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    Need Independant Damp surveyor

    Hello, does anyone know any decent independant damp/timber surveyors in london? i am lookign for an independant surveyor rather than a company who also specialises in carrying out damp proofing as i have heard they can they often be inclined to make mountains out of mole hills to get commissioned for jobs

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    I have a fab guy but he doesnt cover London! Have a look on the main Landlordzone page as they have a list of contractors for all sorts of things! .. Go for a smaller company as they tend to be less inclined to make a mountain out of a mole hill!
    GOVERNMENT HEALTH WARNING: I am a woman and am therefore prone to episodes of PMT... if you don't like what I have to say you can jolly well put it in your pipe and SMOKE IT!!

    Oh and on a serious note... I am NOT a Legal person and therefore anything I post could be complete and utter drivel... but its what I have learned in the University called Life!

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