Building and Pest Inspection Berwick

With 20% of Berwick properties estimated to harbour pests, it’s important to make sure the home you’re buying won’t be one of them. When you enlist an experienced building inspector who knows what to look for who specialise in new building pest inspections, you’ll be able to prevent these problems on your purchase. Contact us today to review your property purchase.

Building and Pest Inspection in Berwick

As the leading property inspections company for properties located in Berwick, we provide high-quality professional building and pest inspections. With our detailed pre-purchase building inspection reports, you find out everything you need to know about your property to make an informed purchase.
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Get a Building and Pest Inspection from Leading Building Inspectors

If you’re buying a property, pre-purchase inspection services could save you thousands in the future. From timber pest inspection services to asbestos inspections, Altez Building Inspection services can inspect any property for flaws. Furthermore, we provide dilapidation reports to help you make an informed decision and protect you from liability. Here’s why you can count on us:

Fast turnaround

Altez offers a fast-turnaround to meet your timeline. When you need to know everything about your options quickly to finalise a purchase, there’s no better team of inspectors than ours.

Affordable prices

Our reasonable and competitive prices make us an ideal option to prospective homeowners and businesses. We constantly receive referrals from property professionals such as agents and mortgage brokers.

Cost-effective findings and recommendations

Saving you time and money is what we do. Our building and pest inspectors provide valuable advice based on your specific needs. This includes informing you your property may be at risk for asbestos, any estimated costs of repairs or even giving out building advice if you’re considering renovating after your purchase.

Detailed reports

When it comes to excellent customer service on our inspection reports, our fast turnaround is supported by their level of detail. In most cases, we can deliver our building reports to you on the same day of your inspection, so you’ll never have to worry about delays.

We Use the Latest Pest Inspection Technology

Our building and pest inspection Berwick team use the latest cutting-edge technology to conduct termite inspections. As professionals, we use the latest pest detection technology to quickly detect and map out termite paths and nests and identify other pests. The following takeaways are all you need to know about our comprehensive pest and building inspections Berwick service.
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Termatrac T3i Radar Termite Detector

We use a radar termite detector with low-energy microwaves to penetrate and detect any activity in the walls, such as the movement of termites and other insects.
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Moisture and Humidity Meter

We don’t just identify the presence of termites, but proactively isolate the environment where they’re most likely to fester. Using a sensitive moisture meter, we can record changes in moisture levels to identify problems and potential spaces where termites might build nests.
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FLIR E5 Infrared Camera Thermal Imaging

As live termites generate heat when they are active, we can also identify the areas where they’re most prevalent using non-invasive advanced thermal imaging tools.
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Actionable, Comprehensive Building and Pest Reports

After every building inspection, we create comprehensive pest reports detailing everything we find, potential risks and hazards, and our recommendations on what steps you should take next. Our building inspection reports contain detailed photos describing defects and other potential issues.
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Documentation of major defects and structural issues

A qualified inspector will be able to inspect a property for major defects and structural issues and provide the necessary documentation for property buyers to make a conditional offer based on the results of the property condition report.
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Minor defects and comprehensive maintenance check

Minor defects such as minor blemishes, corrosion, weathering, paint deterioration, and wall dents due to physical damage will be accounted for in your building report. This way, you won’t have to worry about even the smallest of issues.
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Timber pest inspection

Most leading authorities in the building industry recommend securing a timber pest report on new construction. Our timber pest inspection report provides a clear description of whether the property is structurally sound and free of destructive pest infestations and addresses a complete inventory of all investigated locations.
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Identify potential areas with pest control issues and dampness issues

Some insects, such as springtails, camel crickets, and booklice, can be controlled simply by reducing the moisture or humidity in the home. Excessive moisture can also attract common pests such as cockroaches and ants. Again, this is where our humidity tests will lend some insight on what you should do regarding your purchase.
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Information on remedial works and trades works

When it comes to your new home purchase, Altez Building Inspection provides comprehensive data on any recommended remedial works and trade works. This will improve your position when negotiating about the property’s sale price.

Frequently Asked Questions

Why do I need a thorough inspection from qualified pest inspectors and building inspectors?

Building inspections in Berwick are essential if you want to be completely confident in your home purchase. Getting an inspection service and a written report can help you avoid paying more for a property than it is worth. If you’re willing to spend hundreds of thousands of dollars on a new home, an inspection service fee isn’t much.

Get your building report during handover inspections with Altez today. We deliver comprehensive building inspection reports of your property so you can move forward with confidence and total peace of mind. Eliminate risk with our Berwick building and pest inspections and protect your investment in the long term.

Will a building inspection help protect my new home?

We can check every area of your home for potential defects, asbestos issues, pest infestations and structural damage. Our building inspectors and pest inspectors collaborate to give you a thorough and actionable building and pest inspection report that will help you finalise your purchase and secure your investment.

What are pre-purchase inspections?

Our pre-purchase inspection reports provide a top-to-bottom analysis of the home or property you are planning to purchase. The report includes detailed descriptions of the problematic areas and visual proof of any damage or areas needing improvement.

Will my building inspection report help me resolve a building dispute?

If your pre-purchase building inspection and termite inspection report fail to mention existing damage to your property, you must take action against the inspector. An inspection report may help resolve a building dispute.

For further information on legally actionable building reports in the event of a building dispute with contractors and other parties, view our services on NCAT building reports, VCAT building reports, expert reports and building completion reports.

What evidence will I have on my pest inspection report to settle repair costs with my agent or seller?

The pest inspection is a separate process performed by a licensed pest inspector trained to look for signs of infestations and does pest inspections specifically for real estate transactions. This will include detailed accounts, an itemised list of the issues and corroborating visual evidence. Pest inspection reports from Altez may help settle your repair costs with your agent or seller.

Can I get a commercial building inspection for my business?

Yes, you can. A commercial building inspection can provide you with the information you need to make the final purchase decision or help you understand if your building has any underlying issues that could cause you problems in the future. Altez can deliver an in-depth commercial building inspection report that will tell you precisely what you need to know to determine your next step.

Our Building Inspection Ensures Your New House Meets Professional Building Standards

Buying a house is a source of pride and joy. For some, it’s a lifetime decision, so it’s essential to make a sound investment with all the risks involved. To make a well-informed purchase, Altez can carry out a pre-purchase building and pest inspection of the highest quality for your peace of mind.