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Building & Pest Inspections in Pakenham.

Gippsland Home & Pest Inspections

Building & Pest Inspections in Pakenham.

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Building & Pest Inspections in Pakenham by Gippsland Home & Pest Inspections., will let you know the condition of the property, to let you know of any problems that need addressing in a detailed report.

Gippsland Home & Pest Inspections. Pakenham

We know Pakenham

Gippsland Home & Pest Inspections. are the leading building and pest inspection specialists in Pakenham. You can trust us with our many years of experience in Pakenham and our understanding of which areas of your home are at most at risk from damage.

Why pre-purchase inspections?

The purchase of a new home is probably the largest investment that any family will make in their lifetime. Be sure you know what you are getting before you hand over your hard-earned deposit on your new home and property, and let Gippsland Home & Pest Inspections. identify any problems or issues with your new home before you begin moving in. Our thorough, detailed reports are delivered on time when you need them, which can make the difference between costly mistakes and a satisfied purchaser.

A Pre-Purchase Inspection is carried out by an independent inspector and comprises:


  • We inspect all fencing, driveways and paths as well as outbuildings to ensure they are in good condition.
  • We keep a look out for rising damp, checking for site drainage problems, particularly on paths and driveways, and for built-up gardens too close to the house.

Sub Floor Area

  • We inspect for any faulty electrical wiring or possible dampness and ensure all stumps and piers are structurally sound.
  • We check for vent blockages.

External Roofing

  • We check that the roof is correctly secured, that there is no rust present and identify any damaged or broken tiles.
  • We assess the guttering, downpipes, flashings, ridges and valleys as well as any chimney or flu structures to ensure they are connected, working and secure.

Building Exterior

  • We examine the walls to assure they are sound and show no signs of cracking, dampness or other deterioration and check balconies, verandahs, patios and decking for compliance with the relevant safety regulations, for rotting and for severe damp.
  • We include a full examination of the hot water service and document if safety switches are present.

Roof Cavity

  • We verify the integrity of the overall roof structure and check for signs of water leaks or damage to electrical wiring.
  • We even keep a look out for mice and rats!


  • Internal walls are checked for signs of movement, cracked plaster, dampness or any other general decay.
  • All doors, wooden floors and windows are checked for correct fit, general condition, dampness and decay.
  • We check for evidence of leaking water or damaged drains which could result in mould or possible deterioration from faulty waterproofing.
  • We identify any cracked or loose tiles and inspect grouting.
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Gippsland Home & Pest Inspections

For the ultimate in peace of mind

Call us today and learn first-hand how our inspections can save you both time, money and worry!