Building inspections are a necessary part of purchasing a home in the Gold Coast and Reports Direct have the experience and qualified inspectors to complete a thorough and unbiased inspection of your Gold Coast property.
Our building reports cover the structural soundness of the building and any significant defects to exterior and interior elements, the condition of any improvements made to the property and any maintenance issues on the day of the inspection.
The building inspector will carry out inspections on the exterior of the building including the roof surface (where accessible and subject to Health & Safety Regulations), all interior rooms, inside the roof void and sub-floor (where applicable), and any improvements to the property including fences and retaining walls (see below for a full list).
All Building Inspections and Reports are carried out in accordance with Australian Standard 4349.1
When we inspect your property we will look at the following areas:
Indoor Areas Inspected
|Properties External Walls||Properties Interior Walls|
|Gates / Fencing|| Tiles - cracked & loose (drummy)
|Integrity of Retaining Walls||Ceiling|
|Pergolas and Outdoor Structures||Doors and Windows|
|Decks / Balconies||Stairs|
|Roof Area: Tiles, Fascias and Guttering||Cabinets in Kitchens and Bathrooms|
|Sub-Floor Area||Roof Space/Void|
| Patios & Courtyards
|| Bath seals and integrity
|Exterior Stairways|| Shower seal and integrity
|Driveways & Paths|| Sinks, taps & plumbing fixtures
|| Ventilation & Dampness
| Investigate for Cracks and/or Movement or structural deterioration (concrete cancer etc)
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