Category: Different Types of Land Surveys

Land Surveying for a Flood

flood study land surveying

Flooding can leave you with a destroyed yard, flooded basement, and damage to the foundation of your home. These things can be a headache to homeowners but staying proactive before a flood happens is essential. Land surveying plays a big role if your property is susceptible to flooding. What Goes into a Flood Study? BLAZE… Read more »

Different Types of Land Surveys

construction layout during land surveying

Land Surveying is an important subject, especially if you’re a homeowner, you’re building a home, or you’re in construction. There are many different things that go into surveys. All of them are important and vital for different reasons. Here are some that you should be paying attention to: Boundary Survey – A boundary survey with… Read more »

Mistakes that Land Surveyors Have to Tackle

Land surveying on a residential property

Land surveying is done by licensed professionals with experience and training in the field. When a land surveyor comes in to conduct a survey, they may come across errors and past mistakes that they have to research and fix. The resume that BLAZE Design brings to the table is over 30 years of experience and… Read more »

Building a Home and Land Surveying

family getting land survey before new build

You have land, and you want to build a new home on it. The first thing you need to do is acquire a land survey before starting to build. It’s a complicated process when you have the desire to build on your land, especially a new house. Why Land Surveying is Important A Land surveyor… Read more »

Problems that Land Surveyors Have

A land survey being done

Land surveying comes with many challenges that take some time to fix. Common issues aren’t quick fixes either. They can become headaches for land surveyors, and we would like to share those issues with you, so if you ever need surveying done, you can expect there might be some problems. Most Common Issues Owner’s Time… Read more »

How Phones are Changing Standard Land Surveying

With their captivating and innovative digital capabilities, smartphones instantly took society by storm, and over the past 10 years or so, developers and engineers have competed to produce the fastest and most intelligent technologies. A good majority of people in America now own some type of smartphone and use it daily for updating social media… Read more »

Land Surveys Determine Cell Tower Location

If you own a company that is going to be building a cell tower sometime soon or if you own property that you’re planning on leasing to a company that is going to build a cell tower, it’s important to have a land survey done first. Specifically, you need to have a comprehensive cell tower… Read more »

Understanding a Hydrologic Study

You’ve seen us focus heavily on land surveying in this blog, but we wanted to take a moment and recognize another key area of service in this industry: hydrologic studies. Not all surveying is focused on land because when properties intersect with pipes or water bodies, they need to be inspected to recognize any flood… Read more »

Understanding a Boundary Survey

When you buy a property, you’re going to want to know what that property entails including its size and its boundaries. And sometimes, finding that out is more complicated than one might think. That’s where a boundary survey comes in. A boundary survey is one of the most common land surveys performed for public use… Read more »

Instances Where a Land Survey Proves Useful

At BLAZE not only do we think it’s needed for any major land-related undertaking, but also, it can prove useful in a handful of scenarios that many people do not immediately think of. Here are a few instances where it’s good to have a land survey done: Construction Projects Most municipalities or states require a… Read more »