MAINTAIN – Inspection of Asbestos Roofs

The inspection and maintenance of roofs is important and spring is as good a time as any to clear your gutters and valleys of leaf debris.  In fact we believe your home maintenance schedule should run on a season to season reminder system.  The reason we're so fond of metal roof sheeting is because … [Read more...]

INSPECT Pre-Purchase Building Inspections – Decontructed!

To some its a mere formality, to others its a HUGE step in a property purchase. What do you know about the pre-purchase building inspection process? Here's what we do.  When you get in touch with us to book in your pre-purchase building inspection, we ask you a few questions such as; Do … [Read more...]

INSPECT Use Your Building Inspector

This doesn't apply to all building inspectors, but we are special: We believe you get better value when you come along to your building inspection.  While you're there, ask us questions about your new property. Some people have big plans and know what they want immediately, but in case you're not … [Read more...]

MAINTENANCE Building Inspection Specialists Checklist Pt 2

Onwards and upwards (or should we say outwards?) Now that you've had a look around your property and make sure there's nothing amiss with the site, move on to the house exterior. This bit is important, building inspection specialists would agree, because your homes' #1 enemy is the … [Read more...]

DESIGN Can Incorporate Custom Construction

I'm bringing this blog back from the past because it bears repeating: This past week [last year] we've attended two different pre-purchase building inspections that included "custom construction" inside the inspected properties. Customising your home for aesthetic or practical reasons can be … [Read more...]

Pre-Purchase Inspection – Gold Coast

You wouldn't think that a brand new concrete high rise would need a pre-purchase building inspection.  Theoretically, it shouldn't.  However.  Last March we were engaged to inspected a unit in a new complex in Kirra - approximately 1 year old. It's only come to mind now, because this week we … [Read more...]