How can Jim’s Building Inspections help me?
Jim’s Building Inspections carry out independent building and house inspections to assess the property you’re looking to buy, sell, or redevelop. They can provide an easy-to-understand, jargon-free report within 24 hours of an inspection that outlines risks or defects with the building.
Getting an objective assessment of the property from a building consultant can help you gain confidence in the decision to put your property on the market, proceed with a purchase, or commit to a redevelopment project.
What does a building inspection report include?
With Jim’s Building Inspections, your report includes:
- Identification of major hazards safety hazards, such as structural issues or suspected asbestos
- Identification of minor defects, such as expected property maintenance
- Overview on the presence and/or workings of termites or timber pests
- Review of any present conditions that may attract or assist termite or timber pest infestation
- Detailed photos describing defects
- Information on the works that may be required to rectify defects or issues
- Recommendations of appropriate trades to perform necessary works
- A professional sounding board from a builder that has extensive experience building in your local area
Learn more about the service directly from Jim’s Building Inspections
Buying, renovating or building a home can be a stressful experience. Are you securing your future, or investing in a money pit? Jim's Building Inspections is on hand to make sure your dream home doesn't turn into a nightmare.
He found the ideal home - but what hidden defects could be hiding just out of sight? Buy with confidence after a thorough pre-purchase inspection by Jim's Building Inspections. We’ll check out your roof covering and get into those uncomfortable areas, like the roof space, to check for defects, leaks and other damage. We'll check your insulation to discover if it's covering your downlights, creating a fire hazard and make sure roof structures are where they're meant to be. Using specialised equipment, we’ll check your walls for moisture problems and find out what damage has been done over time by leaky showers and degraded tiling.
It might be grimy, dirty and dusty down there - but our guys will check underneath the house for rotting stumps and any other hidden dangers or damage. All of this and more is included in a Jim's Building Inspection. Imagine sinking everything you had into building your dream home only to run into problems with your builder. We'll make sure you get what you pay for, and works are properly completed, at every stage of the build.
We'll check that the slab is laid level and without cracks. We'll make sure that no shortcuts have been taken during frame construction. We'll make sure that you really are at lockup and that all required fixtures are installed. We'll check your floor has been laid correctly and that all finishes are completed to the required standards - before you make your final payments. All of this and more is included in a Jim's Building Inspection.
Australia's love of property renovation shows no sign of slowing down. Don't play renovation roulette. If your home was built before 1990 - call Jim’s for an asbestos inspection before you start your reno.
Here's just some of the areas we’ll inspect:
- Asbestos fencing
- External roof sheeting
- External wall sheets
- Behind bathroom tiles
- Under vinyl floor tiles
- Under the house for discarded asbestos
Don't play renovation roulette - get an asbestos inspection completed before your renovation starts.
At the end of the inspection, we'll provide you with a simple and comprehensive, fully insured report within 24 hours. Call Jim's Building Inspections today on 131 546 for an obligation-free quote and peace of mind before you buy and before you build.
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Pindan Projects Pty Limited ABN 24 563 677 815 (Jim's Building Inspections) has a referral relationship with with Platform CoVentures Pty Ltd ABN 82 626 829 623 (PC). PC do not receive any commission, monetary payments or rewards for referring to Jim's Building Inspection's services.
PC, AAI Limited, Suncorp-Metway Limited, and all other Suncorp Group entities, will not be provided with any report or detailed information in relation to any service you complete with Jim's Building Inspections. You may have a contractual obligation to disclose any maintenance issues or defects to your current and/or future building insurer, and you may have disclosure obligations and/or obligations to remediate certain defects under the terms and conditions of your loan/mortgage documents.
The information above is intended to be of a general nature only. We do not accept any legal responsibility for any loss incurred as a result of reliance upon it – please make your own enquiries.