Independent Building Inspectors provides a peace of mind with a thorough, easy to read building inspection reports. We uncover any hidden defects. Our detailed written report includes images and approximate costs enabling you to negotiate a better purchase price.

We understand that time is of the essence when negotiations are at stake. Get a competitive quote over the phone instantly. We then meet you on site, allowing you the immediacy of a verbal report, so you know where you stand sooner. Your written report is with you within 24 hours.

  • Highly Qualified and Experienced – We send out our highly qualified and experienced inspectors to get the job done with the highest quality.
  • Quick Turnaround – We aim to prepare and send out our reports in 24 hours or less after inspection is completed.
  • Affordable – Our prices are highly competitive and affordable without any compromise on quality.

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    Your Inspection Journey


    Request your quote

    Call us or fill out the form to request a quote for your pre-purchase/pest inspection job.


    Book Your Inspection

    Once agreed upon a price, we can book the inspection for a suitable date & time.


    Inspection Completion

    We visit your property on the agreed date and time to complete a thorough inspection and swiftly report.


    Looking for an experienced and reputable supplier?

    As registered building practitioners with extensive experience in conducting comprehensive building inspections, Independent Building Inspectors offers invaluable assessments of both domestic and commercial properties in Melbourne.


    Importance of Building and Pest Inspection

    Hidden defects are detected and reported in easy-to-understand language complete with photos. We include approximate costs to remedy these defects so you can negotiate a better purchase price. Most importantly, our reports are truly comprehensive so you have a complete understanding of any defects.


    Building inspections that give you peace of mind before you buy

    For years, we have eliminated doubt and given peace of mind to property buyers in Melbourne, Richmond, Mornington and nearby eastern suburbs through effective building inspections. Our property inspectors offer professional advice with attention to detail when inspecting your potential property purchase, every time. We also offer in-depth structural evaluations for your property to help save you time and money.


    Pest inspections included with every building service

    The property inspector we send to you is highly experienced in every possible issue that can arise. Our team of experienced builders are conscientious professionals, with decades of industry knowledge at work for you. Simply put, if you’re buying a property, a pre-purchase building defect inspection is essential. We will equip you with an inspection report including the cost of repairs and genuine advice with real knowledge from one of our building inspectors so you can not only make an informed real estate purchase but also and use it as a powerful negotiating tool, even after making an offer.

    Why Choose Us?

    Independent Building Inspectors will visit the property with you, looking for major and minor defects. When major faults are found, such as an issue with structural integrity, you will be provided with detailed narrative on the problem so you can make an informed decision as to whether you proceed with the property purchase. Major defects we commonly identify include:

    • Leaking roofs or damaged roof plumbing
    • Structural cracks, building distortion or timber framing inadequacies
    • Building code defects
    • Poor external drainage or storm-water concerns
    • Leaking showers or baths / wet areas
    • Poor electrical installation
    • Stability of the site and issues with footings of the building
    • Potential safety hazards such as collapsing balconies
    • Potential Fire Hazards
    • Asbestos
    • Swimming pool defects