PUBLICATIONS

Lighthouse Director Spencer Carroll has been a Chartered Surveyor for over 20 years. He is a RICS examiner and is widely published in the media on building matters.

ON THE SAFE SIDE

RICS BUILDING SURVEYING JOURNAL
OCT – NOV 2016

Understanding security risks and crime prevention should be essential for building surveyors.

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TRUST YOUR INSTINCTS? THE CHALLENGES OF SURVEYING HISTORIC BUILDINGS

JOURNAL OF BUILDING SURVEY, APPRAISAL & VALUATION
VOLUME 4 No. 1 / JANUARY 2015

This paper is concerned with the challenges of surveying historic buildings and the various ways that these buildings have been occupied and changed over their lifetime.

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DOWN TO THE WIRE

BUILDING SURVEYING JOURNAL
OCT – NOV 2012

Building surveyors are often exposed to electrical installations, but they need to be wary of the advice they give in survey reports. Spencer Carroll and Eamonn Nestor explain why.

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I SMELL A RAT!

JOURNAL OF BUILDING SURVEY, APPRAISAL & VALUATION
VOLUME 1 NO. 2 / MARCH 2012

As rat numbers increase alongside a decrease in local authority pest control budgets, it is essential that surveyors and property managers alike can identify and prevent rat infestation.

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DRAWING THE LINE

BUILDING SURVEYING JOURNAL
OCT – NOV 2011

Building surveyors can be involved in all manner of design issues so it’s important that they manage the scope of their responsibility very carefully.

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