23 07, 2018

Drones and a Leaking Roof

By |2019-01-23T11:50:52+00:00July 23rd, 2018|Categories: Inspections & Surveys|Tags: , , , , , , , |0 Comments

It can be very worrying if you find damp patches or water leaking into your home. Even a small leak can build up to be a serious problem over time. Calling a builder to say my roof is leaking may be the obvious way to tackle the problem, but there is now an alternative. If you hire a drone pilot for a roof inspection you have great control over dealing with the issue. Unless you know a roofer or builder you can trust you run the risk of paying for work you don’t need. A drone [...]

23 07, 2018

Roof Inspections By Drone – National Network – Same Day Service

By |2019-10-01T00:27:46+00:00July 23rd, 2018|Categories: Inspections & Surveys|Tags: , , , , , , , |0 Comments

There can be several reasons why you may ask will a drone help me inspect my roof. The most common one is that your roof is leaking, and this can be very stressful. Finding out where your roof is damaged isn’t always easy, and a leak could appear in a part of your house that isn’t underneath or even near the source of the problem A drone is a great tool for assessing roof leaks as it enables you to see hard to reach places and take photographs to show to a builder. An insurance Loss [...]

23 07, 2018

Drones for production companies

By |2019-01-22T17:27:15+00:00July 23rd, 2018|Categories: News|Tags: , , , , , , , |0 Comments

Aerial filming and video was only an affordable option for big budget TV productions and movies up until a few years ago, but drone technology has changed all that. Drones for production companies are now within the budget of marketing films and more routine work. Aerial footage adds a cinematic quality to a video production. With the right skills and experience a drone operator can produce stunning aerial video to add a wow factor to even the most mundane subjects. Drone reveal shots where the camera pans up to reveal something like a hotel at sunset [...]

23 07, 2018

Can a Drone Inspect my Roof?

By |2019-03-19T21:40:33+00:00July 23rd, 2018|Categories: Inspections & Surveys|Tags: , , , , , , , |0 Comments

As drones transition from being ‘boys toys’ to practical tools for industry, people are asking about different ways they can be used. Will a drone help inspect my damaged roof is an example.  The answer to that question is very much yes. Drone roof inspections are becoming very popular for a number of reasons. Firstly, drone inspections are quicker to arrange and cheaper than most alternatives. Secondly, they are less health and safety requirements than for traditional methods such as erecting scaffolding. Another advantage is that a building surveyor or insurance Loss Adjuster can stand with [...]

23 07, 2018

Should I Hire a Drone?

By |2019-10-08T10:28:12+00:00July 23rd, 2018|Categories: News|Tags: , , , , , |0 Comments

Drone technology has improved at a fantastic rate over the past couple of years. This means drone have become cheaper, safer and easier to fly, and it’s made an exciting new hobby available to all. A common question is should I hire a drone or buy one? If drone technology appeals to you, ask yourself what you would like to do with an unmanned aircraft. If you’re a keen photographer, drone aerial photography may be what attracts you. The thrill of racing drones around circuits may be more your kind of thing. Having a clear idea [...]

23 07, 2018

Where can I hire a drone?

By |2019-01-22T17:39:51+00:00July 23rd, 2018|Categories: News|Tags: , , , , , , |0 Comments

If you’re wondering where can I hire a drone, this article will give you some key tips and pointers. The first thing to be clear on is do you want to hire a drone for fun and to experience what all the excitement is about, or do you need commercial drone work completing? If you want to hire a drone for fun and to experience flying, you may be better off buying one. The Tello Mini Drone is an example of a cheap drone that’s easy to set up and fly. You can pick up a [...]

23 07, 2018

How to Hire a CAA Approved Drone Pilot?

By |2019-01-22T17:39:57+00:00July 23rd, 2018|Categories: News|Tags: , , , , , , |0 Comments

The question of how to hire a CAA drone pilot is increasingly being asked as this exciting new technology emerges. Forget about getting a pizza or your next Amazon parcel delivered by drone – the reality is far more interesting! Unmanned aerial vehicles are being used in everything from disaster relief to town planning. Using drones for aerial photography is really just the start. Once you combine unmanned aircraft technology with advanced cameras, safety systems and software you can produce 3D models, movie quality video footage and thermal scans. As artificial intelligence software improves and battery [...]

