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Habitation Service

We offer a Habitation service  sometimes known as Habcheck ,which may be suitable for Motorhome and Caravans that are sited at a seasonal pitch.

During this service, No running gear or external checks are performed as that unit is in situe.

The price for this service is £210.  and can be booked via our online booking service.

Here is a list of items that are checked:

Bodywork Interior

  • Check floor for delamination
  • Check operation of cupboard hinges, catches, locks and stays
  • Check operation and condition of all window catches, stays and seals
  • Check operation and security of all skylights
  • Check operation of blinds and fly screens. Adjust if required
  • Check fixed ventilation openings for free flow of air


Damp inspection

  • Use Damp meter to test for presence of moisture around roof and walls
  • Provide full damp report


Gas Supply and Appliances

  • Check regulator performance and carry out leak test
  • Check condition and date of flexible hose
  • Check condition and security of all pipe work
  • Check condition of LPG sticker on locker and security of gas bottles
  • Check gas dispersal holes for obstructions
  • Check fridge ignition, FFD and cooling
  • Check operation of cooker, hob and oven. Ignition, flame and FFD
  • Check operation of space heater. Ignition, flame and FFD
  • Check operation of water heater. Ignition, flame and FFD
  • Check operation and condition of external gas point if fitted
  • Test for Carbon Monoxide

(FFD = Flame Failure Device)

Note: Whilst fridge operation is checked the fridge is not actually serviced. A fridge service is a long job and charged for appropriately.


Electrical Systems 240v

  • Check condition of inlet plug and hook up cable (when available)
  • Operation of RCD, MCB’s and earth bonding
  • Check condition of wiring, sockets and fixed connections
  • Check operation of battery charger
  • Check mains operation of fridge
  • Check mains operation of cooker and hob
  • Check mains operation of water heater
  • Check mains operation of space heater


Electrical Systems 12v

  • Check condition of 12N and 12S  ( 13pin ) plugs and cables
  • Check condition and operation of road lights and reflectors
  • Check condition of wiring, sockets and fuses.
  • Check operation of battery charger
  • Check condition of battery. Clean and lubricate terminals
  • Check operation of all 12v lights including awning light
  • Check blown air system


Water System and Appliances

  • Check operation and condition of water pump
  • Check operation of pressure switch and adjust if required
  • Check condition of water filter and housing (replace filter if required)
  • Check operation of taps and shower fittings (including external taps if fitted)
  • Check overall condition of fresh and waste water pipes and fittings
  • Check toilet for operation and condition of seal, blade and flush
  • Check drain plugs for seal and operation ( Drain down system in winter )


Fire and safety

  • Check condition of security, smoke and carbon monoxide alarms
  • Check condition, type and expiry date of fire extinguisher
  • Check condition and location of fire blanket
  • Check operation, function and safety of DIY additions


We Advice you book early to get you Habcheck down.


We accept payments on site by Cash and Card*


* Subject to a 3G Signal.