Dodgy DIY’ers on Renovation TV shows

I love renovation tv shows… watching the stress, the innovation, the end results… But what scares me is the DIYer’s who gain inspiration but fall short on the knowledge & skill required to carry out the work and achieve a safe & high-quality end result. All too often renovations are not built to code, not […]

Get a Load of These Post Stirrups!! How is this Patio Still Standing!

Get a load of these post stirrups!! How is this Patio still standing!

Is Your Pool Fence Compliant?

Is your pool fence compliant? Have you looked over your neighbouring fence? Here is a great example where the pool fence looked great.. however when we looked over the neighbouring fence there were various Climbable Rails on 2 different properties. The options for rectification are as simple as either installing 60 degree timber wedges to […]

Decks Against Houses Look Great Right?

Decks against houses look great right? However, many decks are built by DIY’ers and unfortunately they Breach the Termite Barriers potentially allowing concealed termite attack. Here is an example where the deck has been built correctly. A Chemical Reticulation System has been installed beneath the deck against the Building prior to construction. Alternative termite barriers […]

At BPI We Offer you a Thorough Inspection guaranteed!

I’ve been everywhere man.. I’ve been everywhere!! At BPI we offer you a thorough inspection guaranteed.

Timber Pallets are Like Cheese Cake to Termites!

Wholly Termites!! Found these guys in Timber Pallets only 15m from a house. Timber pallets are like cheese cake to Termites! Ensure you remove all loose timbers, bark chip & tree stumps from your property as they are highly conducive to Termite Attack.

Hot Water System or Ticking Time Bomb?

Hot Water System or Ticking Time Bomb?Often items such as Hot Water Systems, Air-Conditioning Systems, Solar Panels, Swimming Pool Systems are overlooked during the Property Buying process but they can lead to you having to fork out thousands of dollars if they are not functional or are in poor condition. It is recommended that these […]

Have You Noticed a Mound Like This in Your Backyard?

Termite nests can be found in trees, tree stumps or like in this case as a ground mound. This mound is the size of a basketball due to the length of time it has gone unnoticed. If you see something like this on your property then immediately contact your local Pest Manager to undertake a […]

Now This is Some Serious Termite Damage!

This was located behind a shower / cupboard. Only minimal evidence of a mud lead was noted in the roof void… but once the sheets came off.. OMG!

Breached Waterproofing Identified in Adjacent Subfloor

1. Water penetration / damage noted visually. 2. Moisture meter reading identified high moisture. 3. Thermal Camera confirmed water penetration at base of wall. 4. Poor Drainage / Ponding Water & Breached Waterproofing identified within the adjacent Subfloor. At BPI, our inspectors are well educated, thorough & use the latest in equipment to give you […]