23 07, 2018

Vital Drone Hire Advice

By |2019-01-22T17:42:57+00:00July 23rd, 2018|Categories: News|Tags: , , , , , , |0 Comments

The question of where to hire a drone operator is increasingly common. Drones are becoming increasingly popular, and they are being used in a wide range of businesses. Examples include drone roof surveys, aerial inspections, insurance work and land surveys for farmers. If you’re wondering where to hire a drone operator, there are some important things you must understand. Ignoring this advice could at best mean you get a poor quality job and worse mean you end up on the wrong side of the law. Of course the obvious route to find anything nowadays is a [...]

23 07, 2018

Drones for Estate Agents – Same Day Service

By |2019-09-30T20:23:28+00:00July 23rd, 2018|Categories: Property|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , |0 Comments

Drones for Estate Agents Some properties can only really be seen and appreciated from an aerial perspective, and this is why drones for estate agents has become so popular. A home with landscaped gardens surrounded by countryside can sell itself if aerial photographs and videos are available to potential buyers. [/fusion_text] Plots of land can also benefit from drone aerial photography services.  Some estate agents take their own property photographs when producing listings, and so called ‘camera poles’ have been used in the past to take aerial property pictures. A camera pole is an extendable monopod a camera is [...]

23 07, 2018

TV Aerial Inspections by Drone

By |2019-01-23T12:18:21+00:00July 23rd, 2018|Categories: Inspections & Surveys|Tags: , , , , , , , , , |0 Comments

A home aerial inspection can be expensive if you need ladders or a scaffolding to access your aerial. Don’t assume that your aerial is on your roof though, because some are internal and are fitted in the roof space. If in doubt and you can’t see from the ground, try to trace where aerial cables go when they leave an indoor junction point.   Before you book a home aerial inspection, there are other steps you can take. Local atmospheric conditions can affect television signals, so consider if weather may be the cause of interference. Freeview channels [...]

11 07, 2018

Drone TV Aerial Inspection

By |2019-01-23T12:21:41+00:00July 11th, 2018|Categories: Inspections & Surveys|Tags: , , , , , , , , , |0 Comments

Problems with television signals can be down to a number of reasons. In the short term, weather conditions can affect transmission. This applies to both satellite dishes and traditional aerials. If problems are ongoing, a house aerial inspection is usually required. Moving into a new house or flat is often a time the dreaded ‘no signal’ screen appears on a television. The first thing to check is that aerial wall plates have been installed. Flats often have a communal duplex plate as they feed from a communal aerial or dish. If connecting your television aerial cable [...]

11 07, 2018

Benefits of a Drone School Photo

By |2019-01-28T15:18:54+00:00July 11th, 2018|Categories: Schools|Tags: |0 Comments

School photos have come a long way in recent years. In the days of film photography it took a lot of time, money and organisational skills to arrange photos of a whole school. Digital cameras and new technology have made things a lot easier! The latest trend is to have a drone school photo, but is it worth booking one and what does it involve? A drone school photo is an aerial photograph of all the pupils and teachers, usually with the school as a backdrop. If taken by a drone pilot with good camera skills they can be [...]

11 07, 2018

Drones Sell Property Faster

By |2019-02-01T10:33:35+00:00July 11th, 2018|Categories: News|Tags: , , , , , , , , |0 Comments

“You need to improve the kerb appeal!” is often the answer to the question “How do I sell my property faster?” But what exactly does that mean? Studies suggest that the majority of potential property buyers make a decision in the first ten seconds of looking. That can be a real challenge if you’re selling! Old tricks like having the smell of freshly baked bread in the kitchen won’t work if a viewer has already decided he doesn’t like the colour of your front door. The display of gnomes a homeowner has collected over twenty years [...]

