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Filling in the short form below will instantly give you a set of contact details for people who could carry out an acoustic sound survey at your property. You will be provided with their contact details, all within less than a second and you will then be able to contact them directly to discuss your requirements in more detail.

Step 1: Property Details
Step 2: Your Contact Details
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Short Summary of Terms & Conditions

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.

Detailed Summary of Terms and Conditions

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.

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 and by our Privacy Policy

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.

Member's Information

We do not review or check the accuracy or legality of Member's Information.  You are responsible for checking that any Member's 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 Member's Information comes to your attention you must inform us immediately, by email, so that we can request the Member to correct or remove it.

Member's 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 other 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. 

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.

 

Filling in the short form above will instantly give you a set of contact details for people who could carry out an acoustic sound survey at your property. You will be provided with their contact details, all within less than a second and you will then be able to contact them directly to discuss your requirements in more detail.

Today there is an ever increasing awareness of the harmful effects of noise pollution, both at work and in our everyday environment. Acoustic or noise testing can be required in a number of different situations:

In case of a planned development

Testing is often required when applying for planning permission from the Local Planning Authority for a new development or the change of use of an existing premises or site where noise may become a consideration, for example: road traffic generating noise close to a residential dwelling or an entertainment venue where there may be a concern of noise being generated from loud music close to a residential dwelling. Sound testing is also required for new builds and conversion projects for partitions which are common to separate living spaces such as walls, floors and stairwells. In most cases the local building control officer will specify which elements of the building are required to be tested.

In case of a complaint

Testing can be required in order to satisfy the local authority when there is a complaint, or the likelihood of a complaint from local residents regarding the impact of an existing or proposed noise source, for example: noisy plant & machinery from a nearby industrial premises or a roof extract fan or chiller unit from a nearby pub or restaurant.

Noise at Work

An employer is required by law (Noise at Work Regulations 2005) to identify the exposure of their employees to excessive noise.

Do you carry out acoustic surveys?

If you are an acoustic engineer and you would like your contact details to be listed on our website please click here to apply for a no obligation trial.

Customer Feedback

Please see below for some feedback from customers of our website:

Local surveyors direct has provided me good number of surveyors with comparison prices, helped me to save lots of time for my search. I strongly recommend this web site
Jack, Hereford
Joseph was excellent- he sent through our report on time and the work was very professional.
Matt, Belfast
Promptness of response : A call the same day, an email to follow up immediately after the call. Quality of service : A survey within a week of speaking, the report within 36 hours of the survey being carried out. Value for money : The price paid was very fair - not the cheapest but by far not the most expensive. Professionalism : Kim was a pleasure to deal with.
Kate, West Molesley
I am very impressed with the structured and seamless service given all the way. I would recommend him as an astute professional
Philippa, Elstree
Promptness of response : Prompt polite response. Quality of service : Excellent service, knowledgable with good professional contacts. Value for money : Well priced. Professionalism : Both professional and experienced
Paul, Aberdare

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