A nationwide service

Having spent over 10 years working for a major UK consultant, Ed Layton set up Thames Valley Surveyors in 2013 realising an ambition to create a local practice of property and construction consultants with capacity to offer a nationwide service.  Ed is a Chartered Building Surveyor who is also dual qualified as a fire risk assessor.  Ed has managed large teams of building surveyors and fire risk assessors undertaking portfolio surveys across the UK. 

We provide a highly personal and bespoke service, with an approach that is founded on long term client relationships. All our services are overseen by a Director, ensuring a consistent high quality service.

We have exceptionally strong technical skills and continue to undertake professional training to ensure we offer the latest innovative property solutions.


Our services provide added value throughout the built environment life cycle. We can assist you from inception of a project through to design, procurement and construction.  For existing buildings we provide expertise in maintenance planning and statutory compliance.

We provide authoritative advice that can be relied upon to deliver best practice solutions.

We advise on new build, refurbishment and conversion projects. We have detailed knowledge of the construction process and a ‘can do’ attitude towards achieving client goals.