Building Inspections/House Inspections

Building inspections Melbourne

Fixed Fee Costs
Comprehensive electronic inspection report that complies with Australian Standard AS4349.1
– we provide reports within 24 hours of inspection
Our reports are thorough, unbiased and easy to read.

Types of inspections at Building Inspections Melbournewww.buildinghouseinspectionsbuilding inspections melbourne
Structural Inspections

A structural inspection in Melbourne includes the following elements:

The interior or the building: walls; ceiling, floors;
The exterior of the building: cladding; stairs; balconies, verandas, patios, decks, balustrades;
The roof exterior; structure; and
The roof space: framing and party walls;
The sub-floor space: timber floor (including supports, floor, ventilation, drainage, structural dampness);
The property within 30m of the house and within the boundaries of the site: car accommodation, detached laundry, garden sheds; retaining walls (where supporting other structures and landscaping retaining walls >700mm high; steps; surface water and stormwater drainage
We perform Building Inspections in Melbourne,Geelong and the Peninsula. All are carried out by an expert structural inspector.

building inspections melbournePre-Purchase Building Inspections

Our pre-purchase and building inspections in Melbourne and Geelong encompasses the following elements:

The interior of the building – ceilings; walls; floors; windows; doors & frames; kitchen; bathroom; WC; ensuite; laundry; stairs and damp problems. The exterior of the building – walls (including lintels, claddings, doors & windows); timber or steel frames and structures; chimneys; stairs; balconies; verandas; patios; decks; suspended concrete floors; balustrades. The roof exterior – roof (including tiles, shingles & slates, roof sheeting, gables, flashings); skylights; vents; flues; valleys; guttering; downpipes; eaves; fascias and barges.
The roof space – roof covering; roof framing; sarking; party walls; insulation.
The sub-floor space – timber floor (including supports, floor, ventilation, drainage, damp); suspended concrete floors and drainage of site

What is included in the Report?

A pre purchase building and property inspection report is approximately 18 pages and includes the following:

A description of the property
A summary of any safety hazards, major and minor defects