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Completing the form below will immediately give you contact details for people who can assist you with your Building requirement in your local area. You will be provided with their full contact details, all within less than a second and you will then be able to contact them directly to discuss what level of service you require. Should you wish to place an order you would deal with them directly. 

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Terms and Conditions Summary

This website will help you find suppliers who provide property services. When you enter your details and press submit, the system will immediately give you the contact details of the suppliers covering your local area. Where appropriate, initial estimates will also be instantly provided. You can then contact any of the suppliers directly. In addition, your details will be sent to each of the suppliers listed, so they will also be able to contact you. Your details will not be forwarded to any other third parties. Your email address is required but if you do not want to provide your telephone number, please enter 0000.

Using this website will not commit you to placing any orders or paying any money. If you do place an order with one of the suppliers, you will be dealing directly with them. In most cases there is no middle man. Suppliers on this website pay advertising fees to be listed, they do not pay any commission to Local Surveyors Direct. Before placing an order you should ensure that your chosen supplier has satisfactory qualifications, accreditation, experience and insurance. You will receive an email from us requesting feedback a few weeks later. After that we will not use your details again.

Full terms and conditions

LOCAL SURVEYORS DIRECT LIMITED - CLIENTS AGREEMENT

This agreement describes the terms and conditions of your use, as a Client, of our services provided under the domain and sub-domains of our websites.

  • www.localsurveyorsdirect.co.uk
  • www.localarchitectsdirect.co.uk
  • www.localconveyancingdirect.co.uk
  • www.localelectriciansdirect.co.uk
  • www.localremovalsdirect.co.uk

For the purposes of this agreement these websites are all refered to as 'The Website'

By using these websites you are agreeing to be bound by this agreement.

The Website

The Website is a tool to facilitate surveyors, engineers and the like (Members) to promote their services to Clients. Members provide information about themselves, their services and their fees (Members Information) which is stored on the Website.  Selected parts of Members Information may be displayed on the Website and emailed to you in response to your enquires so that you can contact them.  Members will be informed by email whenever any of their information is displayed and/or emailed to you, along with your details so that they can contact you.  We are not involved in any discussions, negotiations or agreements between Members and Clients.

Members Information

We do not review or check the accuracy or legality of Members Information.  You are responsible for checking that any Members Information which you may rely upon is correct.  In particular before placing an order with a member it is your responsibility to ensure that the member has satisfactory qualifications, accreditations, experience and insurance suitable for your requirement.

In the event that any incorrect or misleading Members Information comes to your attention you must inform us immediately, by email, so that we can request the Member to correct or remove it.

Members Services and Estimates

Members must only offer to carry out work for which they are sufficiently knowledgeable, experienced, competent and able to carry out, taking into account all relevant factors, including the type of work, the age and type of the property concerned, and its geographical location (Services).  The offer of a Service or the provision of an estimate (Estimate) for a Service through the Website is based on limited information and does not constitute a contract or binding offer.

Client Information

Any information which you provide about yourself to the Website is known as Client Information, and you warrant that this is genuine and correct.  You agree that any Client Information may be passed to Members to allow them to promote their Services to you.  Client Information will be treated with full confidentiality and will not be passed to any third party.

Continuous Operation

We will use our reasonable endeavors to ensure that the Website and Members Information is always available to Clients.  However, we cannot and do not guarantee a continuous, uninterrupted operation as this could be affected by many factors beyond our control as well as our need to maintain and further develop the Website. 

Improper Use

You must use the Website only for the purpose of obtaining information about Members and their Services, and Estimates for their Services in respect of genuine enquiries.  You must not use the Website in any improper manner or for any fraudulent purpose, nor with the intention of doing so.

Computer Viruses

You must ensure that you do not upload any computer viruses, macro viruses, trojan horses, worms or anything which could interfere with the normal operation of the Website or any other computer, or which could intercept, access, gather or export data from the Website.

Liability

In the event that you have any grievance, complaint or claim against a Member, you agree to pursue this directly with the Member, without involving us. We would request that you do inform us of any such event so that we can take any other actions that we feel appropriate.

Limitation of Liability

Nothing in this agreement shall limit or exclude our liability for fraudulent misrepresentation, or for death or personal injury resulting from our negligence. Subject to this, we will not be held liable for any loss or damages arising out of this agreement or the operation or non operation of the Website.

Revisions

This agreement may revised at any time, without notice, by displaying the revised agreement on the Website.

Notices

Notices to us must be delivered to our registered office, The Stables, Rear of 60 The Avenue, Southampton SO17 1XS.

Notices to you will be sent to the email address or postal address which you have provided.

Governing Law

This agreement shall be governed by and construed in accordance with English law. If any provisions of this agreement are held to be invalid or unenforceable, such provision shall be struck out and the remaining provisions shall remain. 

16 April 2010

The above are the terms and conditions for Clients using the website.  For the terms and conditions for members listed on the website please click here.

Choosing a Builder

You may need a builder for any type of job, from your driveway to a brand new house. For smaller jobs, builders can visit your property and quote for the work based on your ideas. For larger jobs like extensions and new builds, they will need to work from drawn plans which can be purchased through an Architect. Once you have plans drawn up, your builder can quote for materials, time and labour.

Finding a good builder is not always easy. As DIY decreases due to health and safety, time constraints and cost, the demand for builders has increased. Ensure you have a clear result and budget in mind. Its always good to check your builder is in a trade body and always worth checking references and previous work. Good builders will also have insurance incase the worst happens and good project managers will always keep the large final payment back until work is completed. 

Are you a Builder?

Are you a builder who would like to be listed on our website? If so - please complete the registration form and we will arrange for you to have a completely free trial.

Customer Feedback

Please see below for some Feedback from Customers who have used our website:

The web site worked well and I used London & Berkshire Ltd aka Susan Pinner, who provided an excellent service.
Donald, Willesden, North London.
The website was very straightforward and worked well. We were contacted by 5 suppliers by phone and email by 10 am the next morning and received detailed quotes from 3. We have engaged NOVO55 to carry out the works and they have just completed an initial site visit. Site visit complete but awaiting structural engineers report/calculations and building regulation drawings. This should be complete within the next week. Very happy with service from supplier to date. An excellent, easy to use service which saves a lot of ringing around.
Lisa, Bellingham, Northumberland
I found your website very quick and easy to use most of the surveyors contacted me with lower quotes than were on the site. I eventually went with Bonner and partners because they were local and knew the area. I have been speaking to him today as the survey has been done but not yet sent out to me. He has identified 2 areas of concern and explained to me what details I need to obtain from the vendors solicitors. He has picked up these details because of his knowledge of the area. I would and have recommended your website to others.
Karen, Aston, Wolverhampton
The website operated very well, I used Peter Crowther, and the work was carried out satisfactory
Michael, Morley, West Yorkshire
Your website was very useful, particularly in the feedback we were able to read, which helped us to select Bill Wilkie as our Surveyor. Bill did a marvellous job for us, a thorough evaluation of the period property we are buying. He has identified a number of significant problems that will need attention and we are now in a position to negotiate these with our seller, a potential saving of thousands. The service was excellent and well worth the money
Nick and Fran, Wingham, Kent

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