Generally purchasing a home is the largest investment you ever make. All sound advice will tell you that before purchasing the property, it is recommended you learn as much about that property as you can, including information on minor or major repairs.
By ensuring you have undertaken a home inspection you can be confident of purchasing the home and it will eliminate any unpleasant surprises!
A building inspection will also highlight the positive aspects of a home, as well as an areas which may require ongoing maintenance that will be needed to keep the property in good shape
By having a professional home inspection you will have a much clearer understanding of the home you are purchasing so you can make a confident decision.
The 3 main areas of concerns when buying any property are:
1. The structural integrity of the building (foundations, walls and roof)
2. If the property is being or has been damaged by sub-terrain termites (white ants)
3. If there are any leaks present (plumbing, drainage or roof)