When booking your inspection on your home, you will be offered whether you'd like our snagging inspector to inspect the cavity wall insulation using a borescope. This is to ensure that enough cavity wall insulation has been blown in.
We are asked how often we find issues, and the answer is approximately 40% of the time. This week alone we encountered 2 houses that had a severe lack of cavity wall insulation as shown from the 2 screenshots from reports below.
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HomeSnag inspectors are experts at inspecting new-build houses. This blog shares real examples and publications to demonstrate the importance of getting your home snagged.
"I always insist that there is specific provision for snagging," says Thomas Moran, partner at law firm Speechly Bircham. "Reputable developers do this anyway, but there are all sorts in the market, some big, some small, so you need a contractual promise than within, say, a year they will come back to remedy any minor defects in the finishing."
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