Scottish Home Reports advice and information

Read our helpful articles about getting a Home Reports in Scotland, including energy reports and property questionnaire when buying or selling a house.

How to get an Energy Performance Certificate EPC

Find out the facts about EPCs, whether you need one for your property and how to get one.

Surveys, EPCs

Subsidence cracks – what to do if you think you have subsidence

Need some answers about subsidence? Here are the facts on what it is, how it presents and who to contact if you think your property has subsidence.

Surveys, Surveying Advice

Damp survey

Get the facts on structural damp, the types of damp that may be present in a home and why it’s important to get a HomeBuyer Report before purchasing a house.

Surveys, Surveying Advice

Avoid winter damage to your property

MAP Surveyors in London have provided their top tips on how to prevent damage to your home caused by wintry weather.

Surveys, Surveying Advice

How to cut your energy costs

With the relentless rise of energy costs and the growing awareness of our environmental impact, reducing energy consumption at home and improving your property’s efficiency rating has never been more important.

Surveys, EPCs

Moving to a flood plain - check your insurance

Living on a floodplain may post an insurance risk.

Surveys, Surveying Advice

How to prepare your home for a survey

Find out how to get your home ready in preparation for a survey.

Surveys, Surveying Advice

Asbestos surveys

Despite the obvious risk to health, asbestos in properties is probably more common than you think.

Surveys, Surveying Advice

Why do I need a home survey?

It's easy to think you can skip getting a survey but it's one of the most important parts of a property purchase.

Surveys, Buying a house