You will need a party wall agreement if:
Your property shares a party wall or boundary with a neighboring property.
The proposed work will affect the structural integrity of the shared wall or boundary.
The work involves excavation work near the boundary or foundation of the neighboring property.
How Faulkners Can Help You
Faulkners is a team of experienced surveyors who can assist you with the party wall agreement process when removing a chimney breast. Our team can:
Advise you on whether you need a party wall agreement and what steps to take.
Prepare and serve the necessary party wall notices to your neighbors.
Provide expert advice and mediation services to resolve any disputes that may arise.
Benefits of Seeking Professional Surveying Services
Here are some benefits of seeking professional surveying services from Faulkners:
Ensuring compliance with legal requirements: Professional surveyors have in-depth knowledge of property laws and can ensure that you comply with all legal requirements for removing a chimney breast.
Avoiding disputes: Faulkners can act as a mediator between you and your neighbors to resolve any disputes that may arise during the process.
Ensuring safety: Our team can assess the structural integrity of the property and ensure that the work is carried out safely and without causing any damage to the neighboring properties.
In conclusion, removing a chimney breast can be a significant project that requires careful planning and adherence to legal requirements. Faulkners in Shefford can provide expert guidance and assistance in the party wall agreement process to ensure that the work is carried out safely and legally. Contact us today to discuss how we can assist you with your chimney breast removal project.