Pre-Purchase Pest Inspection in Perth

Every property purchase involves many decisions. Certain mistakes in acquiring properties can shell out all your hard-earned money and cost you drastically.  

The hidden damage and issues of properties are not something most property buyers don’t expect unless they are very much familiar with the real estate industry. From undetected roof leaks to invisible pest issues, properties may have various issues that can cost you more money.

Welcome to Tom’s Pest Control Perth – the destination for affordable pest control and property pest inspection services in Perth.

We offer pre-purchase property pest inspections to identify undetected damage and the “hidden” unwanted property guests and prevent buyers from making costly mistakes.

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    Why Is It Important To Get A Pre-Purchase Pest Inspection?

    A pre-purchase property pest inspection can give you critical information about the property you are planning to buy:
    • Details of any pest issues with the property
    • Information about minor damage and defects of the property from pests, including the repair costs
    • Details on past pest control damages
    • Details of various pest infestation issues at the property, including future risks for infestation
    • Information about visible and hidden mould issues of the property, including signs of any previous flooding and details of humidity
    • The total repairing and rehabilitation estimate to make the property up to snuff

    Under our pest inspection service, we will investigate every aspect of your property so that you receive accurate results from our inspection services. With all the damage to the property and the estimated repair costs in hand, you can negotiate better with the seller. The inspection will also help you prioritise your property repair and renovation needs after purchase.

    Our Pest Inspection Services

    At Tom’s Pest Control Perth, we understand that many property buyers will have particular prerequisites when it comes to a property termite inspection. To cater to the wishes of different clients, we offer two types of inspection services: Pre Purchase Pest inspection and Pest Examination.

    Pre Purchase Pest Inspection

    Our skilled and certified pest inspectors will inspect every part of the property’s interior and exterior to find major or minor issues. Their pest inspection report will look for pests in various aspects of the property, such as the floor, stairs, roof, decks, garage, carports, plumbing, basement, and more.

    We will also watch for any mould around the property, especially in damp areas, as they can cause mould infestation later on.

    Pest Examination

    Many parts of Perth experience pest infestation issues and most people looking to buy a property do not know if it has a pest-related problem An inspection is the best way for people to understand what the overall condition of the property including any pest issues it has experienced. These pests can be a health and safety hazard diminishing the property’s value.

    Our qualified pest inspectors will look for signs of termites, wood borers, fleas, funguses, and similar issues. The inspector will submit to a detailed report, including any past and present pest-related problems and damage that have happened at the property. This information will help you implement the necessary measures to protect your investment.

    What Tom’s Pest Control Can Do For You

    The pest inspectors at Tom’s Pest Control have many years of experience in performing inspection services around different types of properties, including any pest extermination services. Our company stands out due to the following factors:

    Qualified Pest Inspection Specialists

    Our skilled pest inspectors can provide you with an accurate report regarding the status of the property. We can assess every aspect of your property so that you can feel safe and confident about the property.

    Advanced Equipment

    The inspectors at Tom’s Pest Control use high-quality equipment and effective methods to provide the most accurate and comprehensive inspection reports possible. Such equipment includes water leak detectors, drone imaging made to find any damage on roofs, motion magnification technology, and other functions. We also use advanced thermal imaging cameras to see if there are any inconsistencies in the temperature at the property due to a pest infestation.

    Upfront Quotes & A Smooth Service

    We will give you an affordable pest inspection and cost and an obligation-free quote for our inspection services. Our inspectors will schedule a date with your broker to come to the property when it is convenient to complete the inspections easily.

    Quick Pest Inspection Services

    We are dedicated to providing fast property pest inspection services to our customers in Perth. Our property pest inspectors will visit the property on the same day or the day after you contact us to complete the inspection. We will give you the pest inspection report in less than 24 hours after the inspector inspects the property.


    What Is Involved In A Pre Purchase Pest Inspection?

    The property prices in Perth are so high that homeowners often get bad news when they move in. Termite damage can often be hidden within walls. The average buyer won’t notice termite damage under floors before they buy a property.

    The property will be inspected by Tom’s Pest Control Perth before you buy it. You will receive all the information required to make wise judgments from us. You won’t deal with a novice pest inspector because our inspector is a licensed timber pest inspector.

    From visual inspection to the writing of reports, all aspects of pre-purchase pest inspection will be covered. It should be concise and clear. The report should include embedded images. To investigate potential issues, the inspector may use other tools, such as moisture meters, motion detectors or thermal imaging cameras.

    What Is The Average Time For Pre Purchase Pest Inspections?

    Finding the right house is a joyful experience. It could also be the most important financial investment of your life. It is essential to find a quality home with no surprises. Inspecting each room and looking for high-risk areas like the roof void or subfloor can take time. It can take time to assess the property and look into high-risk areas like every room.

    Many variables affect the length of each exam. For example, the size and type of property and the number of of structures all affect the length of each examination. However, the average examination takes approximately two hours.

    Pest inspections before you buy a home can help you save thousands of dollars and decrease the risk. This will give you security and peace of mind. Expert reports will also let you know if any construction defects are present.

    How Much Does A Pre Purchase Pest Inspection Cost?

    The cost of a pest inspection is $299, depending on the size of the property and which pest treatment company it is. When you buy a property, you can negotiate who pays. The costs may be borne by either the buyer or seller.

    The inspection fee does not cover any treatment costs for infestations. However, many pest control professionals will provide free inspections if you find a pest problem.

    A professional agent should be able to recommend a pest control company. Tom’s Pest Control Perth offers the best pre-purchase pest inspections.

    What Is A Pre Purchase Pest Inspection?

    Before the property is purchased, pre-purchase pest inspections take place. This inspection is done to ensure that the property remains pest-free and safe. A professional pest control company usually does it on behalf of the buyer.

    The buyer will pay for any pre-purchase pest inspection. However, some indicators may not require professional assistance. For example, a property might be infested even though it is not apparent to the naked eye.

    Pest infestations usually become apparent only after they have established dominance. These are the most common signs of an infestation:

    • Termites can leave mud marks on walls.
    • Carpenter beetles and other insects can be found in burrows and holes.
    • Moles and wasps are likely to be found in soft areas.
    • Broken screens or fences are signs of rodents such as mice and squirrels.

    Who Should Have An Inspection Of The Pests Before Purchasing?

    It is crucial to assess the condition of your house and identify any undiscovered issues that may need to be fixed. You should also be aware of what the property is worth.

    Pre-purchase pest inspections will help ensure you’re buying a high-quality home. However, you should also know that you might have trouble completing your mortgage loan if you do not complete a pre-purchase pest inspection.

    Before granting you a mortgage, your bank might require documentation regarding the condition of your property. You could spend thousands on repairs if you skip a pre-purchase pest inspection to save money.

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      Organise A Pre Purchase Pest Inspection Today

      Call (08) 6202 7096 today or use our online form to request that one of our inspectors visit the property and conduct a thorough pest inspection before you sign a contract for a residential or commercial property. We will give you an obligation-free quote for a service that will help to ensure that you will get return on investment.