Drone Surveys

Our drone-based roof surveys provide high quality imagery of a roof area without posing any risk to personnel.

Roof surveys and reports

Our experienced surveyors will attend your premises at a date and time to suit you.

Accessing the roof for short term work like roof surveys can pose substantial risks. With over 30 years of experience in providing effective roof safety systems, VBS Ltd drone-based roof surveys provide a means of producing high quality imagery of a roof area without posing any risk to personnel.

VBS Ltd work regularly with a number of chartered surveyors across the regions. Increasingly surveyors are recognising the benefits that drone technology can offer. These benefits include: a much reduced health and safety risk, there are no people, plants or other obstructions up in the air.

Minimal disruption: Our team only requires a clear line of sight of where the drone is flying. Therefore, unlike a cherry picker, scaffolding or tower that may obstruct an entrance or occupy valuable parking spaces, a safety zone can be established away from the building or structure.

Better quality images: a drone-mounted camera takes photographs at predetermined intervals. The images are very high resolution, enabling the viewer to zoom in and see a high level of detail.

Reduced survey time: compared to cherry pickers or scaffolding, a drone can be set up and ready to fly in approximately 20 minutes.

Environmentally friendly: because they are powered by rechargeable batteries, drones do not generate any fumes. The only potential disturbance is the sound of the rotors.

Access: in some circumstances it may not be physically possible to use a cherry picker or scaffolding to reach a roof or high-level elevation due to access or weight constraints, which could result in very high costs.

Benefits of this service

Choosing VBS ltd to provide drone surveys for your property can offer numerous benefits to help enhance your commercial or industrial property.

  • You will receive a full defects list

  • Get photographic evidence outlining problems or potential future problems

  • We provide a defects rectification plan to suit your roof

  • Full break down of costings the for the rectification plan

  • Health and safety plan for any works to be carried out

  • Yearly maintenance plan to prevent future work being needed

  • The benefits of our recommendations having been tried and tested over many years of successful works.

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    01706 222 292

    Related Services

    Roof Survey

    Our trained and experienced surveyors will attend your site/premises at a date and time to suit your schedule.

    Roof Safety Survey

    By undertaking a roof safety survey with VBS ltd we can determine where all the high risk areas are on your roof.

    Complete Roof Replacement

    Strip and Re-sheet effectively involves removing all of the previous roof and wall covering and replacing it with a new system.

    Let's Build Something Together

    We would love to hear from you. Get in touch today to find out what we can do to help you with your needs. 

    Why should I choose VBS?

    We have over 30 years experience and quality delivery as paramount and essential to any works undertaken, have a look at our latests projects to see the quality of work that we produce.

    My roof is leaking what should I do?

    Call us immediately on 01706 222 292 and we will advise the best solution depending on how serious the leak is.

    Do you supply scaffolding?

    Absolutely we do, anything we can do to make the process easier for you is high on our list of things to do.

    Do you charge for quotes?

    Our quotes and estimates are free of charge, we will get to the root of the problem quickly and give you a price to repair.

    Do I have to be in when you come to look at the work?

    Not necessarily. If we can gain access to what we need to see, then no, you do not need to be at the building when we come to inspect the required work. But it's always best if you are there.

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    VBS Limited Carrs Industrial Estate, Rossendale, Lancashire, BB4 5JT