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Straightforward, expert cladding consultancy services

Specialist Façade Inspections (SFI) are one of the UK’s leading external cladding consultants.

Our clients benefit from over 100 years of combined experience in the UK and European field of external cladding systems, and our consultants and technicians are relied upon by architects, surveyors and landlords to provide expert knowledge and impartial advice.

Our professional in-house team allows us to provide a cost-effective service that informs the design specification of high-rise properties and commercial buildings.

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Trust the industry's finest

Our team of UK leading experts have completed over 200 inspections on existing buildings and deliver a range of consultancy services to all sectors, including industrial, commercial and residential, all to the highest standard.

Currently, we are conducting investigations and verification works for developers and building owners right across the UK, including on warehouses, factories, office blocks, residential/student accommodation, care homes, hotels, shopping complexes and airports

Offering a range of specialist services such as new build, Intrusive inspection (purpose of EWS1), design assistance and façade design compliance coordination, our experts provide a first-class service to ensure your building complies with Building Regulations and MHCLG guidance.

We specialise in:

  • New build (15-25% of construction cost is set to façade)
  • Principal Design Solution
  • Product Specification for Projects (new or reclad)
  • Condition and Acquisition Survey
  • Intrusive Surveys (purpose of EWS1)
  • Test – thermography, air, acoustic
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