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Dedant Building and Pest Inspections is your trusted and recommended Building Inspector in Brisbane and surrounding areas.  Our inspectors are knowledgeable, friendly and professional with over 20 years experience in the Building Industry.

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Building and Pest Inspection Gold Coast

Call Dedant building inspector Gold Coast for an affordable, free quote today. Phone 1300 022 225 Are you looking to buy a house, unit, townhouse, apartment, or commercial property on the Gold Coast?  From mega mansions to studio apartments,…
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How to spot common building defects

Before buying a home, you should always consult the experts to conduct a building defect inspection. But even you do that, you should look for common building defects yourself while inspecting the home. In this blog, we’ll teach you about…
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What to do if you can’t afford a termite barrier

Termite barriers are a very important step in protecting your home. If you can't afford a termite barrier, you have many options available to you. 1) Spot Treatment First, you need to spot treat the nest, or termites with the best termite…
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Are DIY Termite Inspections and Treatment a good idea?

A termite inspection and treatment can cost hundreds of dollars, so as such, you might be tempted to do it yourself. But it’s worth asking – are DIY Termite Inspections and Treatment a good idea? In this blog, we will examine that very…
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How to find and fix roof leaks

No one wants a leaky roof in their home. As such, you should know how to find and fix roof leaks as early as possible. If left unchecked, roof leaks can cause mould and rot throughout your house. They can also be an invitation for pests such…
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Is Now A Good Time to Buy in Brisbane?

The Coronavirus has created uncertainty in the world and this is true of the property market as well. Many people are asking – is now a good time to buy in Brisbane? To find an answer to this question, we will examine past action in the…
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How to keep your home safe over the holidays

As this Christmas approaches, one thing you should prepare for is keeping your home safe over the holidays. Holidays are a time where people tend to travel and be away from the house. This is the perfect time for burglars and other home…
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How to hire a carpenter

Choosing right tradesperson can be a complex decision. Thus, we have created a blog which will inform you how to hire a carpenter. Getting an under qualified or wrong carpenter can cost you time and money. As such, you want to make sure…
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Qualifications building inspectors should have in QLD

Queensland has the toughest standards for building inspectors of anywhere in Australia. Your Queensland building inspector should have a long list of qualifications and years of experience. Failure to have the right qualifications means that…

Health effects from damp homes

The health effects from damp homes are serious and should not be overlooked. In this blog we will examine the various ways that excessive moisture can put your health and wellbeing at risk. By understanding the risks, you will be better…