Offers advice to surveyors and property managers as to how to dealwith an infestation of rats in buildings. Considers the scale of andchanges in the rat population, and discusses their habits and needs, theimplication of which are highlighted by a case study on the Hulme Estatein Manchester. Describes the various types of damage that can be caused,and shows how evidence of an infestation can be detected. Exploresalternative remedies to the problem and suggests clauses for a report.Declares that infestations are the consequence of either poor buildingdesign or poor property management.
Structural Survey – Emerald Publishing
Published: Jan 1, 1991