Pre-Purchase Checklist

Pro tips
1. Use a bright torch for poorly lit areas.
2. Leave the roof space and roof exterior inspection to the inspector. View from a safe distance if you can.
3. Have a professional Building Inspection done by Buildingpro.



Paintwork

AcceptableRepair/replaceUnsure Notes:

Driveway

AcceptableRepair/replaceUnsureNotes:

Paths/tiled areas

AcceptableRepair/replaceUnsureNotes:

Termite management system

AcceptableRepair/replaceUnsureNotes:

Retaining walls

AcceptableRepair/replaceUnsureNotes:

Roofing

AcceptableRepair/replaceUnsureNotes:

Gutters and downpipes

AcceptableRepair/replaceUnsureNotes:

Eaves and fascias

AcceptableRepair/replaceUnsureNotes:

Gables

AcceptableRepair/replaceUnsureNotes:


Brick or Block

AcceptableRepair/replaceUnsure Notes:

Timber

AcceptableRepair/replaceUnsure Notes:

Sheet

AcceptableRepair/replaceUnsure Notes:

Cladding

AcceptableRepair/replaceUnsure Notes:


Timber

AcceptableRepair/replaceUnsure Notes:

Aluminium

AcceptableRepair/replaceUnsure Notes:

Steel

AcceptableRepair/replaceUnsure Notes:

Screens

AcceptableRepair/replaceUnsure Notes:

External doors

AcceptableRepair/replaceUnsure Notes:

Fences

AcceptableRepair/replaceUnsure Notes:

Gates

AcceptableRepair/replaceUnsure Notes:

Surface drainage

AcceptableRepair/replaceUnsure Notes:

Decks/balcnies/patios/verandahs

AcceptableRepair/replaceUnsure Notes:

External stairs

AcceptableRepair/replaceUnsure Notes:

Sheds/outbuildings

AcceptableRepair/replaceUnsure Notes:


AcceptableRepair/replaceUnsure Notes:


AcceptableRepair/replaceUnsure Notes:


Floors

AcceptableRepair/replaceUnsure Notes:

Walls

AcceptableRepair/replaceUnsure Notes:

Ceilings

AcceptableRepair/replaceUnsure Notes:

Woodwork

AcceptableRepair/replaceUnsure Notes:

Robes/cupboards

AcceptableRepair/replaceUnsure Notes:

Windows

AcceptableRepair/replaceUnsure Notes:

Doors

AcceptableRepair/replaceUnsure Notes:


Shower

AcceptableRepair/replaceUnsure Notes:

Bath

AcceptableRepair/replaceUnsure Notes:

Spa

AcceptableRepair/replaceUnsure Notes:

Wall tiles

AcceptableRepair/replaceUnsure Notes:

Basin and Taps

AcceptableRepair/replaceUnsure Notes:

Vanity

AcceptableRepair/replaceUnsure Notes:

Accessories

AcceptableRepair/replaceUnsure Notes:


Benches/Cupboards

AcceptableRepair/replaceUnsure Notes:

Oven/cooktop/rangehood

AcceptableRepair/replaceUnsure Notes:

Sink

AcceptableRepair/replaceUnsure Notes:

Splashback

AcceptableRepair/replaceUnsure Notes:


Toilet

AcceptableRepair/replaceUnsure Notes:

Basin and taps

AcceptableRepair/replaceUnsure Notes:


Tub and taps

AcceptableRepair/replaceUnsure Notes:

Bench/cupboard

AcceptableRepair/replaceUnsure Notes:


AcceptableRepair/replaceUnsure Notes:


Smoke detectors

AcceptableRepair/replaceUnsure Notes:

Safety switch

AcceptableRepair/replaceUnsure Notes:

Lights

AcceptableRepair/replaceUnsure Notes:

Power points

AcceptableRepair/replaceUnsure Notes:

TV antenna

AcceptableRepair/replaceUnsure Notes:

Land line

AcceptableRepair/replaceUnsure Notes:

Air conditioning

AcceptableRepair/replaceUnsure Notes:

Garage opener

AcceptableRepair/replaceUnsure Notes:


Garden taps

AcceptableRepair/replaceUnsure Notes:

Sinks/basins/tubs

AcceptableRepair/replaceUnsure Notes:

Hot water system

AcceptableRepair/replaceUnsure Notes:


Air-conditioningAlarm/dataAppliancesArboristArchitectAsbestosBody CorporateBuilderCertifierDurabilityElectricalEngineerEstimatingFencerFire safetyFlood affectedFloor tilerGain full accessGarage doorGasfittingGeotechnicalGlazierHazardsHot water specialistHydraulicsLand surveyorLiftMechanical servicesMouldPainterPlumbingPoolPlastererRainwater tankRestumperRooferSpaStairsSurface drainageShower leakTennis courtTermite damageTimber pest inspectionTown plannerValuerWaterprooferWindows


Conclusion (overall condition compared to properties of similar age and type)

Above AverageAverageBelow Average

Notes:


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IMPORTANT DISCLAIMER: This pre-purchase inspection checklist is to be used as a guide only. No person should rely solely on the contents of this checklist without also obtaining advice from a qualified professional Building Inspector or Architect. This checklist is sold or provided on the terms and understanding that the author and publisher are not responsible for the results of any actions taken on the basis of information in this checklist, nor for any error or omission from this checklist; and the author are not engaged in rendering legal, professional or other advice or services. The author expressly disclaims all and any liability and responsibility to any person, whether a purchaser or reader of this checklist or not, in respect of anything, and of the consequences of anything, done or omitted to be done by any such person in reliance, whether wholly or partially, upon the whole or any part of the contents of this checklist.

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