Quality Building and Pest Inspections in Grafton
Having inspected over 5000+ houses in Grafton and The Clarence Valley, Inspect are your local and trusted Building & Pest inspection team.
Expert inspections include, Licensed builder & Timber Pest Specialist (Two Man Team), Thermal, Termite Radar and Same Day Photographic Reports.
When investing in Grafton, you need a reliable inspection service to make informed decisions. Grafton, located in The Clarence Valley, offers affordable opportunities for property buyers and investors. With the current real estate boom, it’s the perfect time to buy or invest in Grafton
Inspect offers comprehensive building and pest inspection services that are second to none. We serve all areas of Grafton and its surroundings, including Junction Hill, Seelands, Waterview Heights, Ramornie, Jackadgery, Copmanhurst, Coutts Crossing, Buccarumbi, and more. Our expert advice is invaluable when making property decisions in Grafton.
Local and Trusted Inspection Team
Our inspections cover Structural and Safety assessments by Licensed Builders and Timber Pest inspections by Licensed EPA Timber Pest Inspectors. We scrutinise every aspect of the building, from roof spaces to subfloors, paths, fencing, retaining walls, external surfaces, and internal areas.
Why trust our Licensed Builder for your inspection? In NSW, most building inspectors are not licensed builders. Choosing Inspect means you receive advice on structural elements, safety, repairs, and renovations without the need for a second opinion, saving you time and money.
Having a Licensed Builder doing your inspection means advice on structural elements, safety, repair & renovations. Warning: If you engage someone who is not a licensed builder to do your inspection they will recommend you seek advice from a licensed builder costing you double.
Additionally, our Combined Building & Pest Inspections include a Timber Pest specialist with 40 years of combined experience. That’s two experts for the price of one. Our inspection rates are fixed at $440 for units and $495 (Inc GST) for houses.
We provide same-day reports in PDF format and follow up with consultation to ensure your complete confidence in the property.
We offer more than just a building and pest inspection…
Having a licensed builder inspect your property means we can offer more advice. This may include additional advice on structural elements, advice on proposed renovations and repair or help with next step stage by stage planning and approvals with Clarence Valley Council.
* Please note we do not carry out building works nor provide quotes for building works.
In addition, we can include the following:
- Aerial Drone Inspections (CASA Licensed)* If requested
- Asbestos Testing & Inspections (NATA Approved)
- Building Consultation/ Development Application Assistance
- Stage By Stage Building Inspections/ Project Management.
- Further termite management planning.
- Rental property inspections after you have bought the house.
Buying a Property in Grafton?
If you’re considering purchasing a property in Grafton, a building and pest inspection by Inspect Building & Pest will provide the crucial information you need to make the right decision. Our local two-man team, consisting of licensed builder Bruce Zillman and timber pest specialist Dion Peters, works together to identify potential building issues.
Our building inspection covers safety, structural integrity, and major defects, while the pest inspection identifies timber pests such as termites, mould, timber decay, and borer, considering past and present damage. We also assess conditions that may attract timber pests, including moisture, inadequate termite protection, poor slab design, and building designs that may be at high risk of undetected termite entry or attack.
Selling a Property in Grafton?
If you’re selling a property in Grafton, our pre-sale or auction building and pest inspection will help you get the most out of your sale. Providing a completed inspection report to potential buyers eliminates delays in the sales process and builds confidence in your property.
Our trusted brand and honest report by industry experts ensure a smooth sales process, eliminating aggressive negotiations and unpleasant surprises. This also gives you the time to obtain quotes and rectify any issues you may not have been aware of. Prices start at $440 for units and $495 for houses, including GST.
What’s Included in a Building and Pest Inspection?
➜ A two-man building and pest inspection team consisting of a licensed builder and also a timber pest specialist.
➜ 2 x Digital photographic reports (Building & Pest) delivered 3Hr after inspection.
➜High tech inspection equipment at no extra cost. Thermal camera, Termatrac T3i Termite Radar, Moisture Detection & Aerial drone.
➜ A phone call after the inspection to discuss the findings.
➜ Consultation on renovations, repair or proposed building works.
➜ Ongoing advice if required.
Inspect – Same Day Property Reports have been servicing Grafton for years, Our local inspectors Bruce & Dion are happy to help you make the right decision if you are buying a new home. If you’re selling, Having the pre-sale inspection can save you money and speed up the process, Give us a call today we are more than happy to help.
Things to point out when ordering a building & pest inspection Grafton.
➜ NSW laws, unlike Queensland, unfortunately, do not require the building inspector to be a licensed builder. Some training organisations provide a 3-day course to allow people to do a pre-purchase building inspection course. By engaging our services you can have confidence knowing our building inspector has had over 30 years experience in the building game and is a licensed builder.
➜ Like a building inspection, A pest inspection is very important. With termites affecting up to 1 in 4 houses, termites are a real threat. Our timber pest inspector has done more than a week course in obtaining a timber pest license. Our timber pest inspectors are active in the field with over 30 years combined experience in the pest industry, treating and protecting houses on a day to day basis. Our timber pest inspectors are also licensed and insured carrying all the latest detection equipment including Thermal Cameras and Termite Radar. We provide the right advice when it comes to timber pests, This is why we feel a two-man team with expertise in their own area is essential.
➜ Inspections over heights and areas we cannot gain access. We strive to carry out an inspection that is as informative as possible. In some instances we cannot gain access due to height restrictions, We include the use of an aerial drone at no extra charge. If areas cannot be accessed we provide written notification and put the process in place with the vendor and the agent for these areas to be inspected.
➜ Follow up and ongoing consultation, We provide a clear understanding of the property you are selling or purchasing. This is reflected in our easy to read inspection reports and our follow up calls after the inspection and ongoing consultation and answers you may require during the sale or after the property is sold.
Local service locations around Grafton
Carrs Creek, Champignie, Clarenza, Copmanhurst, Coutts Crossing, Great Marlow, Nymboyda, South Grafton, Seelands, Ulmarra, Waterview Heights, Winegrove, Carrs Island, Junction Hill