Pre Purchase Building and Pest Inspection

Pre Purchase Building and Pest Inspection Albury Wodonga

A Building and Pest Inspection in Albury Wodonga and surrounding areas is our most comprehensive inspection service and is STRONGLY recommended for all property purchases as it covers both building defects and timber pests.

You may not think that Timber pests (termites and borers) are not a problem in your area. Think again. It is estimated that one in five homes in this area has had some form of termite damage. DONT become the one in five. Call us now to help you protect your most valuable investment. It is not worth the risk. Dont be un-informed, be prepared and on the front foot to control this nasty chaps.

Rarely does a home not contain some sort timber elements in their construction and are at HIGH risk of termite attack. Timber pests include, Termites, Wood Decay / Fungi and Wood Borers. They can weaken timber structures such as roof frames, wall and floor frames, decks handrails, external steps and timber retaining walls.

 

AS PART OF OUR BUILDING AND PEST INSPECTION, THE AREAS WE CHECK ARE:

  • The Roof exterior
  • Roof interior
  • Building Exterior
  • Subfloor
  • Building Interior
  • Site including outbuildings, such as a garage, granny flat or shed.

 

 

WITH REGARD TO A BUILDING AND PEST INSPECTION WE LOOK FOR MAJOR BUILDING DEFECTS SUCH AS:

  • Leaking roofs or damaged roof plumbing
  • Structural cracks or timber framing inadequacies
  • Leaking showers or baths / wet areas
  • Damp issues such as rising damp or penetrating moisture
  • Poor external drainage or storm water concerns
  • Main structural elements
  • Potential safety hazards
  • Potential fire hazards due to construction / maintenance issues

 

THROUGHOUT THE PROCESS OF A BUILDING AND PEST INSPECTION, WE LOOK FOR:

  • Termites or evidence of past termite activity
  • Evidence of any past termite treatment or damage
  • Timber borers or evidence of any damage
  • Wood rot (decay) and potential safety hazards

As part of our premium service and desire to educate our clients as much as possible we also report on any conditions that may be conducive to Termite attack or conditions that may cause wood rot. This will assist you in maintaining a Timber Pest free home.

 

Pre purchase building inspection albury wodonga

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