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Interpreting Pre-Purchase Inspections

Interpreting Pre-purchase Inspections

They may mean extra money and be a complete pain, but pre-purchase building and pest inspections are the best thing you can do when thinking about buying a new home. There’s enough stress involved in buying a new home, so why not go the extra mile and get that added sense of security? […]

By |November 28th, 2016|Ask the Inspector, Building Inspection Tips|0 Comments

Last Minute Property Inspection?

Last-Minute Property Inspection?

They say time really flies when you’re having fun. Things can also move fast when you’re looking to buy a property. Homes change hands in the blink of an eye. That’s why it’s dead easy to fall into the biggest trap of all: leaving your property inspection to the last minute or, worse […]

By |November 22nd, 2016|Ask the Inspector, Building Inspection Tips|0 Comments

A tale of two Brisbane Building Inspections

A Tale of Two Brisbane Building Inspections
If you’re currently in the market to buy a new home or investment property in Brisbane, you’re probably also looking at options for Brisbane building inspections. Unless you’re in the lucky position where finances are no object, it can be tempting to save money by choosing cheap and cheerful […]

By |November 15th, 2016|Building Inspection Tips|0 Comments

When Your Building Inspector Finds Problems With The Foundations – Is It a Deal Breaker?

When Your Building Inspector Finds Problems with the Foundations—is it a Deal-Breaker?

It is important to be aware right from the start that not every issue found by a building inspector is serious. The aim of a building inspection is to give a prospective buyer an unbiased, no holds barred picture of the property from the […]

By |November 8th, 2016|Ask the Inspector, Building Inspection Tips|0 Comments

Brisbane’s High-Rise Unit Boom and Why You Still Need a Pre-Purchase Inspection

Brisbane’s High-Rise Unit Boom and Why You Still Need a Pre-Purchase Inspection

The skyline of Brisbane is filled with cranes. High-rise units are being developed at an alarming rate catering for those seeking to get in on the property market. Don’t be fooled into thinking that just because a unit or apartment is new or near-new […]

By |October 31st, 2016|Building Inspection Tips|0 Comments

Building and Pest Inspection with Action Property Inspections

Building and Pest Inspections To Change – Buyers BEWARE

A building and pest inspection report is not something undertaken lightly and nor should it. When you’re looking to invest your life savings into purchasing a property, you’re going to want to know that you are getting quality and a home that is not only safe but […]

By |October 18th, 2016|Building Inspection Tips|0 Comments

Brisbane’s Midgie Swarms – How To Survive Sand Flies

Sand Flies – aka Midgies Are On The Loose! How to Deter Sand Flies
Brisbane residents close to the beach and wetlands are calling it the worst sand fly swarm this decade. Sand Flies, also known as midgies are tiny flying insects that, although smaller than mosquitoes, can cause much more harmful bites. Sand fly bites […]

By |September 28th, 2016|Pests|0 Comments

Broken Roof Tiles? Why This Can Be Nothing … Or Everything

Broken Roof Tiles? Why This Can Be Nothing … Or Everything

Replacing roof tiles when they are damaged, cracked or broken is crucial to ensuring the ongoing protection of your home from Queensland’s harsh weather.
Failure to act quickly when faced with broken or damaged roof tiles can put your home at risk of water damage, mould, […]

By |September 20th, 2016|Ask the Inspector, blog, Building Inspection Tips|0 Comments

Ever Wondered How To Calculate Roof Pitch? Click here!

How To Calculate Roof Pitch

If you’re installing, repairing or replacing a roof, there’s a huge pitfall lying in wait for you: getting the maths wrong when you calculate roof pitch can have a huge impact on your home. If you’re having a sudden, traumatic flashback to high school maths class right now, you’re not the […]

By |September 13th, 2016|Ask the Inspector, blog, Building & Renovating|0 Comments

Why Roof Inspections Are Vital For Your Brisbane Property

Why Roof Inspections Are Vital

Getting your roof routinely inspected by a qualified professional is vital – particularly in Brisbane, with our severe weather events and harsh, unpredictable thunderstorms. Action Property Inspections conducts thorough roof inspections across Brisbane and surrounds, including the exterior and interior of your roof. Read on to find out why you need […]

By |September 6th, 2016|Ask the Inspector, blog, Building Inspection Tips|0 Comments