This short video will show you examples of how damp earth and bad drainage can cause structural damage around the home. Unwanted moisture enables the growth of various fungi in wood, which can cause rot or mould. Airborne concentrations can become serious health issues. This is why home building inspections are a must.
Property buyers looking to build a new home or purchase a house and land package from a volume building company can easily fall victim to the pitfalls they produce through [...]
What does asbestos look like? How are they harmful to you and your family? Watch this informative video on Asbestos and how you should rid your property of this harmful material.
Unless you’re a big-time investor, you probably don’t purchase real estate often at all. On average, people buy a new property every seven years, but it can often stretch into [...]
To say men are strongly represented in the building inspection industry would be an understatement. According to the most recent data available through Job Outlook – an initiative of the [...]
Standing in the living area of a two-bedroom apartment in Southbank, it quickly becomes obvious why this building’s residents are having trouble sleeping. The click, creak, click emanating from the [...]
Real estate agents have long been plagued by a reputation for dishonesty, but is this perception well founded? It’s worth noting that real estate agents are trained to not tell [...]
Why Home Buyers Can’t Rely on Consumer Protection From an overall standpoint, Australian consumers are strongly protected by legislation. Common law is designed to cover all manner of contexts, while [...]
Buying your first home can be a nerve-racking mix of high hopes and utter trepidation. It’s a huge investment and a significant milestone, so it’s a given that you’ll be [...]
Booking a pre-purchase building inspection is a no-brainer and anyone would say that they want to choose a professional that they can trust. That said, you’re likely to encounter varying [...]