Worried your house might be leaking? Or are you about to buy a home that you are unsure about? At A Buyers Choice Home Inspections, our qualified InterNACHI inspectors know what to look for and can provide you with a comprehensive building inspection report at any time, whether you are only looking to buy a … Continue reading What you should look for when it comes to leaky homes
The leaky home crisis in New Zealand has come into the spotlight again with Nick Smith asking for an inquiry into ways to help owners of leaky properties with remediation costs, through using the Welcome Home Loan subsidies to assist. Read more here: We can help you avoid purchasing a leaky home with a pre-purchase … Continue reading Leaky Homes in the spotlight pre-election
It may look nice from the outside but what is hiding on the inside? If you purchase without a pre-purchase building inspection you run the risk of buying a property with serious issues. And what happens then? Who foots the bill for repairs? Elderly pensioners are being forced to borrow money from family to pay … Continue reading Why its so important to get a building inspection prior to purchasing
If you have tenants, its prudent to ensure that the property is up to standard both before, between and after tenants, especially with new legislation coming in 2019 with regards to rental property standards. It is also an excellent idea to have the property meth tested between tenants as well to ensure that no contamination … Continue reading Own a rental? Get it checked to be on the safe side
We all know that leaky or mouldy homes are bad and can cost thousands, if not 100's of thousands to rectify. But what is the cost to your health if you live in this environment? Can your house really make you sick? A health professional weighs in on the cost to your health when living … Continue reading Could your home be causing you health issues?
With a building boom will inevitably come issues around the quality of workmanship from the builder, electrician, plumber or anyone else involved in a house build. Even if the home is only being renovated, its important to make sure your tradesperson is qualified, has a license......and a proven track record when it comes to the … Continue reading Do your homework before you buy, build or renovate