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BUILDING INSPECTIONS – WHAT’S INCLUDED
- New Home Hand Over Report
Documentation of all major and minor defects.
Inspection undertaken by Registered Builders.
Conducted in accordance with Australian Standard.
Recommendations for rectification.
Photos and clear description of defects.
- Pre-purchase house and pest inspection
Identification of all minor and major defects
Presented in a well documented report.
Structural Defect Inspection
Accessing under the floor and inside the roof space.
Full timber pest inspection
Conducted with the Termatrac T3i termite Radar.
Asbestos identification Check
- Building Consultancy
Melbourne House Check offers phone consultancy with an experienced builder. Whether you are building a deck, erecting a shed or renovating a bathroom, if you need assistance Melbourne House Check is available to help.
- Carbon Monoxide Check
Checks dangerous gas emissions from appliances in your home.
Buying a New Home? Ensure a Quality Investment with the Help of a Melbourne Building Inspection Company
Buying a house is expensive. From the down payment to the transfer fees to any improvement you want or need to make before you can move in, it stands to reason that purchasing a home is one of the more significant investments that the average person makes in their lifetime. In this maze of costs and steps, it’s all too easy to overlook or skip one of the most critical stages of the entire process: the building inspection. After all, the house looks perfect, and the buyer seems trustworthy. Why shouldn’t you trust them? Why shouldn’t you forego the inspection and use that money to cover improvements, furniture purchases or moving costs?
Why You Should Hire a Building Inspector
As tempting as it might be to forget about the inspection and move forward with purchasing your home, there is a long list of reasons that you should rethink that strategy. Hiring a building inspector, in the grand scheme of things, is a small investment. If you have already decided that you can afford to buy a house, then paying for an inspection is probably not going to break the bank.
In return for that investment, though, you will get something extremely valuable: peace of mind. The fact is that you can never be sure that a home is free of defects or problems. Yes, the previous owners might be perfectly lovely, and sure, the house might look flawless. However, even the most pristine looking homes can have flaws. There might be a crack in the foundation. The house could contain shoddy electrical work that is not compliant with building codes. There could be a termite infestation that you can’t see visual signs of yet because it’s in the early stages. You never know what’s hiding out of sight in a house. Hiring a building inspection company will tell you things that the naked eye can’t see and that sellers won’t typically reveal.
Choosing Melbourne House Check for Your Melbourne Building Inspections
At Melbourne House Check, we provide a building inspection service geared towards providing buyers with sound peace of mind. Before you commit to purchasing a house, and certainly before you put down any money, give us a call. We will check every aspect of the property, from the foundation to the roof, to ensure that it is structurally sound and fully compliant with all relevant building codes, regulations, and Australian Standards. If there are termites, electrical faults, foundation problems or other issues, you can trust that we will find them.
Simply put, our building inspections in Melbourne are designed to help you make the correct decision before you buy a property. Again, purchasing a house is a significant investment and a momentous decision that will impact every facet of your life. Make sure you are fully informed by calling Melbourne House Check for an inspection before you buy.
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