Building and Pest Inspection Gold Coast
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Everyone is looking to buy a house on the Gold Coast
Famous for its long sandy beaches, great surfing, and the iconic Surfers Paradise. The property market on the Gold Coast is set to continue to boom over the next two years, It is also one of the fastest growing cities in Australia and offers some great opportunities for property investors and first home buyers alike. Don’t miss the boat!
From the Northern end of The Gold Coast, right down to Coolangatta, The Gold Coast has everything from your beachside living to your hinterland hideaways. If you are an investor or first home buyer, there is a lot to offer. With all this opportunity you should invest with the guidance of our local born and bred team that has years of experience inspecting houses and are familiar with all suburbs and building types on The Gold Coast.
East Coast Building & Pest is the most trusted pre-purchase inspection company
▶ We provide a local two-man inspection team, A Licensed Builder, and also a Timber Pest Inspector.
▶ East Coast Building And Pest are one of the only few companies that have the right license to inspect both Building and Pest. Beware of companies who are not licensed for completed residential building inspections. You may be engaging a company without the right QBCC license and insurance. Do the QBCC license search.
▶ Our price includes GST and travels expense to all suburbs on The Gold Coast, with also thermal imaging and termite radar included at no extra cost. We do not have any hidden add-on costs for inspections.
▶ Having a team of experienced professionals looking at your investment not only means identifying hidden issues but what sets us apart is that we also provide consultation and advice on how to rectify.
▶ If you are looking to renovate, Our building inspector can help you identify how and if it is possible.
▶ Our inspectors have high tech equipment to identify leaks, Moisture and can also assess rooftop elements that are not accessible using a ladder via a drone. Our inspectors are CASA licensed to fly aerial drones for commercial inspection use.
▶ We use and are accredited with the Termatrac T3i termite radar detection device, This can save having to return for an invasive inspection as we can identify termite activity behind walls and differentiate between moisture.
▶ You will receive two photographic digital reports on the same day of the inspection.
▶ We provide 24HR advice after the completion of the inspection, Feel free to call us about anything in regards to the inspection.
▶ In Addition, We will organize the whole inspection process with the real estate agent, vendor, and tenants.
▶ As an extra, we can provide asbestos identification via laboratory testing and the new residual surface test to determine if the house you are looking to purchase has been used for the manufacture of illicit drugs such as ice.
Call to book a hassle free building and pest inspection on The Gold Coast.
Why a building and pest inspection on The Gold Coast is so important
Would you invest your life savings into a house knowing it had major problems?
Obtaining a building and pest inspection on The Gold Coast before buying a property should be the most important step of the contract. Statistics are that termite’s effect one in four houses on The Gold Coast and as a result, this is a major financial headache for homeowners.
The main reasons for this statistic are building and slab designs, the use of untreated timbers, high-risk locations with no or inadequate termite protection and also conducive conditions such as poor maintenance.
Obtaining a pest inspection will identify potential issues and provide professional advice on how to manage termites.
Furthermore, It is also additionally important to obtain a building inspection on The Gold Coast.
The other issues apart from termites that can devalue a property are poor quality workmanship, Cracking to masonry and structural elements, Safety issues including asbestos, insufficient building supports, and also timber decay, rust, and moisture.
Another common issue with Gold Coast houses that can cause a purchaser grief are non-council approved attachments and renovations.
Fortunately, only a small percentage of properties for sale on The Gold Coast may have termite activity or major building issues. The type of home varies from location to the next. Carrying out a building and pest inspection will ensure that you have identified any risks and you will have peace of mind knowing you’re investing your money into a property without any hassles.
Some Common Asked Questions for Building and Pest Inspections on The Gold Coast
Do you provide experienced staff and is your company licensed?
Yes, When booking a building and pest inspection on The Gold Coast with East Coast, We provide a two-man team, A timber pest technician who has had years of experience dealing and treating termites and timber pests and also a licensed and qualified builder. Both inspectors and our company are insured and QBCC licensed. You can do the QBCC search here if you are unsure if the company you wish to use is adequately licensed.
Take Note: They should have both termite and a completed residential building license.
What is the Termatrac T3i Termite Radar?
The Termatrac T3i is the worlds number one termite detection device and we are accredited to use it! Better than thermal for detecting termite movement, This instrument can penetrate into the wall cavity and will indicate to the pest inspector movement as opposed to moisture.
New Australian standards require inspectors to carry a tool that can carry out additional tests in this instance. If you are engaging a company to carry out an inspection on The Gold Coast, ensure they carry the right tools and also ask if they have had the training to use them!
The full list of service areas for the Gold Coast
Advancetown, Alberton, Arundel, Ashmore, Austinville, Benowa, Biggera Waters, Bilinga, Bonogin, Broadbeach, Broadbeach Waters, Bundall, Burleigh Heads, Burleigh Waters, Carrara, Cedar Creek (part), Clagiraba, Clear Island Waters, Coolangatta, Coombabah, Coomera, Currumbin, Currumbin Valley, Currumbin Waters, Elanora, Gaven, Gilberton, Gilston, Guanaba, Helensvale, Highland Park, Hollywell, Hope Island, Jacobs Well, Kingsholme, Labrador, Lower Beechmont, Luscombe, Main Beach, Maudsland, Mermaid Beach, Mermaid Waters, Merrimac, Miami, Molendinar, Mount Nathan, Mudgeeraba, Natural Bridge, Nerang, Neranwood, Norwell, Numinbah Valley, Ormeau, Ormeau Hills, Oxenford, Pacific Pines, Palm Beach, Paradise Point, Parkwood, Pimpama, Reedy Creek, Robina, Runaway Bay, South Stradbroke, Southport, Southern Moreton Bay Islands, Springbrook, Stapylton, Steiglitz, Surfers Paradise, Tallai, Tallebudgera, Tallebudgera Valley, Tugun, Upper Coomera, Varsity Lakes, Willow Vale, Wongawallan, Woongoolba, Worongary, Yatala.