A Building and Pest Inspection is an inspection which covers both building defects and timber pests. When purchasing a new home or investment property in Caboolture it is imperative to have a pre-purchase building and pest inspection, particularly because all homes are vulnerable to some form of timber pest damage and attack, as most homes contain timber elements in their construction.
A Building & Pest Report by ASBIR is the best way to get the real facts about any building defects or other potential problems!
ASBIR Cater For All Your Building & Pest Inspection Needs in Caboolture and Surrounding areas.
We cater for all your Caboolture building and pest inspection needs! Whether you are buying an existing home, or bidding at auction we can conduct a pre-purchase building and pest inspection and provide you with a building report and separate timber pest report so you are able to be aware of any defects or potential problems including any timber pest problems such as termite attack, prior to purchasing the property.
A pre-sale building and pest inspection report is done when you are selling your property and want to know if there are any potential problems or building defects you need to fix up before putting your house on the market. When buying a newly built home off the plan, a pre-settlement building and pest inspection is also important.
If you are a homeowner or property investor who wants to make sure their home or investment property stays in good condition and continues to increase in value, an annual building and pest inspection is essential. We can provide just a building inspection report or a pest inspection report if you only need the one or the other, though it is always best to have your property inspected regularly for both building issues and timber pest problems, particularly termite infestation.
By having these regular building inspections and pest inspections or annual maintenance inspections you will be able to keep up with maintenance of your property, so that the value of your home or investment property can continue to grow and appreciate instead of depreciate!
Our Extensive Service Area Includes Sunshine Coast, Brisbane, Gold Coast and Ipswich.
Based to the north of Brisbane in the Caboolture / Morayfield area we are perfectly situated and centrally located to service a large part of South-East Queensland, and we provide building inspection services to property buyers and property owners within a radius of approximately 120 kilometers from our office. This takes in the Sunshine Coast, including the areas of Glasshouse Mountains, Caloundra, Sippy Downs and Buderim, Mooloolah Valley, Woombye and Nambour. We go all the way up as far as Tewantin in the North, including the towns of Eumundi, Cooroy and Pomona.
We also provide building and pest inspection services to the Woodford Kilcoy area, and also Toogoolawah. Our service area also includes Bribie Island, Redcliffe, the Redland Bay area, as well as the Moreton Bay Islands. We service all suburbs of greater Brisbane, and Brisbane City, also Logan City including Beenleigh and as far as Oxenford, Pimpama and Coomera in the south, and to Ipswich City in the West including the country towns of Rosewood. Marburg and Fernvale. So basically All Suburbs Building Inspections and Reports “ASBIR” services ‘All Suburbs’ with Building Inspections and Reports.
Timber Pest Damage has many forms
Timber pests that can weaken timber structures include termites, wood decay fungi or wood rot, and wood borers. Timber structures such as roof frames, wall frames, decks, fences and handrails and internal timbers are just some of the timber that is at risk.
We understand how important our inspection and report is for you, so we give you all the information and professional advice we can to help you make a well informed decision regarding the property you intend to purchase. You don’t want any nasty surprises or be up for unexpected costs later on.
No Conflict of Interest with ASBIR
Your Building & Pest Inspection is conducted by a highly experienced and fully licensed building inspector in accordance with the Australian Standard AS4349.1 for a Pre-purchase Building Inspection and AS4349.3 for a Timber Pest Inspection. With ASBIR there’s no conflict of interest because we don’t sell termite barriers or pest treatments.
We use latest building and pest inspection technology including Thermal Imaging Cameras and Moisture Detection Meters during your inspections to detect structural problems, timber pest, moisture problems, general maintenance, safety issues, current regulations, just to name a few!
Our Comprehensive Inspection and Reports include (as applicable)
- Overall Condition: An assessment of the incidence of major defects, minor defects, safety issues, and the overall condition of the property; A summary of the areas inspected, areas not inspected, areas where access was impaired, high risk areas; etc.
- Roof System: Roof coverings, fascias, barge boards, guttering, downpipes, valleys, ridges, flashings, hips, soffits, chimneys, skylights, vents, roof cavity, roof framing, party walls, including placement of insulation and sisalation; etc.
- Building Exterior: Wall cladding, siding, windows, security screens, doors, garages, carports, outbuildings, stairs, fixtures, subfloors, decks, posts, railings, pergolas, balconies, veranda’s, awnings, water tanks; etc.
- Site & Services: Surface water drainage, trees, driveways, pathways and paved areas, fences and gates, retaining walls, planter boxes, pool surrounds, pool fencing, and presence of safety switches, smoke alarms, air-conditioners, hot water units; etc.
- Building Interior: Ceilings, walls, windows, doors, floors, tiles, woodwork, built-in wardrobes, stairways, kitchen cabinets, bench tops, splashbacks, sinks, taps, toilets, laundry tubs, baths, showers, shower screens, vanities; etc.
