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Insulation Surveyor, Scotland

Diamond & Co are a specialist firm of Chartered Building Surveyors with comprehensive experience in the insulation and energy sector. We are actively engaging with councils, businesses and private property owners dealing with ECO, Hard to Treat (HTT) and Non-Traditional Housing types throughout Scotland.


Key Insulation Survey Services offered:


Our Desktop CSR Service: ESTER

ESTERWe offer a desktop service that is fully compliant with OFGEM guidance. You can follow this link to the new guidance which explains the details of what we need to do to issue the CSR.

To use our desktop service we have created standard templates that you can populate via our ESTER interface, remotely. This includes data such as property type, address, postcode and measure to be adopted. The desktop route means that you will have to do more work to provide the technical diligence, but this can be captured by your own staff whilst they are on site and may already exist via EPC’s/RDSAP etc. This is generally a very cost efficient route for many clients. 

On-site CSR: Alternatively we can collate this all for you using our own trained staff.

This service is managed using our purpose build database ESTER (Eco Surveyors Tool for Evaluating & Reporting), which has been created to manage the CSR process from start to finish at a price that is fair to all parties. We are happy to provide model reports from test data provided by you, call now on 0330 088 4155


PAS 2030:2017 – Pre Insulation Building Inspection (PIBI)

Pre Insulation Building InspectionMost volume External Wall Insulation (EWI) installers are PAS 2030 accredited.

A requirement of the PAS certification is that a Pre Insulation Building Inspection (PIBI) must be undertaken to determine that the house is suitable for the installation of EWI. This process starts with accurate condition and construction information which is used as the basis of the design by the system designer.

The PIBI requires a collaborative approach between the Chartered Building Surveyor, the System Designer and the installing contractor. At Diamond & Co we have tailored this process to be available through our existing web portal ESTER for each of the parties involved. Call now to discuss your requirements: 0330 088 4155.


Technical Compliance Surveys

Technical ComplianceThe Scottish Government has strict guidelines for Building Standards to ensure buildings are safe, efficient and sustainable. Diamond & Co can carry out a full Technical Compliance Survey to ensure your properties meet the standards set out in the Building (Scotland) Regulations. Your Technical Compliance Report will form part of your Building Warrant application. Speak to us: 0330 088 4155.


Building Warrants

External Wall InsulationIn Scotland all External Wall Insulation (EWI) works require a Building Warrant application to be submitted to the local authority for EVERY EWI application. Diamond & Co can assist with the application process, making obtaining a Building Warrant as pain free as possible. Call us today: 0330 088 4155.


SER (Structural Engineers Registration) Certification

SER Certification

We work in conjunction with several firms of Consulting Structural Engineers and are able assist in providing SER certificates for projects where external wall insulation is to be installed. In Scotland all EWI works require a building warrant and an SER will be a requirement of the warrant process. Speak to our team: 0330 088 4155.


Wind Load Calculations & Pull Out Test Certification

Our in house design staff are able to analyse wind loads in relation to EWI projects. This is a requirement under BBA certificates and overlaps with the SER requirement and will form part of the Building Warrant approval. Get in touch: 0330 088 4155.

 

Contact us

For Insulation Surveys and enquiries please get in touch via the form above or details below...

Diamond & Co Limited
The Old Barn, Westerwood Farm, Dullatur Road, Dullatur, G68 0JT
Tel: 0330 088 4155 Email: info@diamondandco.net

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