Exceptional Building Inspections provides a comprehensive range of building inspection services to property owners, home buyers and real estate agents throughout Newcastle.

Our Newcastle building inspectors have unparalleled levels of training and experience in the building industry and are proud members of the Australian Society of Building Consultants. We offer a variety of affordable building inspection services in Newcastle to fit the needs of any property. Our reports are always conducted in accordance with AS 4349.1-2007 and come with a 24-hour turnaround guarantee.


Whether you’re buying or selling your home, Exceptional Building Inspections offers comprehensive building inspection services in Newcastle that help you make an informed decision about your investment.

Exceptional Building Inspections’ team members are experts in their field, performing a thorough non-invasive inspection of the home from the roof to the foundation. We will identify safety issues and make an unbiased assessment of the condition of the property, even in areas you may not think to check.

Our residential building inspections help to reduce the possibility of uncovering costly issues with your property after you have taken ownership. Our full range of building inspections in Newcastle allows you to look beyond the building’s exterior and gain a full insight into the true condition of the property.

We offer the building inspection services listed below in most locations within a 70km radius from Newcastle, NSW, Australia:

  • Pre-Purchase Building Reports
  • Timber Pest Reports
  • Expert Witness Reports
  • Vendor Reports
  • Pool & Spa Certification
  • Defects Reports
  • Dilapidation Reports
  • Maintenance Reports
  • Disputes Resolution
  • Insurance Assessments.


Pre-Purchase Building Inspections and Reports are essential when buying a home. Home buying is usually the largest investment you will make and choosing the right pre-purchase building inspector in Newcastle is essential. Before signing any paperwork, you should know what you’re getting into.

Before buying a home, you should make sure the house is inspected thoroughly by a licensed professional inspector from Exceptional Building Inspections. Our pre-purchase building inspections in Newcastle are designed to provide valuable information about the condition of the property and will provide you with an exceptional building inspection so you can be fully informed of the property’s condition through our in-depth pre-purchase building inspection and report.

Through our professional home inspections, you can uncover foundation problems, damaged roof materials, cracked foundations, HVAC issues, plumbing issues or electrical problems such as improperly wired electrical outlets, among many other costly issues.

Exceptional Building Inspections’ reports comply with Australian Standards and detail the condition of the property after inspecting the following relevant areas:

  • Interior of the building
  • Exterior of the building
  • Sub-floor space
  • Roof space
  • The roof exterior
  • The property within 30m of the building.


In today’s real estate market, getting a vendor building inspection in Newcastle can be a big selling point. You might think you know your own home inside out, but there can be a lot of hidden issues that have gone unnoticed.

A pre-listing building inspection can help you find and fix major issues with your property before listing it for sale. Any significant defects to your home could cause problems during the sale of your property and are likely to result in costly last-minute repairs or cause a sale to fall through.

For sellers, an Exceptional Building Inspections pre-listing inspection gives you a powerful marketing tool to ensure you sell your home quickly. Our reports will highlight any repairs that you should make before putting your property up for sale. Our vendor building inspections in Newcastle will also provide you with all of the information you need to make a full disclosure to buyers prior to the sale so you can sell your home with confidence.

Our pre-listing building inspection report lists the following items:

  • Building defects and hazards
  • Workmanship
  • Standards and specifications compliance
  • Incomplete work
  • Property handover approval or certifications.


We believe that no one should have to deal with unwanted pests in their new home, which is why we treat every pre-purchase timber pest inspection in Newcastle as if we are examining our own property.

When you work with a professional company like Exceptional Building Inspections, you can be sure you are receiving an accurate pre-purchase timber pest inspection. During our inspection, we will look for evidence of all types of wood-destroying pests that are common in Newcastle.

Our expert pre-purchase timber pest inspectors will conduct a non-invasive inspection to detect timber pests and damage, so you can ensure the health of your family and the structure of your property before investing your money.

Our pre-purchase timber pest inspections in Newcastle identify:

  • Subterranean termites
  • Borers
  • Wood decay fungi.


Having a swimming pool or spa is something that many Newcastle residents dream of and can be enjoyable additions to any home. But having a pool also comes with responsibilities such as the completion of a pool certification or spa certification having the pool inspected for proper operation and ensuring it conforms to current Australian building standards.

Exceptional Building Inspections’ assessment and certification process includes fence examination, CPR signage checks and all other safety requirements to ensure the full safety of compliance of your pool. Our accredited pool and spa certifiers in Newcastle can:

  • Carry out an inspection on your swimming pool certification and spa.
  • Register your swimming pool or spa on the NSW Government Swimming Pool Register.
  • Issue a ‘Certificate of Compliance’ for your swimming pool and spa.
  • Issue a ‘Certificate of Non-Compliance at owner’s request’.
  • Issue an ‘E22 Notice’.
  • Re-inspect the swimming pool or spa.


Why go with an unreliable building inspector in Newcastle? Exceptional Building Inspections’ thorough assessments could save you tens of thousands of dollars in undetected problems that less experienced building inspectors may not see.

Over the years, we have built outstanding relationships with our clients who trust in our expertise and reliability. Our professional team is trained to identify maintenance issues and structural components of a property including foundation, roof, HVAC, electrical and plumbing systems. With our competitive prices and affordable package options, we are the go-to Newcastle building inspectors for all of your property assessment needs.

Call us today at 4950 4197 or 0412 188 199 to schedule an inspection or click here for a quote for your building inspection in Newcastle and we will get back to you as soon as possible.

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