We Understand our Client’s Needs
ASBIR Building and Pest Inspection Reports are professional, comprehensive, independent, detailed, accurate, and easy to read and understand. We understand your needs when buying or selling a property and genuinely want to assist our clients by providing the most professionsl, comprehensive and detailed report available. We look after our clients and provide you with all the information you need so you can use it to help you make an informed decision regarding your purchase or sale.
Along with our sound expertise and extensive knowledge we also use the latest in building inspection and timber pest (termite) inspection we use latest equipment and technology, including a 3D Reporting System Thermal Imaging Cameras Moisture Meter, and Borescopes to provide you a most superior professional written report by email, by the following day in most cases.
Our Reports are prepared with great care and attention to detail. Reports highlight major defects, minor defects, incomplete and sub-standard work or materials, and any safety hazards. Reports are in accordance with relevant and current Australian Building Codes and Standards.
Professional Reports by Email by Following Day
We use a specialized 3D Report System in which the inspector is able to conduct your inspection electronically on a hand-held computer and provide you with a detailed, easy to read Report by email, by the following business day in most cases. Photos are easily included in the report and a Summary of the Inspector’s findings and recommendations for rectification is also attached. In our Handover Reports a separate summary of the defects is also provided which is sent to the builder for rectification.
An assessment of the overall condition of the property is included in the Building Report where the building is compared to other buildings of similar age and construction. Items found that require attention are listed under the appropriate sub-headings within the body of the Report. For ease of reading, some of these items are also listed in the Summary of Findings at the front of the Report. We are able to provide you with the Report by the following business day, in most cases.
Fully Licensed and Qualified Inspector
All Suburbs Building Inspections and Reports Inspectors are fully qualified and licensed under the Queensland Building and Construction Commission (formally Queensland Building Services Authority or QBSA).
Servicing All Suburbs of Sunshine Coast, Brisbane, Gold Coast, and Ipswich.
Shire Councils where we provide Building Inspection Services include:-
Beaudesert Shire Council, Boonah Shire Council, Brisbane Shire Council, Caboolture Shire Council, Caloundra Shire Council, Cooloolah Shire Council, Esk Shire Council, Gold Coast City Council, Ipswich City Council, Kilcoy Shire Council, Laidley Shire Council, Logan City Council, Maroochy Shire Council, Noosa Shire Council, Pine Rivers Shire Council, Redcliffe City Council, Redland Shire Council.
Hereunder Is A Full List of Suburbs and Areas We Service:-
Aroona, Battery Hill, Beerwah, Bells Creek, Birtinya, Bli Bli, Bokarina, Bribie Island, North Buddina, Buderim, Caloundra, Caloundra West, Castaways Beach, Chevallum, Coochin Creek, Coolum Beach, Cooroibah, Cooroy Mountain, Currimundi, Dicky Beach, Diddillibah, Doonan, Eudlo, Eumundi, Forest Glen, Glass House Mountains, Glenview, Golden Beach, Ilkley, Kiels Mountain, Kings Beach, Kulangoor, Kuluin, Kunda Park, Landsborough, Little Mountain, Marcoola, Marcus Beach, Maroochy River, Maroochydore, Meridan Plains, Minyama, Moffat Beach, Mons, Mooloolaba, Mooloolah Valley, Mount Coolum, Mountain Creek, Mudjimba, Nambour, Ninderry, Noosa Heads, Noosaville, North Arm, Pacific Paradise, Palmview, Palmwoods, Parklands, Parrearra, Pelican Waters, Peregian Beach, Point Arkwright, Rosemount, Shelly Beach, Sippy Downs, Sunrise Beach, Sunshine Beach, Tanawha, Tewantin, Tinbeerwah, Twin Waters, Valdora, Verrierdale, Warana, Weyba Downs, Woombye, Wurtulla, Yandina, Yandina Creek, Yaroomba, Noosa, North Shore
Brisbane and Ipswich
