Building and Pest Inspection Sydney

Building and Pest Inspectors in Sydney

Are you stressed out about potential pests (or the structural integrity) of that dream property you’ve been eyeing?

Don’t worry; we’re here to help.

Affordable Building and pest inspections in Sydney are essential for any property transaction.

Whether you are buying a home, selling a home or considering investing in property, an independent building and pest inspection can be invaluable.

If there are issues with the property, then you need to know them before signing a contract.

Phone NOW on 02 8188 3997. You can request your no-obligation FREE QUOTE TODAY!

Still have questions? Feel fee to contact us here and talk to a expert.

What is a building & pest inspection?

A building and pest inspection is a professional evaluation of a property’s structure, safety, and overall condition while also checking for signs of invasive pests like termites, rodents, or other creepy crawlies.

This two-in-one inspection helps detect issues early on before they become severe health hazards or expensive repairs.

Why Get Them?

When it comes to properties – especially one you are buying – it’s vital that you know exactly what you’re getting into.

How many painful stories have we heard from people who thought their house was perfect until nasty pests started popping up?

And don’t even get us started on those hidden structural concerns!

These combined inspections save homeowners’ time, money, stress by identifying potential problems before they snowball into significant headaches.

Inspection Services

This is How We Inspect

Step 1: Booking & Consultation

First things first. A Pro Pest Control inspector will work with you to schedule an appointment tailored around your busy schedule and discuss specific concerns for evaluation during the inspection.

Step 2: Comprehensive Inspection

On-site, our expert inspectors perform thorough examinations of both internal (ceilings, walls, floors) and external areas. Gloves off – no spot goes unchecked!

Step 3: Digital Report & Recommendations

In just 24 hours after the inspection finishes we provide an easy-to-understand digital report highlighting essential findings with recommend solutions based on priority levels.

Areas We Inspect In The Property

Our experienced inspectors will examine every inch of your property. They will look for potential concerns, both inside and out.

Internal inspections – cover crucial areas such as walls, ceilings, floors, plumbing, electrical systems and more.

Externally – we evaluate walls, roof structures, drainage systems and outdoor spaces attached to the property.

Tools We Use

We’ve invested allot in our high-tech equipment. So we can deliver the best possible results. With 100% accuracy!

To ensure a thorough inspection, we use a range of advanced tools like thermal imaging cameras to spot hidden issues in hard-to-reach areas. Flir imaging cameras, for the ultimate in detection results. Moisture meters for detecting dampness that may lead to wood rot or mold growth. Termatrac radar technology to identify termite activity behind the walls. Plus we also use drone photography for aerial views – just to name a few.

What is Included in the Report?

You can expect a comprehensive digital report emailed to you. All within 24 hours. Occasionally we can get it to you the same day, if we inspect in the mornings.

It will details of any structural issues or risks detected during our inspection. From cracked walls and loose tiles to signs of rust or decay.

Additionally, our assessment covers any pest infestations detected with clear indications on their severity level.

Moreover, you’ll find suggested solutions based on urgency level. So you could make well-informed decisions about repair work or negotiating sale deals with sellers.

The report will be easy-to-read while being compelling enough for future reference.

Frequently Asked Questions


What areas are inspected?

We inspect both internal (e.g., ceilings, walls, floors) and external areas (e.g., walls, roof structures, drainage systems) of your property.

Are all your inspectors licenced?

Yes! All our inspectors are fully licensed within the industry to ensure you receive accurate assessments.

Do you use a qualified building inspector?

Absolutely! Our expert inspectors hold relevant certifications to deliver trustworthy results during the inspection process.

How much does the inspection cost?

The cost of an inspection may vary depending on factors like property size. Feel free to contact us for a personalized quote!

Do I need to be at home for the inspection?

While it’s not necessary for you to be present during the inspection, we encourage homeowners to tag along if possible – so you can ask questions or address specific concerns.

How long do building and pest inspections take?

On average, our inspections take anywhere between 1.5-4 hours depending on the size & complexity of your property.

What equipment do we use?

We use advanced tools like thermal imaging cameras, moisture meters, termatrac radar technology & drone photography— ensuring a comprehensive assessment.

What is included in my building & pest inspection report?

You’ll receive a detailed report with information about structural issues or risks identified during our inspection alongside findings on any detected pest infestations. Additionally, suggested solutions & priority levels will be provided.

What does “subject to building inspection mean”?

This term often indicates that an offer made by potential buyers depends upon satisfactory results from their commissioned property inspections – which usually comprise assessing any structural damages or pest presence.

What is a pre-purchase building inspection?

A pre purchase inspection is a detailed assessment of a property’s overall condition, structure and potential pest infestations conducted before committing to purchasing to ensure the buyer has full disclosure on any issues that may need attention.

When do I get my report?

We strive for efficiency! Expect your easy-to-read digital report within just 24 hours of the building and pest inspection completion.

What is a handover inspection?

A handover inspection is performed when newly-built properties are about to be handed over by builders to the new owners. This comprehensive evaluation checks for defects, broken fixtures or substandard workmanship to ensure everything meets high-quality standards.

What is an asbestos inspection?

An asbestos inspection involves evaluating a property (usually older buildings) for potential asbestos presence in materials such as insulation, piping or flooring. Asbestos can pose significant health risks if disturbed, making it important to identify it early on.

What does a building inspector look for?

A building inspector looks for various potential issues in a property to provide a comprehensive assessment of its overall condition, structural integrity, and safety. They examine both minor and major defects that might affect the current or future value and appeal of the property. Here’s what a qualified building inspector typically checks during an inspection:

Water ingress

Inspectors pay special attention to signs of water penetration or moisture problems (such as damp walls or moldy patches) that may lead to structural damage or unhealthy living conditions.

Minor defects

These can include cosmetic flaws like cracked tiles, chipping paint, minor water stains, loose door handles, etc.

Major defects

Building inspectors closely evaluate any significant structural damages such as cracks in foundations/walls, failing roof systems, extensive termite damage or faulty electrical installations . Which could pose critical safety risks.

Construction quality

A thorough assessment is conducted on the quality of materials used in construction and adherence to building codes and standards. Identifying any substandard craftsmanship or deviations in walls, foundations, and roof exteriors.

Comprehensive reports

After conducting their inspection, building inspectors deliver an easy-to-understand detailed report outlining identified issues while providing expert recommendations based on priority levels. Aiding homeowners/property buyers in making informed choices.

By securing a qualified inspector’s services from reputable companies like Pro Pest Control Sydney, you can be confident that your property is thoroughly evaluated by experienced professionals knowledgeable about structural concerns and potentially hidden hazards within construction elements.

Why Choose Us?

  • Professional Combined Building Inspections Service
  • Fully Qualified Inspectors
  • Same Day Building Inspection Reports & Fast Turnaround for all Clients
  • Public Liability Insured
  • Professional Indemnity Insurance
  • Professional Advice
  • Affordable Prices
  • Friendly Customer Service
  • FREE Thermal Imaging

Service Locations

  • CBD Sydney and Central Suburbs
  • Sydney Inner City
  • Sutherland Shire
  • Hills District
  • Northern Beaches & North Shore
  • Inner West & Western Suburbs
  • Southern Suburbs

Contact Our Team

Contact Us

Now that you know what goes into building and pest inspection, it’s time to shed all those uncertainties about your dream home.

Reach out to our team today!

It’s high time you settle into peace (with no nasty surprises)!

Phone now on 02 8188 3997.