New Build Snagging List

Use the New Build Snagging List to inspect decorations, flooring, walls, kitchens, doors, windows, etc, ensuring quality and compliance with standards.​

New Build Snagging List



General

1. Have all builders’ materials and rubbish been removed from the home and garden?


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2. Are the home and garden clean and tidy?


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Decorations

1. Is the plasterwork smooth and neatly finished around sockets, switches, pipes, etc.?


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2. Are plasterboard joints and nail fixings invisible?


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3. Is the decoration throughout the home complete and to a consistently acceptable standard?


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Flooring

1. Are you happy that the timber floors don’t creak excessively?


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2. Has sheet flooring been laid level and is it free of bubbling or unevenness beneath the covering


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3. that might cause premature failure?


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4. Is floor tiling fully adhered (i.e. sounding hollow if tapped) and fully grouted?


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Wall Tiling

1. Is wall tiling fully adhered (i.e. sounding hollow if tapped) and fully grouted?


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2. Has a flexible sealant been provided at corners and junctions with shower trays, baths, basins, and kitchen units?


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Kitchens And Bathrooms

1. Are all kitchen units and appliances clean and undamaged?


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2. Are all the sanitary fittings clean and undamaged?


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3. Is the water flow to taps, showers, and appliances satisfactory?


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4. Are any leaks evident beneath sinks, sanitary ware, and appliances?


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5. Are waste pipes checked for leaks?


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6. Do all doors and drawers to kitchen units operate correctly?


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7. Are extractor fans fitted and operating?


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Windows And Doors

1. Are keys supplied for all window and door locks?


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2. Do all locks and handles work and operate freely?


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3. Do all windows and doors open and shut properly and engage with the weather seals?


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4. Do self-closing devices, where fitted, fully close the doors after opening?


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5. Is all glazing crack-free?


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6. Are double-glazed units free of condensation between the panes?


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Heating And Electrical

1. Do all light fittings and socket outlets work?


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2. Are radiators securely fixed and free of leaks?


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3. Is exposed horizontal and vertical pipework adequately supported? Are the joints leak-free?


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Lofts

1. Is the loft space fully insulated?


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2. Is boarding provided to give access to tanks etc.?


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Decorations

1. Are external decorations complete and to a consistently acceptable standard?


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Fences And Gates

1. Are all fences and gates complete?


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2. Are timber or steel parts protected?


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Paths And Drives

1. Are all paths and drives complete and laid to an even finish?


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Drainage

1. Do gutters and downpipes appear securely fixed and complete?


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2. Are they leak-free during rainfall?


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3. Are gullies and inspection chambers free of debris?


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Roof Coverings

1. Do any tiles or slates appear cracked or loose?


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2. Are all lead flashings complete and secure?


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