Case Studies

Defects analysis on residential home

Our Building Consultancy Division were called in by the owners of this privately commissioned house to advise on defects ... view case study

RICS Guide to Party Walls

RICS Party Wall Guide 2013 ... view case study

RICS Guide to Boundary Disputes

RICS Boundary Disputes Guide 2013 ... view case study

Fire restoration works to multi use site

Following a significant fire at a property in Slough, SHW were instructed to undertake the reinstatement works. SHW wer ... view case study

Why use a Chartered Building Surveyor

RICS (Royal Institution of Chartered Surveyors) is the leading organisation of its kind in the world for professionals i ... view case study

Providing reassurance to banks

The instruction involved SHW project managing and providing development appraisals of a new build residential block on b ... view case study

Building Consultancy - Residential

Building Surveying

Meet the team

SHW Building Surveying team provide valuable expertise to every aspect of property ownership and occupation. Our Building Surveyors provide a full range of technical and support service relating to the built environment to residential clients within public and private sectors.

How we an help

Typical instructions include pre-acquisition survey advice; condition surveys; feasibility studies; defect analysis; development monitoring and expert witness reports. We regularly undertake appointments under Party Wall etc Act 1996.

Our team offer professional advice and guidance through scheduling remedial works to managing building and refurbishment projects incorporating design advice, contract administration and project management duties successfully.

What makes us different

With Building Consultancy teams located within 5 of our 8 regional offices it enables greater resource strength throughout the UK.


"SHW Building Consultancy team have successfully organised, managed and delivered repairs, maintenance and redecoration projects across our portfolio. We remain impressed with their ability to manage our large complex portfolio of residential and retirement schemes in a friendly and efficient manner, providing regular updates and clear communications to all levels within our organisation. They come highly recommended and we have no doubt that their services offered will be an asset to your organisation."

Grange Management (Southern) Ltd – part of Affinity Sutton

Building maintenance and repairs ~ Residential Building Surveys ~ Development Advice & Monitoring ~ Defect Analysis ~ EPC’s ~ Feasibility Studies ~ Measured Surveys ~ Party Wall Advice ~ Pre-acquisition Advice ~ Schedule of Condition

Typical services provided, please enquire for further details

Building Consultancy Brochure
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Contact our Specialists

For further information on Building Consultancy Property services.

Russell Markham
Russell Markham BSc (Hons) MRICS
Partner (Head of Building Consultancy Division) 
01273 876222
07740 449380