Stage Inspections for Melbourne, Geelong, and Ballarat.
Stage Inspections do not officially form part of the certification of the construction of a new building. However, they provide peace of mind for you in the form of an independent and unbiased assessment regarding the builders’ compliance with the approved plans and specification for each major stage of the construction.
Stage Inspection compare the works at each stage of construction with the approved design/structural and engineering plans. By completing inspections at each stage of construction, it allows you to ensure that any issues or defects are identified and resolved before it becomes too late and potentially costly.
Prices shown are for a standard 3 Bedroom 2 Bathroom home.
A Pre Slab or Base Inspection occurs prior to the concrete being poured to create the base.Common areas of concern:
- Dimensions of excavation
- Termite protection in place
- Beams and footings
- Wire mesh integrity
- Construction materials
A Frame Inspection takes place after the wall and roof frames have been completed and approved by the Building Surveyor.Common areas of concern:
- Wall/roof and truss frame
- Frame spacing & bracing
- Concrete slab finish
- Window & door openings
A Lock Up Inspection takes place after the doors and windows have been installed making the home secure.Common areas of concern:
- Fascia boards & gutters
- All aspects of the brickwork
- Roofing completion
- Window & door locking devices
- Wall linings & cornice
A Handover Inspection takes place prior to the turnover of keys to the purchaser. This Inspection focuses on minor defects and ensures the quality of the construction by the builder.Common areas of concern:
- Running boards & cabinetry
- Proper fitting of doors & windows
- Pest barrier in place
- Joints & tiles are flush and sealed
- Ceiling, wall, and corner straightness
- Overall construction quality
- Potential safety hazards
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