What is Efflorescence and is it Serious?
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What is Efflorescence and is it Serious?

Have you noticed something that looks like this on the brick or concrete areas of your home? Perhaps the report you have received after a building inspection mentions the term ‘efflorescence’ and you’re not sure what it is. We will look at what causes efflorescence, how it can be treated and prevented. Efflorescence is a …

The Top 5 Issues a Building and Pest Inspection Will Uncover
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The Top 5 Issues a Building and Pest Inspection Will Uncover

Are you house-hunting? Viewing a potential property several times before you make an offer is part of the due diligence all buyers should undertake. Attending several inspections will help you identify obvious issues and determine whether the property is the right fit for you in terms of location, size, position, feel and style. However, there …

What Kind of Building Inspection do I Need?
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What Kind of Building Inspection do I Need?

Heard about  building inspections but not sure which one suits your needs? Depending on what kind of property project you are involved in, the type of building inspection you need will differ. We will look at the different types of residential building inspections available and when each one should be selected as the best option. …

Unwanted Guests – How to Pest-Proof Your Home
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Unwanted Guests – How to Pest-Proof Your Home

No-one likes an unwanted house guest. Rats, ants, cockroaches and termites can cause extensive damage to your home and make it unsanitary and dangerous. We will investigate ways of pest-proofing your home. Rats Rats are resourceful, invasive, destructive and carry dangerous diseases such as Hantavirus and Streptococccus pneumoniae.  They chew through electrical wiring, leave foul-smelling …