Building Inspection Tips

Fibre Cement Cladding Problems Your Building Inspector May Find

When it comes to choosing building materials for the external façade of your house, fibre cement cladding has a lot going for it. Not only is it versatile and looks great, but it’s also asbestos-free, weather-proof and resistant to termites. Pretty impressive as far as building materials go, right?!

If you’re planning to invest in a […]

By |January 10th, 2018|blog, Building Inspection Tips|0 Comments

DIY Home Inspection, Why Is This Even A Thing?

It is very tempting to perform your own home inspection in an effort to save money. The theory is that once you are aware of what to look out for you can very easily and efficiently perform a pre-purchase inspection and do away with the need for expert advice. After all, leaking pipes and cracks […]

By |January 3rd, 2018|blog, Building Inspection Tips|0 Comments

Building and Pest Inspections with Action Property Inspections

Our Partners in Building And Pest Inspections

Making the decision to organise a pre-purchase building and pest inspection can be difficult, especially when finances are already being highly scrutinized. What is important to be aware of, however, is that a relatively small outlay before you agree to sign on the dotted line and purchase property could […]

By |October 24th, 2017|blog, Building Inspection Tips, Purchasing a House|0 Comments

6 Things Home Inspection Companies Wish You Knew

Six Things Home Inspection Companies Wish You Knew

We all wonder what it’d be like to have a magical crystal ball that could let us see into the future. If there were such a thing, home inspection companies like Action Property Inspections would be out of business! But the reality is, crystal balls don’t exist and […]

By |August 8th, 2017|blog, Building Inspection Tips|0 Comments

How NOT To Find The Best Building and Pest Inspector Brisbane

The Worst Advice On Finding The Best Building And Pest Inspector In Brisbane
Great title for an article, right? Who wants bad advice? Unfortunately the internet is full of incorrect information. If you’re trying to find the best building and pest inspector in Brisbane – be very wary of whose advice you take!
We’ve been in the […]

By |August 8th, 2017|Ask the Inspector, blog, Building Inspection Tips|0 Comments

Landslip, Tidal Inundation and Filled Ground – Have You Checked With Council?

Landslip, Tidal Inundation And Filled Ground – Have You Checked With Council?
Believe it or not, there’s a lot more to buying a property than making sure everything’s ok on your side of the fence. Sure, it’s crucial to get all your ducks in a row when it comes to finance, building and pest inspections. But […]

By |February 27th, 2017|blog, Building Inspection Tips|0 Comments

Building And Pest Inspections – Essential For Brisbane West!

Why Building And Pest Inspections Are Essential In Brisbane West

The things that make living in Brisbane’s western suburbs so appealing can often be the same things that cause challenges for new home owners. Character homes and proximity to bushland or river frontage are highly desirable, but can also lead to flooding, pests and drainage problems!
Whether […]

By |February 6th, 2017|Ask the Inspector, blog, Building Inspection Tips|0 Comments

How Long Do Building Inspections Take? We Answer Your FAQs

How Long Do Building Inspections Take And Other FAQs
How long do building inspections take? What’s covered in a building inspection? How much will an inspection cost? If these questions are rattling around in your brain and stressing you out, we’re here to help!
When you’ve found the dream home you’ve been searching for, getting a building […]

By |January 9th, 2017|Ask the Inspector, Building Inspection Tips|0 Comments

First Home Buyer Traps – Read This Before You Buy A Lemon!

First Home Buyer Traps – Property Inspections On Big Fat Lemons

If you’re a first home buyer, you’ve now got to splash some serious cash to get your foot in the door of Brisbane home ownership. Even if you do manage to find a property that’s on the market for $300,000 or less, you’re taking a […]

By |December 27th, 2016|Ask the Inspector, Building Inspection Tips|0 Comments

What Makes A Qualified Building Inspector in Brisbane?

What Makes A Qualified Building Inspector in Queensland?

Queensland’s got one of the country’s toughest regimes when it comes to the regulation of building inspectors. If you’re buying a property and plan on getting a pre-purchase building inspection, that should be music to your ears. The quality and thoroughness of the inspection is the only safety […]

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