11 07, 2018

Property Photography by Drone

By |2019-01-22T17:51:45+00:00July 11th, 2018|Categories: News|Tags: , , , , , , , |0 Comments

If you find yourself needing to sell your home faster than the market seems to be allowing, there are several things to bear in mind. Don’t be tempted by the ‘we buy any house’ operations. These may seem like the perfect solution, but you’ll only receive a rock bottom price. The thought of an immediate cash offer for a property you’re struggling to sell is attractive, but you may regret it in the longer term. In some cases, moving out and renting place to live may be a better option. Don’t price based on the highest [...]

11 07, 2018

Drone property hire

By |2019-01-28T15:22:37+00:00July 11th, 2018|Categories: Property|Tags: , , , , , , , |0 Comments

Drone property hire is a booming business in the UK. It’s been popular in the USA and other countries for some time, but new technology, falling prices and greater acceptance of drones means it’s now available here. Aerial photography with a drone is the perfect way to showcase a property and speed up a sale. It can also help you to sell your home for the best possible price. Other than a few blips and dips, the UK property market has been on an upward curve for decades. But if you have an attractive home with gardens and views, [...]

11 07, 2018

School Aerial Photography UK

By |2019-01-23T14:10:09+00:00July 11th, 2018|Categories: Schools|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , |0 Comments

Having photographs of schools and pupils from the air is becoming increasingly popular. A few years ago the cost of hiring a helicopter or light aircraft would’ve made it very expensive, but drone technology has changed all that Aerial photos of a school are a great keepsake for pupils and staff, and they can be used in yearbooks and promotional materials. If a school has impressive grounds and sports facilities, photographs taken from the air are the best way of showcasing these. For an event like a school’s 50th anniversary or a long-serving teacher’s retirement, an aerial [...]

11 07, 2018

Drone Hire in Norfolk

By |2019-01-22T18:02:19+00:00July 11th, 2018|Categories: News|Tags: , , , , , , |0 Comments

Popular with tourists for its countryside and coast, Norfolk is a stunning setting for aerial photography. This means that drone hire in Norfolk is increasingly in demand. The Norfolk Broads are just one example of attractions in the region that are perfect for video and photography from the air. If wildlife photography appeals to you, Blakeney Point should be on your list of places to visit in Norfolk. As it’s a National Nature Reserve, you’ll need to do some planning if you’re planning drone hire in Norfolk to fly at Blakeney Point. The use of drones is [...]

11 07, 2018

Drones for Insurance Claims – The Perfect Solution

By |2019-01-23T14:21:06+00:00July 11th, 2018|Categories: Insurance|Tags: , , , , , , , , , |0 Comments

If you’ve ever had to make an insurance claim for damage to your home, you’ll know it can be a long and painful process. Insurers are quick to take your money, but not so when it comes to paying claims! Investigating claims to make sure they are valid and fair can take weeks, but new technology is bringing improvements. Drones for insurance claims are a powerful tool. Damage following a storm is a great example. Insurers often want to satisfy themselves that damage claimed for isn’t just general wear and tear, and difficulty accessing a roof [...]

11 07, 2018

Are Aerial Drones a Threat?

By |2019-01-29T11:21:59+00:00July 11th, 2018|Categories: General|Tags: |0 Comments

Public concerns over surveillance and privacy are on the increase. Sadly, it’s a fact that terrorism is is likely to remain a threat for the foreseeable future, so we have to accept that use of CCTV and other surveillance equipment will increasingly become a part of everyday life. Law enforcement and security agencies relay on data from CCTV systems to protect the public and reduce the risk of major terrorism incidents. Concerns over the use of aerial drones are also growing. Their main use is simply for recreational flying, but they can also be used by criminals in a [...]

11 07, 2018

Professional Drone Pilot Opportunities

By |2019-01-29T08:52:34+00:00July 11th, 2018|Categories: General|Tags: , , , , , , |0 Comments

Regarded as toys and the playthings of ‘geeks’ just a couple of years ago, drones are becoming part of everyday life. Industry reports suggest that the number of drones in the UK will triple by 2021. Drones flown for recreation will increase from one to four million, and commercial drones will increase from around 150,000 to 1.5 million. There will be thousands of professional drone pilot opportunities as the industry goes through this rapid phase of growth. Public safety is a major concern as the use of drones increases. In spite of attention-grabbing drone stories in the popular [...]