Clearance on wiring around halogen downlights is essential. Recent inspection revealed how close this home came to having a serious issue of potentially catching fire. Heat from downlight has virtually melted insulation through to the wiring. It is essential to have a qualified person / electrician check your roof space and downlight installation. Alternatively replace downlights with led type.
Pest Inspections Looking Further
Our last article identified termite damage to a home. Our client wanted more information before making the decision to purchase. The owner produced 3 previous Pest Inspection Reports. Not one identified termite tracking in the roof or in several sub floor areas of the home. In this case we asked the question. If three pest inspections did not identify termite damage in the roof and other areas then was the damage present at the time of first inspection or has it occurred
If you're buying a property be sure to get your own personal building and pest inspection. On too many occasions we have found properties put up for auction that have concealed / undisclosed issues that in some cases can have considerable repair costs involved. Termite damage found in home being auctioned full extent of damage not accessible without further invasive inspections. Coastal Home & Building Inspections provide full comprehensive building & pest inspections as we