Japanese Knotweed Expert
At Japanese Knotweed Expert Limited we have been eradicating Japanese knotweed for over 18 years. As such, we have the experience to deal with any breakout of this invasive weed. We are so confident in our service that we offer a 10-year guarantee on all of the work that we carry out. We also provide 10 Year Insurance Backed Guarantee with all Management plans we implement.
We are based in the West Midlands with an additional base in London. However, we cover the whole of the UK, helping our clients to remediate Japanese knotweed and other invasive weeds. At our head office in Stoke on Trent, we have a dedicated office team who are on hand to assist our clients with queries, as well as offer advice to property developers, builders, estate agents and architects.
Honesty is an integral part of our company ethos…
We have approximately 20% of our clients that say they have Japanese knotweed and then it turns out to be something quite different. We can complete a site visit to give you quick and accurate identification of your invasive weed. If you need a survey completing on your property, we can provide the necessary documentation that you need to provide to a mortgage company or surveyor. Please click here if you would like to find out more.
What can we do for you?
We are able to provide a variety of different treatment methods to suit each different site and client. If you own a residential property, we can implement a herbicide treatment or alternatively if you are a developer, we can excavate the site to allow you to continue with your developments plans without delay. We can provide:
Free Identification – We can visit the site and give you correct identification of the suspicious weed within 48 hours.
Japanese Knotweed Site Surveys – We can complete detailed surveys which can be provided to a mortgage company.
Japanese Knotweed Management Plan – This includes detailed descriptions of all of the treatment methods we offer and also the most suitable for your case of Japanese Knotweed. This also includes a treatment schedule and breakdown of the costs involved.
Company 10-year guarantee - We offer a company guarantee which ensures that you are 100% happy with any work we complete.
10-year Insurance Backed Guarantee - Mortgage lenders require you to have a management plan in place which is covered by a 10-year insurance backed guarantee if a property is being sold or purchased. We include this in all of our Managment plans as standard to ensure that you won’t be turned down for a mortgage.
What are our Qualifications?
Japanese Knotweed Expert are one of only a handful of companies in the UK that has a fully qualified PCA surveyor – this is the qualification a mortgage company will need to see on any reports that are produced. We are a PCA member and also have the necessary NPTC qualifications including:
- Pa1, Pa6 & Pa6aw
The ISO qualifications that we hold, ensure not only the correct processes are in place but also that we engage in the latest best practice methods.
- ISO 9001:2016 certified
- ISO 14001:2015 certified
- BS OHSAS 18001:2007 certified
We also have a series of NVQs and diplomas including levels 1-3 in horticulture, making us more than qualified to deal with Japanese knotweed and any other invasive weed.
Japanese Knotweed Expert meet all the requirements of RIC’s and Mortgage lenders.