What to Expect From a Professional Roof Inspection

March 30, 2019 Roof inspection

The roof is one of the most vital parts of a building as it protects not just the structure itself but the contents and occupants as well. The life and value of your home or commercial space could depend on the condition of the roof. Poorly maintained roofs can have negative consequences for the whole […]

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How to Detect Water Damage

February 21, 2019 Building inspection

Your properties should always be in excellent condition. Buildings, including houses, need regular checking and inspection. Defects can pose a major risk to your property’s safety. Ultimately, they can be a source of accidents which can happen anytime. It is, therefore, critical to watch out for signs that something may be amiss, including water damage. […]

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6 Building Faults to Watch Out: Guide for Property Investors

January 17, 2019 Building faults

Real estate is one of most sought-after modes of investment nowadays and for good reason. Although this type of investment takes time and requires a deep understanding of the property market, investing in properties provides high capital growth and income security over time. The property market is even more interesting when you live in Australia. According […]

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What You Need to Know about Thermal Imaging

Advancements in technology must constantly make way for new and cost-efficient techniques, especially when it comes to building inspections. Visual inspections may not be fully sufficient because not all corners of a structure are accessible. Tools such as thermal imaging come in handy when you are looking for a more precise pre-purchase building inspection. What […]

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How Building Inspections Promote Transparency

December 5, 2018 Building defects

Building an honest relationship with the many people involved in the construction process goes a long way. By being as transparent as possible with local authorities, with your potential clients and buyers, or with your construction employees, gives you the benefit of good faith. One of the best ways to promote transparency is to invest […]

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Most Common Materials that Use Asbestos

September 30, 2018 Asbestos inspection

Property investment is one of the most crucial decisions you’ll ever make, and it’s not only because there’s hard-earned money involved. Though often overlooked by buyers and lessees, a property can affect your health and wellness too. From the type of materials used to the quality of construction, the property you select will impact your […]

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Identifying Major and Minor Defects

A building inspection helps to ensure your physical safety, peace of mind, and legal protection as the future owner of a building. Employing a building inspector is highly recommended for any building purchase to make sure you get value for money. If you are looking to make an investment in property then a building inspection […]

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Is an Eco Home Harder to Inspect?

August 1, 2018 Building inspection

Eco homes are now becoming more and more popular, especially with the pressing environmental problems our planet is facing. Everyone has a desire to contribute in saving the environment and minimising their carbon footprint. But let us face it – being a consistently eco-friendly person on a daily basis is not a walk in the […]

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Why Check for Meth Contamination in Rental Properties?

April 15, 2018 Property inspection

The use of methamphetamine, more popularly referred to as ‘meth’ or ‘ice’, is on the rise in Australia. Based on the 2013 National Drug Strategy Household Survey, 7% of the population (equivalent to around 1.3 million Australians) have used meth in the past 12 months. Given this, meth contamination in rental properties may be inevitable […]

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What is NOT Covered in a Building Inspection?

March 29, 2018 Building inspection

A building inspection is essential before you buy a property for at least three reasons. First, it helps you identify in advance what the problems are. Second, with the information you have, you can try and negotiate the price of the property. Third, you can get a specialist’s advice on how the major problems (if […]

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