Building And Pest Inspections Ballina, Byron Bay and Lismore.
East Coast Building & Pest servicing Ballina, Byron Bay, and Lismore offer our local customers more. Our local two-man inspection team consisting of a licensed builder and also a timber pest specialist provide same day photographic reports, Free thermal imaging, termite radar and aerial drone at the most affordable price.
Property & Pre-Purchase Building and Pest Inspection Services.
In addition to the above property inspection services, we can also provide aerial drone inspections, asbestos testing and residual surface testing for home meth and illicit drug manufacture or use that may have left residuals on walls, carpets, and ceilings and can have an adverse effect on your health.
Local knowledge for the Byron, Ballina, and Lismore areas.
Ballina is home to the iconic “Big Prawn” by the mouth of the Richmond River and Byron Bay everyone knows has it all, wonderful weather, beautiful ocean beaches with all the pluses of a large country town by the sea, without the hassles of large city living. On top of that, the property prices in Byron Bay continue to rise.
Lismore is only a stone’s throw from the perks of Byron and Ballina and also nestled in the reach of the beautiful coastal rain forests of Northern N.S.W and The Richmond River.
Buying or investing in a property is a big decision, with the local economy on the rise, There is no better time to buy in the Ballina, Lismore, and Byron areas than now. A building and pest inspection is an essential part of buying a home in these areas for your financial and investment security. Having a local born and bred inspection team who know the area, local building codes and local termite risks will ensure you are making the right decision with confidence.
Whats Included in a Building And Pest Inspection?
If your looking to buy in Northern N.S.W make sure you have it inspected by a professional company who provide a two-man team including a licensed builder and also a timber pest inspector.
N.S.W have laws different to Q.L.D, Where in N.S.W you do not need to be a licensed builder to carry out pre-purchase inspections. Don’t risk having an inspection carried out by someone who has done a 3-day course, Our inspectors are licensed builders and also timber pest specialists.
▶ 2 Man team, Licensed Builder, and also a Timber Pest Technician.
▶ We inspect all areas of the structure including the subfloor and roof void, Rooftop and outbuildings.
▶ Same day photographic reports sent via email in PDF format.
▶ Honest and nonbias consultation, advice and recommendations.
▶ The latest in detection equipment at no extra charge including Thermal Imaging and Termite radar the Termatrac T3i.
▶ We work for you, not the agent or the vendor. We provide a nonbiased report.
▶ Arial rooftop drone inspections can be arranged, Our inspectors are CASA licensed.
▶ Asbestos testing can be carried out if requested as an extra.
Some common issues identified in a Building and Pest Inspection in Byron Bay, Ballina and Lismore.
Ensure that when you invest in a property you know the ins and outs of the building.
Unfortunately, some properties may have issues that are not visible to an untrained eye. Not all houses are going to have problems but why risk it? Some common problems that can cost the purchaser down the track are,
▶ Poor Building Design and poor renovations.
▶ Termite protection has expired or is nonexistent.
▶ Building Faults, Structural Cracking, Safety Issues Including Asbestos.
▶ Homebuilder, quick “flip it” renovation jobs and poor workmanship.
▶ Conducive conditions that will attract termites including leaks, moisture mold, and decay.
▶ Termite Damage or even Active Termites.
▶ Noncompliance including safety switches, window heights, pool fencing and more.
▶ Slab design faults.
▶ Drainage, guttering, and poor ventilation.
Common Questions & Answers
When should I expect the report?
We are the only company in the area to provide reports directly after the inspection. Not only that we call you to discuss the findings.
Why is a two-man inspection team better than one?
If you are investing your life savings into a new property would you risk it on one person’s advice who may not be a licensed builder and may recommend in the report to seek advice from a builder? Or the advice from two professionals both experts in their own field, A licensed builder and timber pest inspector.
What areas do you service?
We service all areas surrounding Lismore, Byron Bay and Ballina, There is nowhere we won’t travel to get the job done.
Do you accept card or cash?
Our inspectors can accept cash or card on the day or EFT transfer prior to inspection.
What will a building and pest inspection cost?
We charge $250 for a pest only or $495 for a combined building and pest inspection on a standard 3 bedroom home. Prices vary depending on the size of the property and the additional services if you may require.
What other inspections can you provide?
We have a suite of inspection services that can assist with the purchase of your new home or investment. As an additional service, we can test and confirm asbestos. Also, we can provide a drone to inspect rooftops where access via a ladder is not possible. The other service in our suite is the residual surface test for methamphetamine manufacture. Please ask when you are placing a quote to see if any of these services are recommended.
Book a hassle-free Building and Pest Inspection today.
Providing pre-purchase building and pest inspections to Ballina, Lismore, Byron Bay and surrounding areas.