Acacia Ridge, Albany Creek, Albion, Alderley, Alexandra Hills, Algester, Allanview, Amberley, Annerley, Anstead, Arana Hills, Archerfield, Ascot, Ashgrove, Aspley, Auchenflower, Bahrs Scrub, Bald Hills, Balmoral, Banks Creek, Bannockburn, Banyo, Bardon, Barellan Point, Basin Pocket, Bay Islands, Bellbird Park, Bellbowrie, Belmont, Berrinba, Blacksoil, Blackstone, Boondall, Booval, Boronia Heights, Bowen Hills, Bracken Ridge, Bray Park, Brendale, Bribie Island, Bridgeman Downs, Brighton, Brookfield, Browns Plains, Brisbane City, Bulimba, Bunya, Bulimba, Burbank, Burpengary, Caboolture, Calamvale, Camira, Camp Hill, Cannon Hill, Capalaba, Carbrook, Carina, Carindale, Carole Park, Carseldine, Centenary, Chambers Flat, Chandler, Chapel Hill, Chelmer, Chermside, Chermside West, Chuwar, City, Clayfield, Cleveland, Collingwood Park, Coochiemudlo Island, Coomera, Coopers Plains, Coorparoo, Corinda, Cornubia, Crestmead, Daisy Hill, Darra, Deagon, Dinmore, Doolandella, Drewvale, Durack, Dutton Park, Eagle Farm, East Brisbane, East Ipswich, Eatons Hill, Ebbw Vale, Eight Mile Plains, Elimbah, Ellen Grove, England Creek, Enoggera, Enoggera Reserve, Everton Park, Fairfield, Ferny Grove, Fig Tree Pocket, Fitzgibbon, Forest Lake, Fortitude Valley, Fruitgrove, Gailes, Galloways Hill, Gaythorne, Geebung, Goodna, Gordon Park, Graceville, Grange, Greenslopes, Grovely, Gumdale, Hamilton, Hawthorne, Heathwood, Hemmant, Hendra, Herston, Highgate Hill, Holland Park, Holland Park West, Inala, Indooroopilly, Ipswich, Jamboree Heights, Jindalee, Kangaroo Point, Karalee, Karana Downs, Kallangur, Karragarra Island, Karawatha, Kedron, Kelvin Grove, Kenmore, Kenmore Hills, Keperra, Kholo, Kingston, Kippa Ring, Kuraby, Kurwongbah, Lake Manchester, Larapinta, Lawnton, Leichardt, Lindum, Logan City, Loganholme, Loganlea, Lota, Lutwyche, Lytton, Macgregor, Mackenzie, Macleay Island, Mango Hill, Manly, Manly West, Mansfield, Margate, Marsden, Meadowbrook, Middle Park, McDowall, Milton, Mitchelton, Moggill, Morayfield, Morningside, Moorooka, Mount Coot-tha, Mount Crosby, Mount Gravatt, Mount Gravatt East, Mount Nebo, Mount Ommaney, Mt. Warren Park, Murarrie, Murrumba Downs, Nathan, New Farm, Newmarket, Newstead, Normanby, Norman Park, Northgate, North Ipswich, North Lakes, Nudgee, Nundah, Moreton Bay, Ormiston, Oxley, Paddington, Parkinson, Pallara, Point Talburpin, Pinjarra Hills, Pinkenba, Port of Brisbane, Priestdale, Pullenvale, Queensport, Raceview, Rainworth, Ransome, Redbank, Redbank Plains, Red Hill, Redcliffe, Redland Bay, Regents Park, Richlands, Riverhills, Riverview, Robertson, Rochedale, Rocklea, Rosalie, Runcorn, Russell Island, Saddliers Crossing, Saint Lucia, Salisbury, Samford, Sandgate, Scarborough, Seventeen Mile Rocks, Shailer Park, Sheldon, Sherwood, Shorncliffe, Sinnamon Park, Slacks Creek, South Brisbane, Spring Hill, Springwood, Stafford Heights, Stradbroke Island, Strathpine, Stretton, Lower Sunshine Coast, Sumner Park, Sunnybank, Sunnybank Hills, Taigum, Taringa, Tarragindi, Tennyson, The Gap, Tingalpa, Toowong, Upper Brookfield, Upper Kedron, Upper Mount Gravatt, Victoria Point, Virginia, Wacol, Wakerley, Waterford, Wavell Heights, Wellington Point, West End, West Ipswich, Westlake, Willawong, Wilston, Windsor, Wishart, Woodridge, Woolloongabba, Wooloowin, Wynnum, Wynnum West, Yeerongpilly, Yeronga, Zillmere.
Advancetown, Alberton, Arundel, Ashmore, Austinville, Bannockburn, Beenleigh, Benowa, Bethania Waters, Biggera Waters, Bilinga, Bonogin, Broadbeach, Broadbeach Waters, Broadwater, Bundall, Burleigh Heads, Burleigh Waters, Carrara, Cedar Creek, Clagiraba, Clear Island Waters, Coolangatta, Coombabah, Currumbin, Currumbin Valley, Eagleby, Edens Landing, Elanora, Ernest, Gaven, Gilberton, Gilston, Guanaba, Helensvale, Highland Park, Hollywell, Holmview, Hope Island, Jacobs Well, Kingsholme, Labrador, Lower Beechmont, Luscombe, Main Beach, Maudsland, Mermaid Beach, Mermaid Waters, Miami, Merrimac, Molendinar, Mount Nathan, Mudgeeraba, Natural Bridge, Nerang, Norwell, Ormeau, Ormeau Hills, Oxenford, Pacific Pines, Pimpama, Palm Beach, Paradise Point, Parkwood, Robina, Numinbah Valley, Runaway Bay, Sanctuary Cove, Southport, Springbrook, Stapylton, Steiglitz, Stephens, Surfers Paradise, Tallebudgera, Tallebudgera Valley, Tallai, Tugun, Upper Coomera, Varsity Lakes, Willowvale, Windaroo, Wongawallan, Woongoolba, Worongary, Yatala.
Bribie Island NP