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Pre - Purchase and Pest Inspections:

This is the Most popular inspection of all as it combines the pre purchase inspection with a thorough inspection for Termites and rotting of timber. By getting the two inspections combined you save $100 an an average sized home. We highly recommend this type of inspection as it is the most thorough of them all. We use the latest techniques and equipment to thoroughly inspect your home leaving no stone unturned. With over 40 years experience, fully insured and same day service the FBI are best in the business.


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Pre - Purchase Inspections:

Purchasing a new home is one of the most important and exciting decisions you will make in your lifetime. However, as many homeowners know, it can also have it’s fair share of risks. Before settling on a home it is important to be 100% certain that you are making the right decision. That’s why we are here, to help you make that decision with confidence and certainty.

We are renowned for performing thorough and efficient pre purchase house inspections. As part of the process, we will provide you with a detailed and comprehensive report with photos that cover all defects that we can find of the property. This building report will be emailed to you on the same day of your inspection. So what is a pre purchase inspection report? This is basically a document outlining any major and minor defects found during the inspection. Such problems can include anything from major structural defects to leaking plumbing and everything else in between.

We are proud to have helped a large number of people avoid the costly repairs associated with these issues in Melbourne. Pre purchase property inspections with us mean you have peace of mind on your new investment. They are carried out and reported by the company owner and founder Rick Los, whose impressive credentials include being a, Registered Building Practitioner (DB-L 15265), a member of the Housing Industry Association of Victoria and a Qualified carpenter with over 40 years experience in the building industry. Rick has extensive hands on experience in building and renovating homes in the Frankston area, so he knows exactly what to look for.

Rick’s pre purchase home inspections exceed the current Australian Standard AS 4349.1 – 2007, “Inspection of buildings – Part1: Pre-purchase inspections – Residential buildings.”

In most cases we require only 24 hours’ notice to book you in for a pre purchase inspection. House purchasers & owners can count on us for friendly, professional service and a commitment to detail.

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Handover Inspections:

Let us do a thorough inspection on your new home before handover to make sure your builder has done the right thing and built everything to a quality standard. We have done a many of these inspections and always find a lot of defects that the average person would not see. These defects are always easier to have rectified before you do the handover. This is the same detailed inspection as the pre purchase inspection and can be used to give peace of mind before moving into your new home.

We have found in the past that a builder with a trusted name will have minimal effect on the final outcome when you purchase a property. The only real determinant of a great property is who worked on the job and how well was he or she supervised. When its time for you to go through handover of your new home, whether you are investing or intending to live in your purchase, you need to call us to have it thoroughly inspected first.