Combined building and pest inspections

If you are looking for a combined building and pest inspection in Adelaide then look no further. We are the building and pest pre purchase specialists and we pride ourselves on our workmanship. We help South Australians buy their properties free of unwanted timber pest and also any major and minor structural defects.

At A E & J Building inspections we will only use licensed builders and pest controllers. This gives our customers the piece of mind that a licensed professional is undertaking the work.

Pest inspections

The timber pests included in a pest inspection are termites, borers and decay. The person undertaking the inspection will be a licensed pest controller who has had many years experience in the industry.

Building inspections

During the building inspection process of a combined building inspection our licensed builder will be looking for all major and minor structural defects. The building inspector will be inspecting the site, the roof void, the roof exterior, the interior, the bathrooms, the laundries, the kitchens and garage for any issues such as –

  • Damaged roofs or leaking tiles
  • Any framing issues or unevenness in the roof lining
  • Leaking showers or bathroom damp issues
  • Poor surface drainage
  • Poor fall of guttering
  • Rusted gutters
  • Salt damp
  • Rising damp
  • Tree root damage
  • Insulation installation
  • Major and minor cracks
  • Subfloor ventilation
  • Drainage issues
  • Tree overhang
  • Termites
  • Timber fungal decay
  • Borers
  • Nail popping
  • Sagging roof lining
  • Retaining walls issues
  • Brick fretting
  • Down pipe connection
  • Pipe hammer or knocking
  • Binding or out of square doors
  • Window locks
  • Cracked window panes
  • Mould issues
  • Blocked drains
  • Safety hazards