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We provide a range of Building Inspection & Pest Control services on The Gold Coast, Brisbane and Northern N.S.W. 1300 910 917
Building & Pest Inspection
Pre Purchase, Building and Pest Inspection Specialists. Providing same day reports.
Providing a range of Building Inspection reports including Handover, Structural Strata and Dilapidation
Licensed to sample and confirm asbestos via NATA approved laboratory.
Aerial Drone Inspection
A drone can inspect roofing elements for defaults at inaccessible heights.
Dangerous compounds left over from manufacture of illicit drugs affect your health.
Trained and licensed experts providing Inspections, Treatments and protection.
Proven, Safe and effective treatments for all aspects of residential pest control.
Commercial Pest Control
No matter what business your in, We can provide a suitable pest solution for your establishment.
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Brisbane, Gold Coast To Northern N.S.W
Local teams using the latest inspection technology and pest control chemistry.
East Coast Building & Pest are your local specialist Building Inspection and Pest Control company. Our local teams service Brisbane, Gold Coast, and Northern NSW. We provide expert services ranging from Building Inspections, Pre Purchase Building and Pest Inspections, General Pest Control, Termite inspections and Termite Management. All our services are backed with a quality assurance as our Building Inspectors, Pest Controllers & Timber Pest Technicians are fully licensed and insured with years of experience. All our work is carried out above and beyond current Australian Standards using the latest building inspection, Pest and fault detection technology or pest control treatment methods. We provide you same day reports with a two man inspection team on all our building and pest inspection services.
We use the latest termite & moisture Inspection equipment including the Termatrac T3i radar & Flir thermal cameras.
Using the latest products & application methods to ensure a safe and effective treatment. Also offerering a natural treatment alternative.
We provide a two man team. Licenced pest specialist & Qualified building Inspector, We provide same day photographic reports.
Accredited termite protection installers for Termidor HE, and Kordon. As accredited installers we can offer the manufacturers warranty.
LICENCED TERMITE MANAGERS AND ACCREDITED INSTALLERS
East Coast Building And Pest will ensure you receive the manufactures warranty and get the right advice, Our team are trained and licensed pest managers with also further accreditation and training to install, treat, inspect and provide advice on termites and timber pests. Call us today for a free consultation.
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Understanding the basics of termite management. When you obtain a building and pest inspection report sometimes the reports can be a lot to digest. Some common misconceptions are that in the report we state a “physical termite barrier” is installed and people presume the house is ultimately protected and thus termites will never enter the property
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A new Australian standard was issued at the end of 2017 for building and pest inspections. What does this mean? This standard now requires inspectors to carry out further tests on building and pest inspections. Traditionally the use of basic tools such as a timber sounder and a moisture meter was sufficient however these tools
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What’s involved in a building & pest inspection? Purchasing a new home or property is a big deal, and for most this may be your first home or for others an investment. A building and pest inspection is an important step in ensuring you are aware of what you purchase. This article is to answer commonly
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Ice and illicit drug manufacture is a huge issue! You wouldn’t purchase a new home without inspecting for termites or ensuring also the building has no structural defects!In saying that would you risk buying a house without getting a drug residue test and not knowing whether it has been contaminated by methamphetamines? To the average
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A common myth about timber de-bunked! There are a few common myths that our inspectors hear on a day to day basis. Whilst carrying out Building And Pest Inspections on The Gold Coast and Northern N.S.W one of the biggest questions we get asked is “The house is built from hardwood, termites don’t eat hardwood
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Best practices before you list your home. Selling your house is an exciting step for either gaining on an investment or moving to a new home. The worst and most annoying part of this process for the vendor is failing a building and pest inspection and losing interest from the prospected purchaser. Failing a building and pest
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Reducing the threat of termites is easy! Termites pose major problems affecting Australian homeowners. The statistics are alarming. The CSIRO puts this risk at 1 in 4 homes. Northern N.S.W and The Gold Coast Homes are at a high risk due to the species of termite in the area that can cause devastating damage to homes and
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Are The Giant Darwin Termites On Our Doorstep? Mastotermes darwiniensis, giant northern termite, Darwin termite or also “Mastos” as they are commonly called within the pest control industry are classed as the world’s worst termite and have also recently been claimed to be identified on The Gold Coast. This termite was also only thought to have been
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Winner Best of Houzz “Best Pest Control, Building Inspection Company 2017” We are proud to announce we are the winners of Houzz 2017 “Best Pest Control, Building Inspection Company 2017” Thank you for all who have voted for us and we look forward to providing the best in Pest Control, Building Inspections and Termite Management for
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Timber pest doesn’t mean just termites East Coast Building And Pest provide building and pest inspections from Gold Coast to Coffs Harbour. A building and pest inspection before purchasing a new home is essential in identifying major structural issues, but what are The 3 Most Common Timber Pests that are identified affecting Gold Coast and Northern
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What is a building and pest inspection? Building and pest inspections are for the purchaser to identify any potential issues including building design faults, safety, cracking, structural and possible timber pest activity past or present. These issues can, unfortunately, have an effect on the value of the property you are purchasing. Obtaining a report can provide assurance that the
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Ants Everywhere! Summer Is Here. Summertime on the Gold Coast brings warm weather, Sun, Surf, and sand. Also, Warmer months also bring Ants! If you have lived through a summer on The Gold Coast I’m sure you have experienced dropping a twisty whilst waiting for the BBQ to cook and then all of a sudden
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Warning, Non-Licensed Building Inspectors Pre-Purchase Building And Pest Inspections form an essential step when acquiring a new property. A building and pest inspection will help identify any issues past or present that the building may be facing. If unidentified, these issues can cost the purchaser thousands. There are different laws in each state that govern
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Termites Around Your Home, How To Reduce The Risks The current statistic is that termite’s effect 1 in 4 homes. Termites are a common problem affecting homeowners annually. Most of all major financial losses are caused by termite damage throughout Australia every year. As a result building design faults, Conducive conditions and lack of inspections
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Not Sure if you need a Termite Inspection? Take Termite Test. Termites cause major financial damage every year. Termites are an Economical Pest. Take the Termidor Termite Test today and see how you rate on the Termidor termite test. Home Page
A list and information on termite resistant timbers used in building design throughout Australia. Commonly asked; What are termite resistant timbers used in service throughout Australia? Although these timbers are classed as termite resistant there are other options including pressure treated, Toxic wood and Composite materials. Although certain hardwoods are “resistant”, There can always be
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