Building and Pest Inspection Reports Melbourne
Building and Pest inspection checklist and cost.
Nowadays, Building and Pest Inspections have almost become a prerequisite to buying a home in Melbourne. This is wise considering that this is one of the biggest financial decisions you're likely to make. That's why a detailed, independent Building and Timber Pest Inspection Report from Northern House Inspections Melbourne is an important information tool to assist you in your decision making. But what separates our reports from the others? Click here to view our services.
For a start, your Building and Pest Inspection and Report from Northern House Inspections will be conducted according to Australian Standards AS 4349.1 and AS 4349.3. Also any major defects to the condition of secondary and finishing elements, collective minor defects and any serious safety hazards noticed by the inspector. Click here to get a quote.
Your pre-purchase Building and Pest property inspections are conducted by separate qualified inspectors with relevant industry knowledge, tertiary qualifications, full professional indemnity and public liability insurances. This will give you the best service and reports available by two industry professionals. At Northern House Inspections we take the time and go the extra mile to ensure that our clients don't get caught out with a real estate lemon that could cost them tens of thousands in insurance claims, repairs and rectifications. Click here to read more information about our inspector.
Your building report will mention the property's overall quality of construction & maintenance level, compared to well-maintained properties of the same age and construction type. Noticeably, our importance, from a Building Inspector's point of view, will be upon more significant structural and timber pest issues, together with the conditions that encourage these issues. As an alert to your solicitor for necessary searches, your report may note whether additions, extensions or renovations have been conducted and if so to check all relevant permits and certificates of compliance. Furthermore, any serious safety issues will also be highlighted. Click here to compare our services.
Because all Pre purchase Building and Pest Inspections in Melbourne are 'visual-only' inspections with limited testing, they are not intrusive to the building and its finishes. Despite our best efforts, we will only be able to inspect areas that we can actually access and see, sometimes providing an opportunity for dishonest vendors to occasionally hide issues. For this reason, we send you our building report terms and conditions prior to the inspection being conducted that clearly set out the inspections' scope and limitations within your report so that you clearly understand the context of your report's findings. Click here to contact us.
All Northern House Inspections building reports will then take you step by step through the property to address all safety hazards, and up 1000+ building defects where we clearly describe the type of defect with its location, it's severity, with colour photographic evidence and our professional recommendations for rectifications including which professional should be contacted for further advice, and in what timeframe. Click here to view our process.
Lastly, our home inspection reports are set out in an orderly, easy to read and understand way, with relevant supporting photographs and lots of assisting information. The clearer and more logical the layout of the Building Reports, the easier it will be for you to understand its content and read it in its entirety. Our detailed house inspection reports are the most comprehensive in Melbourne, giving you more information to help you make your biggest financial decision and keep knowledge on your side. It's always a good idea to examine a building and pest inspection sample reports to see what you'll be getting for your fee. View our pre purchase sample reports here.