform any invasive procedures. Safe access is to be provided for loft inspections, unless otherwise agreed prior to the inspection date.