Every one service we provide in Melbourne is based on our primary aim of providing you with the knowledge you need to make the best property decisions possible. Property is the largest investment most Victorians make in their lives, and we’re here to make sure your property aspirations don’t turn into nightmares.
Our building inspectors, all of whom are registered builders with more than 15 years of experience performing building inspections in Melbourne, leave no stone unturned, both inside and out, to ensure that you have the most up-to-date information about the condition of the property in order to avoid any major or minor issues in the future.
Process of Building Inspection
It’s as simple as one, two, three to get the peace of mind you need on your property. We have you covered at every stage of your property journey, from professional advice and assistance through a full examination with or without you present, to a crystal clear and easy to follow comprehensive report and outstanding after inspection support.
All our building inspectors are registered with the Victoria Building Authority
Building and Pest Inspections in Melbourne are very important in giving you the client peace of mind that what defects are present will be reported within the building report.
You can call our pleasant and helpful staff for guidance and schedule an inspection at a time that is convenient for you. Because our employees have years of expertise and are well-versed in Australian norms, you can expect rapid responses. Our team can come up with a price that matches your budget while still providing comprehensive building inspection services.
We can undertake a thorough inspection of your home, flat, or apartment as part of our building inspections. Whether you called us for a house inspection or a pest inspection, every inspector at our company has completed training on the most recent changes to Australian building standards.
You are welcome to accompany our knowledgeable professionals throughout the building inspection, and they can share their experiences with you.
Within 24 hours, we can provide you with an easy-to-understand, complete, and all-inclusive written detailed report. Every comprehensive property inspection report we produce can provide you with a thorough grasp of all structural aspects of your structures. Our building inspector does not only offer you building and pest inspection reports but can also explain the results in detail.
How Much Does a Building Inspection Cost in Melbourne?
Property inspections do not have a set fee because the cost is determined by the size of your property. An inspection of a smaller property could cost between $200 and $300 on the low end of the spectrum. The cost of a typical sized dwelling in a regional area is usually between $400 and $500. A comprehensive inspection in a metropolitan location can cost anything from $800 to $1000.
Getting a pre-purchase inspection on each house you look at might quickly add up. Wait until you’ve viewed the house you want to buy, but don’t let your desire to own it prevent you from paying for an examination. If you notice flaws, you can renegotiate a lower price, or you can walk away and find your dream house elsewhere.
Are House Inspections Allowed in Melbourne?
Yes. By arrangement only, private home inspections for a new purchase or end-of-lease can be scheduled.
Inspections in person are restricted to one household per inspection, and the agent must remain outside the entire time. There must not be any existing occupants present.
Outdoor auctions for up to 50 fully vaccinated people are permitted, subject to density restrictions.
What Are the Mandatory Building Inspections in Victoria?
We check the concreter’s soil cutting according to the engineer’s designs during the pre-slab inspection. This is in preparation for the house’s foundations. Additionally, we ensure that the footings can support the house’s load-bearing capacity and that the earth is sufficiently compacted. After that, the steel reinforcement can be installed.
We check to see if the concreter laid the steel for the concrete slab appropriately. After the steel is permitted, the concrete must be poured rapidly, which is another good reason to acquire the inspection results quickly. The concrete is poured over the reinforcement once our inspector has given his approval.
Our employees check all components of the frame, including the bracing, beams, stud work, bottom plate, and nailing, to ensure that it was built according to the engineer’s specifications. This is a crucial element of the inspection process, and it is frequently the longest and most difficult.
We make sure the residence is safe and suitable for habitation right before the owner moves in. The final inspection is very important as it will identify the existence of any major issues that the builder needs to rectify before the handover.
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