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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What is Included in a Property Inspection Report?

November 15, 2017 Property inspection

Do you need a property inspection report from your trusted building inspector? If you are planning to buy or rent a new property, obtaining a Property Inspection Report is important. This report is a written account of a property’s condition that is crucial when deciding to purchase a property. The Property Inspection Report should make […]

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10 ways you can prepare your home for an inspection

October 12, 2017 Home Inspection

Selling your home may mean that you will need a home inspector to take a look at your home as part of the selling process, or the buyer may request a home inspection for their own peace of mind. Buying a home is a large investment after all. By having a home inspector come around […]

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Questions to Ask Your Home Inspector

July 9, 2017 Home Inspection

You have decided to buy a home by yourself or with a significant other. You have fantasised about it for a while. So, you already know which curtains will match that lovely carpet you saw yesterday in a small shop, and which area of the city best suits your needs. But when your wallet finally […]

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Does an Apartment Condo Need an Inspection?

July 3, 2017 Uncategorised

Without a doubt, a property is a big investment that impacts your entire life. Whether buying the apartment or simply renting the condominium, you are spending your hard-earned money on a place to live. Your home is more than simply a place to sleep and store your belongings. It is your sanctuary, the place where […]

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