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HouseTest specialises in Plain English Building Reports, providing Dunedin Home Buyers the peace of mind from having an Understandable building Report that comprehensively documents the condition of a buildings Sub-floor, Living Space, Ceiling Space, Roof, Cladding, Site, Accessory Units, Ancillary Spaces and Buildings. Based in Dunedin, HouseTest offer comprehensive building inspection and testing services throughout Dunedin with experienced certified property inspectors

Using advanced moisture testing equipment combined with infrared cameras and best practice defect identification techniques building inspectors deliver detailed building inspections in an easy to understand property report to enable clients make informed choices when purchasing property. 

Other services Include but not limited to:

Moisture Ingress Testing

Cladding Inspections

Subfloor Inspections

Roofing Inspections

Site Inspections

Pre Sale Inspections

Methamphetamine Testing

Asbestos Testing


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Building Inspection Dunedin, Builders Reports and Pre-Purchase Property Inspections Dunedin


Building inspections Dunedin and building reports throughout Dunedin including -  Pine Hill, Dalmore, and Liberton

Dunedin North North East Valley and The Gardens Normanby and Mount Mera Opoho Ravensbourne Shiel Hill, Waverley, and Vauxhall Ocean Grove (Tomahawk) Andersons Bay, Tahuna, and Tainui Musselburgh South Dunedin and Kensington

St Kilda St Clair and Forbury Corstorphine and Kew Calton Hill Caversham and Lookout Point Mornington, Maryhill, and Balaclava Roslyn and Belleknowes Maori Hill and Prospect Park Woodhaugh, Glenleith, and Leith Valley Outer suburbs

Port Chalmers Maia and Burkes Saint Leonards Roseneath Sawyers Bay Portobello Broad Bay Macandrew Bay Challis and The Cove Waldronville Concord and Burnside Green Island Abbotsford Fairfield Mosgiel Wingatui Kaikorai Valley,  enmure, Kaikorai, and Bradford Brockville Halfway Bush Wakari and Helensburgh

Independent Certified Professional Inspectors


Building Inspections Reports Dunedin

Worst Case Scenario


Well that's a worse case scenario but how would you know without a thorough building inspection Dunedin? Is there asbestos? Failed Cladding?  Rotten Timber Piles? Has the house been used as a meth lab? Is the foundation going to give way? Mold? Rising Damp? Insulation? Bora? Dux Quest Plumbing? TRS wiring? VIR wiring? Pile Failure?  Water ingress? Scrim? Leaky roof ? The list goes on and on and it's always better to know before you buy just what it is your buying. The best basis for you purchase is full knowledge of the property ! Pine Hill, Dalmore, and Liberton, Dunedin North, North East Valley and The Gardens, Normanby and Mount Mera, Opoho, Ravensbourne, Shiel Hill, Waverley, and Vauxhall, Andersons Bay, Tahuna, and Tainui, Musselburgh, St Kilda, St Clair and Forbury, Corstorphine and Kew, Calton Hill, Caversham and Lookout Point, 

Whats Included In a Dunedin Building Inspection


REPORT OVERVIEW, STRUCTURE, SUB-FLOOR/PILES,  ROOFING, EXTERIOR, ELECTRICAL, HEATING, COOLING / HEAT PUMPS, INSULATION / VENTILATION, PLUMBING, INTERIOR, APPLIANCES, FIREPLACES / WOOD STOVES, MAINTENANCE ADVICE. Building Inspection also includes roof, vents, flashing and trim, gutters and downspouts; skylight, chimney, and other roof penetrations, decks, stoops, porches, walkways and railings, eaves, soffit and fascia; grading and drainage, basement, foundation and crawlspace, water penetration, and foundation movement, heating system, cooling system, main water shut-off valves, water heating system, interior plumbing fixtures and faucets, drainage sump pump with accessible float, fireplace damper door and hearth, insulation and ventilation; garage doors, safety sensors and openers, and much more with your building inspection Dunedin. 

Pre-Purchase Dunedin building Inspections


A Pre-Purchase Dunedin building Inspection is a visual evaluation of the condition and functionality of the home’s major systems and components, which are visible and accessible. For example, sub-floor is inspected, ceiling space is inspected, cladding system is inspected, site, fences and retaining is inspected, doors and windows are opened and closed, roof-covering materials are inspected, and the air-conditioning and heating systems are checked/operated. The inspector will also investigate crawl spaces and ceiling spaces for defects, run the shower(s), and flush the toilet(s). Following your inspection, you will receive a written report.