Surveys - The First Line of Defence

Japanese Knotweed Surveys

If there is an invasive plant species such as Japanese knotweed affecting your property or if you think it might be at risk an invasive weed site survey can be hugely beneficial.

At PBA Solutions our PCA qualified Japanese knotweed surveyors provide surveys for knotweed mortgage compliance, development appraisals and large scale GPS mapped surveys. . Where an insurance backed guarantee against regrowth is required, a formal survey, scaled drawing and management plan is obligatory.

Uniquely, PBA Solutions uses GPS/GIS real-time data collection systems, cloud based information storage and CAD drawing packages. This enables us to provide you with the most accurate and current information on Japanese knotweed damage. Surveys are an essential element in developing and implementing a Management Plan.

Commercial

Residential

Public Sector

PBA offer free site appraisals for developers where Japanese knotweed has already been identified. We can quantify land impacted, develop management plans to meet client needs while working to time and budget constraints. We also complete surveys for compliance, planning and legal purposes. When mortgaging, selling or buying property, you’ll find our knotweed survey service is essential. A survey and accurate drawing are needed to document the impacted area and distance from the dwelling so that clients understand the impact and extent of a knotweed
infestation.
From GPS through to visual inspections, a structured methodical approach is required. PBA use cloud based GPS databases to achieve professional, dependable results which give our clients a clear picture of the impact on their portfolio, allowing an informed remediation plan to be drawn up.

 

Book a Japanese knotweed survey from PBA Solutions here or call 0203 174 2187 for further friendly advice.

A typical Japanese knotweed survey and report will include:

  • A full landscape site survey of the grounds within the property boundary
  • Viewing of immediate surroundings where possible
  • Gaining understand of the site history, including any previous treatments
  • Assessment of each infestation for height, area, condition and situation
  • Assessment of the proximity of the infestation to dwellings, buildings, structures
  • Assessment of intended future land use to inform the choice of control methods
  • Development of an appropriate development plan
  • The provision of a scale

JAPANESE KNOTWEED
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Identifying my Weed

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Declaring Japanese Knotweed

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Declaring Japanese Knotweed

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