Driven by passion and a keen eye for detail
With over 10 years of experience in the Dubai property industry and having inspected over 3,000 homes on behalf of our clients, our team of qualified Snagging Engineers possess valuable insights into the mindset of Dubai developers and contractors. We provide a comprehensive range of services including handover inspections, end-of-defect liability period (DLP) inspections, and secondary market purchase inspections. Trust us to deliver exceptional results and ensure your property meets the highest standards of quality and safety.
Our Dubai property snagging services
Property snagging, inspection, and handover services for new and secondary market properties in Dubai & Abu Dhabi:
Handover inspection & snagging
Our team can provide you with a detailed report that summarises all defects and issues found within your new property.
Secondary market resale inspections
Similar to the handover inspection we can identify and highlight any issues with a property you are about to purchase.
WE MAKE SURE EVERYTHING IS PERFECT
What do we inspect in our report?
Our Dubai property snagging inspections meticulously inspect and report properties on the following parameters:
Wall Levels within tolerances correct Plaster-boarding & joints
Large cracks & overuse of fillers
Smoothness, finish line & grouting
Correct circuit protection devices Correct earthing arrangements
Socket polarity check
Zoning compliance checks
Drips, runs & brush marks
Missing & thin painted areas
Overpainting switches / brassware
General poor craftsmanship
Bricks, mortar & masonry checked Application of sealants shecked
Brick perpend verticals for square
Stone sills Checked for damage
Boiler flue inspection
Radiators & heating pipework
Hot / cold / mains pipework
Bath & shower room installation
Scratched glass & faulty seals
Misaligned window & doors
Fire escape window suitability
Window trickle vent effectiveness
Wall/ceiling/floor levels checked
Wall & Floor Tile Levels Checked
Window & Door Levels Checked
Not square to eye levels checked
Drainage & water run-off
Damp course position/breach
Driveway, paths & patio surfaces
Cooker extractor flow rates
Bathroom extractor flow rates
All bathroom overrun times
AC temperature & airflow
Skirting / architrave joinery
Hinge & handle fitment check
Handrail, newel & baluster
Tread & riser conformity
What is property snagging?
Snagging is a necessary process of identifying issues with your property. Snagging issues range from leaks, plumbing faults, un-level ceilings, floors and walls, damaged units, missing insulation, poor joinery and structural issues. For landlords, it is a notoriously stressful and time-consuming process. The importance of hiring a snagging company is that we are experts in identifying issues with specialist equipment, and provide one comprehensive snag list for your developer to easily follow. Read our blog post here.
WE ARE INTERNACHI CERTIFIED
Why choose us?
We are one the longest standing and most experienced property snagging companies in Dubai.
Our booking process is simple and straightforward with a transparent and competitive fee structure.
Our expert property snagging services are available in all 7 Emirates of the UAE. Please contact us to know more.
We work with, and snag properties from all developers, and in all communities.
Frequently asked questions
What is property snagging?Property snagging refers to the process of thoroughly inspecting a property, identifying any defects, flaws, or unfinished work, and creating a detailed snagging report. It ensures that the property is in proper condition and meets the agreed-upon standards before handover or occupancy.
How long does a property snagging inspection typically take?The duration of a property snagging inspection varies depending on the size and complexity of the property. On average, a thorough inspection can take a few hours to a full day. However, it's important not to rush the process to ensure that all areas are adequately examined.
Do I need to be present during the snag inspection?No you don't need to be present, our engineer can complete the inspection and liaise with the developer and contractor on your behalf. However, we understand that it's an exciting time and it may be the first opportunity for you to see your new property, therefore if you want to pass by for a visit you are more than welcome.
How does payment work?You can pay by either bank transfer, credit card link, ATM deposit, whichever is more convenient for you.
When will my report be issued?This will depend on the size of your property and the number of snags detected, generally we always deliver the report within 12 working hours (but sometimes before 😉).
Does DEWA and utilities need to be connected?Yes, in order for us to complete thorough and full inspection all utilities must be connected. (DEWA, AC, Gas)
Do you snag properties in Abu Dhabi & other Emirates?Yes, we have snagged 100's of properties in Abu Dhabi and other Emirates. If you have a new property handing over please contact us to get started.
Testimonials from some of our satisfied clients:
Thanks to all team of propertysnagging.ae to make the handover safe from a quality point of view. Ahmed is a very professional senior snagger made a very precise report and the developer had to fix all snags. Without this service I would have accepted an apartment with issues. It's worth every single dirham, thanks again, I will call you again when I will buy my next property. 5 stars only because I cannot give you 6 stars on Google.
We did a fullsnagging report with propertysnagging.ae.. the process was completed smoothly and very professional - highly recommended.. price was very affordable comparing to other companies.. thank you so much for the great service.
Very professional and detailed snagging report completed on our newly constructed property. The team went way above beyond to obtain snagging appointments with the developer.
How to get started with us
Hi There! Send us a message with a brief overview of your property through either WhatsApp our our contact form. And a member of our team will be in touch to discuss our property snagging services. Contact us here.
Discuss our services
A property review will be scheduled with one of our property inspection experts. You can discuss with our team regarding any particular technical concerns you may have.
We cross the T's and dot the I's, agree our contractual terms and move on to the booking process. Our process is very simple and easy and we will always be available to answer any questions along the way.
Snag your property
You will have to ensure your property is ready for the inspection, including DEWA and utilities connected. We will liaise with your developer on behalf and schedule your snag inspection accordingly. Once our inspection is completed you will receive your report via email within 12 hours.
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