Property defects can be costly for homeowners and require competent advice from a qualified and experienced Surveyor. Over the Years there is not a defect that we have not dealt with.

Common Defects

  • Structural

    Structural issues can be caused by a multitude of factors, and can be both a cause for concern and costly. It is important to seek advice from a qualified and experienced Surveyors.

  • Roof Defects Analysis


    Roof’s, are the most ignored area of a property. There are various reasons, your roof may have defects, from poor design / construction, to a lack of maintenance. Without the correct remedies, this will ultimately cause roof failure, and could lead to roof replacement.

  • Damp

    Damp is the most common defect found. Rectifying damp can cost anywhere from several hundred pounds to several thousand pounds. It is a defect that can be hidden, if the property has been recently decorated. Qualified and experienced Surveyors like us, will be able to advise you and address the issues cause.

  • Pests

    Pests can be a costly problem. Beetles and Woodworm quickly work their way through timber aspects of a property, causing irreparable damage. It is important to seek advice from a qualified and experienced Surveyor, to catch this problem early.

We believe that Defect Analysis Report costs should be transparent. in order to obtain a fixed cost, please get in touch with our Surveying team who will be happy to advise.

Defect Analysis Report for Flats

Defect Analysis Report for Houses

Team Accreditations


Are specialist tools used to carry out investigations?

Yes, we will use a variety of tools to ensure we determine the defect and advise on the problem.

Here at Icon we usually inspect the property within 3 days of being instructed.

We usually provide you’re completed Defect Analysis Report within 4 days, of completing our site inspection

Yes, the surveyor providing the defect analysis will be associated with a number of the worlds, leading governing bodies. I.e. RICS, CIOB etc

Yes, we will advise on the required repairs, as well as give an indication of their cost, ensuring you’re fully informed.