Camberwell Property and Building Inspections
Camberwell homes combine Victorian, Edwardian, older style units as well as some brick veneers properties and flats as well. Land is very valuable in the Camberwell therefore the decision to renovate, restore or replace your Camberwell property will have a significant financial effect on your life.
All older Camberwell properties (prior to the 1980’s) will almost certainly contain asbestos. Asbestos removal can be major cost in demolition. Your property building inspection in Camberwell will give you knowledge to make sound decisions about your Camberwell home purchase.
Building wise, Camberwell homes are typically brick veneer or solid brick and usually of good quality. Older homes in Camberwell, Balwyn, Kew, North Balwyn and the surrounding areas of Melbourne often have dampness issues. The beautiful trees that surround Camberwell homes can also cause a lot of problems over the years too.
All homes eventually leak or have drainage problems so it’s just a matter of knowing what these problems are when performing a pre-purchase home inspection in the Camberwell area.
If you are buying a home in Camberwell or looking at bidding at a home auction in Camberwell, then we can provide local knowledge and an excellent property report including photos and phone support.
Safe and Sound operators have over 30 years building and renovating experience and in fact the principal of Safe and Sound has lived in this area all his life so he is very familiar with the building faults in Camberwell and surrounding areas
Our home building inspections will thoroughly check your property including the exterior, the interior, the roof void, the roof exterior and the subfloor. In fact, we will be checking over 250 items in your Camberwell home building inspection. We have performed over six thousand building inspections in Melbourne and a great deal of property inspections in Balwyn, Kew, Camberwell and North Balwyn so we do have specialist knowledge in this area.
Common faults in Camberwell home inspections
We will advise you of any major or minor structural defects, maintenance issues and future potential problems. As experienced builders, renovators and home inspectors, we will provide you with a cost estimate for building faults that need to be repaired
These cost estimates will give you strong bargaining power for a straight Camberwell home purchase or excellent background knowledge prior to bidding at a home auction in Camberwell.
Camberwell timber pest home inspections (Termites)
We are qualified, accredited and insured Pest Inspectors. Our timber pest inspection covers:
Termites, Borers, Wood Rots & Fungal Decays. Our test will identify if a building is affected from timber pests and identify if there is any visible timber pest damage.