Staged construction inspections ensure safety and quality standards are met

Let’s start with the basics – what is a construction/building inspection? It is a check for structural integrity, compliance with building codes and regulations, and any potential safety, the quality of the workmanship and the overall condition of the building.

 

As well as ensuring the build complies with the Building Code of Australia and specific Australian Standards

We provide reports at each stage of the build:

– Slab Inspection
– Plate Height Inspection
– Lock Up Inspection
– Roof Frame Inspection
– Practical Completion

Qualified Builder

Building inspectors are in no way aligned with your builder, they are independent and provide an experienced eye over the build, at each stage, to provide clients with peace of mind. It enables any concerns to be brought to the attention of the builder before moving onto the next stage.

OUR INSPECTIONS

We offer the following Construction Inspections.

Slab Inspection

We check:

  • Slab for level (with laser level)
  • Critical measurements are correct
  • Plumbing installed as per plan
  • Any visual cracks on slab

Plate Height Inspection

We check:

  • Wall panel sizes
  • Location of windows
  • General brickwork
  • Room sizes
  • All door and window frames are plumb level and square within tolerance

Lock Up Inspection

We check:

  • Installation of roof cover
  • Gutters
  • Ceilings
  • Waterproofing to wet areas
  • Insulation
  • Doors that have been hung
  • Glazing

Roof Frame Inspection

We check:

  • Flashings, weep holes, tie downs are compliant
  • Roof frame is compliant
  • All tie downs are correctly installed to roof frame including rods have been welded in place

Practical Completion Inspection

We check:

  • Damage caused by trades
  • Wall finishes
  • Tiling
  • Cabinetry
  • Paint
  • Tapware
  • Fittings
  • Window frames
  • General finishings

MEET OUR BUILDING INSPECTOR

Paul has years of experience that helps give you peace of mind.
Qualified Builder

Paul Cable is an experienced Building Inspector, with immense industry knowledge. Starting off in the building trade as a teenager, owning his own bricklaying business, as well as owning his own building firm. He now shares his passion for ensuring people are safely guided  through what could arguably be one of the biggest decisions of their life – home ownership.

TESTIMONIALS

This is what some of our clients say about Broad Building Inspections
Cate Bridson
Cate Bridson
2023-03-07
Paul is an exceptional inspector who misses nothing with acute attention to detail and who keeps the builders fully accountable snapping at their heels through the entire process. I couldn't recommend him highly enough.
Sarah Klomp
Sarah Klomp
2022-11-11
Paul from broad building inspections was available anytime when I needed assistance. If I had any questions he was always happy to answer them. If I didn't have broad building inspection the building company would of done whatever they like. If I was to building again I would definitely use broad building inspections.
Vanessa Pohatu
Vanessa Pohatu
2022-09-27
Very happy I chose to go with Broad Building Inspections, Paul was very thorough and saved us a huge headache & expense by picking up structural defects quickly and efficiently! Definitely recommend
johanette maritz
johanette maritz
2022-09-12
Very friendly, efficient and timely. Thank you for your great service.
Daniel Mau
Daniel Mau
2022-08-18
Tish Deane
Tish Deane
2022-07-27
Rose was very helpful with taking care of arranging my booking so last minute. And Paul done such a great job with the report, very thorough and detailed. Would defiantly recommend 😊
Riley Dober
Riley Dober
2022-07-20
Russell Corbin
Russell Corbin
2022-07-12
Used these guys several times now and always very happy with their work. Highly recommend.
Andrew Nguyen
Andrew Nguyen
2022-07-01
Very helpful team from start to finish. They worked closely with me to ensure the work was scheduled and done prior to due diligence. The report from Paul was thorough and easy to read. Would highly recommend.

CONTACT

Get in touch to to find out more and to arrange your inspection

AREAS WE COVER

We cover most of Perth, give us a
call to find out when we’re in your area.

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0458 066 477

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paul@broadbuildinginspections.com

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