Meet The Experts: RH Building Consultants.
Residential And Commercial Building Services And Advice.
Elephant Click & Store has selected 15 businesses that are experts in the house & home sector and offer professional services to their customers. This week, we are highlighting RH Building Consultants – a company that provides comprehensive professional advice and building surveying services for all aspects of residential buildings.
RH Building Consultants is a young and independent surveying practice that takes pride in satisfying the needs of its clients by delivering the highest level of professionalism across the wide spectrum of building consultancy services.
Based in Dunboyne Business Park, RH Building Consultants was set up in 2009 by Robert Hoban, a Chartered Building Surveyor who has experience working with some of Ireland’s leading property companies and has worked in both the UK and Europe.
Robert has experience as a leading project manager for a number of large commercial, residential and retail projects since 2002 and has experience in all aspects of professional building surveying.
RH Building Consultants are members of the Society of Chartered Surveyors Ireland and the Royal Institute of Chartered Surveyors (RICS), and all their services are fully guaranteed by Professional Indemnity Insurance.
What They Do
Pre Purchase Building Survey Reports
A general report on the condition of a dwelling is prepared on behalf of the proposed purchaser. This report will highlight any areas of concern noted to the property with detailed comments and recommendations provided on all areas inspected including the structure, all external and internal areas, heating and plumbing installations as well as commenting on disability access issues and energy efficiency.
A report is prepared on new apartments, houses, and residential developments. Their detailed snagging reports include inspections of all parts of the property, internally and externally, as well as the mechanical and electrical services within the property.
Defect Analysis & Investigation
Advice on specific defects such as timber decay, water penetration, mold growth, structural cracking, and other building defects.
Certificates of Compliance & Certificates Of Exemption
They prepare both certificates of compliance with building control, and planning permission as required, as well as certificates of exemption confirming that properties are exempt from building control and planning legislation.
Budget Cost Advice
They prepare estimated cost plans for proposed refurbishment works required for residential property.
Assigned Certifier & Assigned Designer Role
Under the Building Control (Amendment) Regulation 2014 (BCAR), they act as Assigned Certifiers and Assigned Designers, in both, residential and commercial projects.
Planning advice and design services, as well as preparing and submitting all planning application drawings and documentation.
Fire Safety Certificate Applications
Advice and design services, as well as preparing and submitting all fire safety certificate application drawings and documentation.
Our architectural services include the design and project management of residential properties, extensions, or conversions.
Advice on protected structure, preparation of Section 5 applications, and consultation with the local heritage department.