What’s the most common Building Inspections significant defect?

Over the past two years, the most common Significant defect found, is the damp shower. Modern showers are aesthetically pleasing and appear to be installed to the highest standard. However, countless showers have been found this year to have damp cor...
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HOW DO I KNOW IF I'M AN OWNER BUILDER?

Whether you are or aren’t an owner builder can sometimes be a tricky concept to get your head around. Even if you didn’t personally lift a hammer, but rather project managed different trades to do the work, – you are still, legally, the owne...
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Due Diligence for Home Buyers

Literal meaning of Due diligence is doing a comprehensive appraisal of any buying task undertaken by a prospective buyer, especially to establish its assets and liabilities and evaluate its potential. It is utmost important to do your due diligenc...
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Jim’s Building Inspections Jungle tips “Before You List”

Do you want to prevent unwanted delays on your home being sold or worse case, the sale being derailed? It is almost certain that an offer on your home will be subject to a Building Inspection Report. This is one area you can make the sales process...
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NEED TO KNOW – BUILDING INSPECTION INCLUSIONS AND EXCLUSIONS

It is important to understand what is generally included and excluded in a building inspection service.  Jim's Building Inspections work hard to understand what type of property you are purchasing. Factors that influence which building inspection...
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