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Building & Pest Inspections

Our Pre-Purchase Building & Pest Inspection could save you thousands $$$. Take the stress out of buying and buy with confidence!
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Free Thermal Scan For Termites

All of our property inspectors are equipped with the latest technology in termite detection (Thermal imaging). Learn more »

New Home Stage Inspections

Our New Home Stage Inspections will identify all defective and non-compliant issues with your new home! Learn more »

Melbourne's Affordable Building and Property Inspections

SAVE up to 27% when booking a
Combined Building and Timber Pest
Inspection in Melbourne*

Budget Reports is an established building inspection company operating throughout Greater Melbourne and Geelong. When engaging our services you will have the confidence of knowing we have the 5 ticks of approval when choosing an inspection company!

  • We are highly qualified
  • We have Professional Indemnity insurance
  • We use thermal imaging
  • We are accredited
  • We are 100% independent

About Our Team of Inspectors

At Budget Reports we pride ourselves on excellence in customer service and customer satisfaction. Our company in built on trust, honesty and integrity at the highest level.

It is vital when engaging an inspection company to ensure you will receive the right information and a report that is easy to read and understand. Our inspectors will spend the time with you on site and/or over the telephone to explain important findings to ensure you know where you stand.

Our building experts have qualifications in building surveying, which means you are getting highly qualified professionals that specialise in identifying building faults, defects and non-compliant issues that could potentially save you thousands. Our experts are up to date with current building laws and regulations and each of our inspectors have a minimum 8000 Building & Timber Pest Inspections under their belt.

All building and timber pest inspections are followed up with comprehensive written reports that comply with Australian Standards AS3449.1 & AS3449.2 as provided by our insurer (approximately 40 pages).

We follow up with a written report, detailing our findings during the building and timber pest inspection. This complies with Australian Standards AS3449.1 and AS3449.2, and is approximately 40 pages in length.

For consumer protection and peace of mind, all inspectors have professional indemnity insurance cover up to $500,000 with a leading insurance provider.

We are ahead of the pack when it comes to cutting edge equipment. As a leading company in Melbourne, we use the very latest thermal imaging technology to detect faults. Our cameras can help to detect termite activity and building defects, such as dampness and water leakages, that might be hidden from view, ensuring we provide an accurate and comprehensive report.

Inspection services we provide include:

  • Building and Timber Pest
  • Pre-Purchase
  • Vendor Inspections
  • New Home Stage
  • Commercial
  • Building Defect Reports
  • Costing Reports
  • VCAT Reports and more

Talk to us about pre-purchase house inspections

Our building reports are imperative for ensuring your prospective new home is everything you think it is. We will be able to assess the general condition of the house and property, as well as highlight any structural defects and maintenance issues.

We inspect all areas of the building (subject to safe access limitations) including any outbuildings to ensure they are structurally sound and safe before you commit to buying.

We perform a thorough inspection (safe assess allowing), including:

  • Exterior
  • Interior
  • Roof space
  • Subfloor space (If applicable)
  • Outbuildings such as carports, garages, timber decks, verandahs, swimming pool fences/gates, retaining walls, balconies, balustrades, etc.

The knowledge you will gain from our thorough and detailed report will empower you to make the right decision. With our assistance, let yourself buy with confidence!

Protect your biggest investment with our timber pest inspection

Discover if your property is at risk of timber pests with our comprehensive service. We can detect active infestations, as well as assess damage from past problems. We use a range of specialist tools and the latest technology to find issues.

Our team of inspectors has the expert knowledge and experience to identify risk areas and provide advice on limiting them. They are backed by the qualifications and accreditations that allow them to carry out high level work.

We can locate pests and problems such as:

  • Termites
  • Borers
  • Wood rots
  • Fungal decay

Each inspection includes:

  • A visual internal and external inspection, including everything with 50m of the building’s boundary
  • A written report detailing our findings
  • A risk assessment of the building and property
  • Advice on preventing further problems


Call 0409 029 673

Terms and Conditions (Cancellations)
Prepurchase building and pest inspection bookings that are cancelled within three hours of a confirmed inspection time will incur a 50% cancellation fee.
All prepaid inspection services including new home stage inspections, building defect reports, VCAT reports & costing reports will incur a 50% cancellation fee.
For further information contact our office staff.

Our credibility is underpinned by membership of the following professional associations.