Structural Engineering Services

We are competent, driven professionals with excellent attention to detail.

Dedicated to providing engineering services

The Home Engineers provide a wide range of structural engineering services to assist homeowners, architects, developers and contractors. We carry out works ranging from small scale ‘knock-throughs’ requiring a lintel design, up to large scale housing developments requiring a full structural design package.

Our services include

  • Residential extensions, loft conversions and internal alterations
  • Structural Surveys:
    • In response to a mortgage valuation
    • For planning or class Q conversion under Permitted Development
    • For peace of mind or as part of required repair works
  • Design of elements and frames using the common structural engineering materials of timber, steel, concrete and masonry
  • Retaining wall design
  • Steel connection design
  • Temporary works (propping, needling, site hoarding, underpinning and scaffold design)
  • Chimney support to facilitate the removal of residential masonry chimney breasts
  • Foundation design

We also have experience working with historic structures, traditional timber truss design, steel portal frame design, canopy design, and carrying out CAT 3 checks for external engineering calculations.

Other Services

Further to the above services, we have the facility to offer Pre- and Post-Planning Civil Engineering services that include:

  • Engineering feasibility appraisals
  • Flood Risk Assessment (FRA) reports
  • Drainage Strategy (DS) reports
  • Foul and surface water drainage design
  • Sustainable drainage systems (SuDS) design
  • Flood alleviation schemes