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:


    I have read the disclaimer below


    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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