Home Heroes | Professional Standards

Professionalism and Integrity

Just before Covid-19 “lockdown” was announced at Home Heroes we submitted our application to be considered to become a Chartered Building Consultancy (CBC) with the Chartered Institute of Building (CIOB). So why do we want to be a Chartered Building Consultancy? well first we are proud members of the CIOB, I myself am a chartered…

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RAG Rating what are the benefits?

Rag Ratings In Property Reports At Home Heroes Limited we use Red, Amber, Green Ratings (RAG) all the time, be it within project documentation, risk registers, surveys and specific defect reports.  The main thing about RAG rating systems are that we are consistance throught a project, survey or register with the levels we are asigning…

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Agreed Methodology for moisture investigations in traditional buildings

Agreed Methodology for moisture investigations in traditional buildings The ‘Agreed Methodology’ is an initiative from RICS, Historic England and PCA that seeks to reform the inspection and reporting of moisture related issues in traditional buildings and to raise professional standards and consumer confidence. It was released on the 21st November 2019 and was launched at…

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Home Buyer Report Canterbury

Your Residential Survey I took a call today from a worried potential client who was in the process of buying a property in Canterbury. They were significantly along with the house purchase and an exchange of contracts is likely to happen in the coming week or so. Home Buyer Report. She didn’t think they needed…

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Regulation Complete

As an update on our previous post about becoming RICS Building Surveyor Canterbury We have today received confirmation that we have successfully resisted for regulation by the RICS and Home Heroes Limited is now regulated by RICS. Home Heroes Limited are a Construction Consultancy based in Canterbury, Kent Specialising as Party Wall Surveyors, Building Surveyors…

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Regulated By RICS

We have begun the process today to become a fully RICS regulated firm and get permission to use the logo and instil faith in our brand and our clients that we are a professional surveying company and that we have to work by the Code of Conduct for RICS regulation. This should be pretty simple…

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Continuing Professional Development (CPD)

At Home Heroes we are big believers in Lifetime learning and the skills which one can acquire that don’t immediately seem work-related, from presentation skill and learning Python. They all have the part to play into making us better people and better surveyors presentation for our clients and briefs, python for data management and scraping….