A comprehensive visual inspection of the building and surrounds for structural defects and timber pest (including termite) activity.

DedAnt Building and Pest inspectors is your trusted pre purchase inspectors in Logan, Redlands, Brisbane, Moreton Bay Region, Scenic Rim, Gold Coast and Sunshine Coast.

termites found after a clear building and pest inspection

Termites Found After A Clear Building and Pest Inspection

While it is uncommon, it is not unheard of that termites are found after a clear building and pest inspection.  This can happen for many reasons including natural occurrence, infested neighboring properties, negligent inspectors and buyers…
Terminating under a building and pest condition

Terminating Under A ‘Pest and Building’ Condition – “The Buyer Must Act Reasonably”

GUEST BLOG BY MAP LAWYERS In Queensland it is standard for contracts of sale to include a pest and building condition. The condition allows a Buyer to engage a licensed inspector to carry out an inspection of the condition of the property.…
Resale of building and pest report

Can I Use Someone Else’s Building and Pest Report?

With the property market running hot, it’s no surprise that sellers are wanting to capitalise on the sale of their property. To speed up the buying process, some sellers are getting a pre-sale building and pest inspection report to show potential…
building and pest inspections for new home buyers

Everything you need to know about Pre-Purchase Building and Pest Inspections

After many years within the building and pest industry, we have been asked nearly every question imaginable about a building and pest inspection. Most often, these questions are asked by first homebuyers and rightly so. If you’re new to…
structural defects in Logan

Structural defects in Logan

Structural defects can pose a very serious safety risk for your Logan property. Whether you are an owner-occupier, landlord or renter, you need to know about this issue. In this blog, we will define structural defects, look at their causes,…
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What is the average house size in Australia?

Did you know that house sizes can have a major influence on lifestyle? It's true. Not only that, but the average house size also impacts and influences important services such as building and pest inspections. In this blog, we examine…
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Inspections in units or apartments Brisbane

Pre-purchase Building and Pest inspection in units and apartments Pre-Purchase Building and Pest Inspections are essential when buying a property. Whether houses, units or apartments Brisbane property agents will insist upon a pre-purchase…
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Why you need clean gutters

Having clean gutters is an essential part of a well-maintained home. Many people might ignore their gutters as they do not look at them very often, but they are an essential part of the home. In this blog, we will examine the impact that…
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A pre-purchase building inspection for an older house

Older homes offer buyers a chance to own a piece of history. However, you should be aware that these homes often come with risks. Thankfully, these risks can be found in a pre-purchase building inspection. While you should always get a…
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Is the roof inspected in a building and pest inspection?

Many homeowners are eager to get their roof inspected when they book with us. The roof can be an area of concern when buying a house, as you generally cannot make a good visual assessment of the entire roof from ground level. Building and…