Getting a Pre-purchase building & pest inspection from us allows you to see the home and the structure through the eyes of an independent observer, allowing you to objectively make one of the most important decisions in your life, buying property.
Pre-Purchase Building Report consists of a Building Inspection conducted to AS4349.1
The inspections and reports involve a thorough inspection of the building and its immediate surrounds with testing by sounding and moisture measurement where appropriate. All readily and safely accessible areas of the property are inspected including fences, yard, building exterior, building interior, sub-floor, roof exterior, and roof voids.
Once you have made a booking our professional staff will arrange a convenient time to carry out your inspection and liaise directly with your agent or vendor.
Your report will include digital photos of any problem areas which will help to relay the significance of any items mentioned within the report. You will be encouraged to meet on site during the inspection to be advised by your inspector of any issues that may require attention. If you cannot attend the inspection your inspector is happy to discuss the report with you. Once your inspection has been completed, your report can be available for you the next day, Reports can be emailed also a hard copy will be posted to you.
Pre-Purchase Building include:
Structural Problems including Cracking & Movement, Deformation, Dampness, and Structural Timber Pest Damage
- Conditions conducive to structural damage including Defective Plumbing, Roof Plumbing & Flashings, Defective or Bridged Damp Proof Course, Un tradesman like Work, Trees & Shrubs, Corrosion, Lack of Sub floor Ventilation, moisture issues.
- Major defects to secondary building elements
- Minor defect summary to all areas of the dwelling.
- Maintenance advice & recommendations for other trade inspections required
- Safety hazards
As part of our service All Building & Pest Inspections operate independently and guarantee your confidentiality. We do not divulge our findings to any other parties without your request to do so.