THE ISSUE OF SAFETY

The Master Builders Feb March issue states: “For building professionals, the potential for liability is enormous.” As a licensed Building Inspector you have a huge responsibility to the potential owners of new homes to make sure that their dream home is structurally safe and sound. Every defect needs to be identified. A licensed Building inspector needs to […]

2014 – A YEAR FOR BUILDING

In the Feb March 204 issue of the Master Builders Magazine is states: “Master Builders & Building Industry outlook has forecast 32,000 new housing starts along with solid renovation Activity in 2013-14.They are also anticipating further growth 2014-15.” Master Builders are confident 2014 will be a good year for new home building & renovations. It […]

BRISBANE’S BIGGEST HOME SHOW 27 FEB – 2 MARCH

“Find all your building & renovation solutions under one roof at Brisbane Convention & Exhibition Centre, South Brisbane. See great new ideas for your kitchen & bathroom. Free expert advice for inside & out.” – Courier Mail Feb 2014. Noel Milne from BPI Building & Pest Inspections, Brisbane Central has much experience with over 35 years as […]

BUILDERS PROFESSIONAL INDEMNITY INSURANCE

As per Master Builders- Feb/ Mar Issue It is important to ensure that your Builder or Building and Pest Inspector has the right Insurance. “These services can be wide & varied & may include activities such as Project or Construction Management Building & Pest inspections for Pre purchase Design & Construct Management Services” Noel Milne […]

Should I get a Building and Pest Inspection for my Unit?

Investing in a unit is never a decision that should be taken lightly. Whilst your impression of its aesthetics, location and how spacious it is may be what immediately comes to mind, the structural integrity of the property and the prevalence of pests are two fundamental criteria that need to be considered. Building Inspections For […]

Hot Property Areas in Brisbane

Place at Newmarket have sold 21 properties from Sept-Dec 2013 according to a recent brochure distributed in the Newmarket area. Place at newmarket also won the REIQ Award for excellence in 2013. The local market continues to heat up in local Newmarket, Ashgrove, Wilston, Spring Hill, Red Hill, Grange as per Courier Mail article on Sat 8/2/14. Inner city […]

When do you get a Building Inspection?

If you are looking to buy a property, you will likely want to contract a building inspector to assess its’ condition. By knowing as much as possible about the property in question you can accurately budget for any necessary costs that you may have to incur. The process is relatively simple, an inspector will come to the property […]

Building and pest inspection Bowen Hills

BPI Building and Pest Inspections service all areas around Bowen Hills. Our services include: Pre-Purchase Building & Pest Inspections Bowen Hills. Pre-Sale Building & Pest Inspections Bowen Hills. Pre-Auction Building & Pest Inspections Bowen Hills. Building Inspections Bowen Hills. Pest Inspections Bowen Hills. Building Reports Bowen Hills. Pest Reports Bowen Hills. Building & Pest Reports Bowen Hills. All […]

Protection of Buildings from Subterranean Termites

Compliance with Building Regulations It’s a requirement of the Building Code of Australia, in relevance with the Australian Standards AS 3660, that all properties must be in compliance with the protection options utilised for protection in the form of physical barriers or resistant materials against termites.Individuals have two basic options and these are as follows: […]

Brisbane House Prices Jump Due to Limited Supply

Property market prices are on the rise in Brisbane largely driven by the very low amount of real estate for sale. This is an issue for overseas investors that are cashed up. Real Estate agents in Brisbane have commented that their international clientele were ready to spend millions on homes however due to the lack […]