About All Building Inspections

When you need to engage a Building Inspector to perform a building and pest inspection in Cairns, work with locals. We are not a franchise, and our team comprises only Cairns locals, most of whom have been living and working here for many years (and loving it!). Our local experience means we understand the specific weather conditions and other tropical issues that properties in the area face — knowledge that helps us deliver superior inspection services.

Our Team

John Eldred

John Eldred

INSPECTOR/ OWNER

John has many decades of building experience. He completed his Bricklaying and Stone Masonry Apprenticeship and Builders Clerk of Works from 1970 to 1976 in the UK before migrating to Australia in 1977, and since then has been involved in all aspects of construction.

These include building maintenance services, waterproofing, concrete repairs, bricklaying, spec home construction and everything in between. John is a registered builder in NSW and QLD, and is a Director of All Building Inspections. He also heads up Eldred Construction Services Pty Ltd and Eldred Waterproofing.

Rachel

Rachel

IN THE OFFICE

Rachel has been a resident of Cairns for a decade. After raising her two daughters, who are now both attending school, she has re-entered the workforce. Currently, Rachel is a valued member of the administrative team and holds the position of office manager.

Her professional background includes experience in real estate, retail, and a prior role as an office manager at a local gym.

During weekends, Rachel and her family take pleasure in visiting parks, going on hikes, and savoring the breathtaking scenery that Cairns has to offer.

We may already have the report you need…

Save money by purchasing a building inspection report that has been recently completed. If you are a property purchaser, the advantage for you is that you can get the information critical to your property negotiations immediately in an up-to-date pre-purchase report, at a discounted price. Agents and vendors can save the time and hassle of multiple inspections with building and pest reports that are concise, immediate and value for money.

Please note that reports older than 30 days must be updated with a re-inspection.

Recent properties inspected in the following locations:

  • Manoora
  • Freshwater
  • Atherton
  • Trinity Park
  • Edmonton
  • Earlville
  • Whitfield
  • Edge Hill
  • Palm Cove
  • Mareeba
  • Gordonvale
  • Mooroobool
  • Redlynch
  • Cairns City
  • Belvedere
  • Machans Beach
  • Kuranda
  • Goldsborough
  • Yungaburra
  • North Cairns
  • Mount Sheridan
  • Smithfield
  • Trinity Beach
  • Gordonvale
  • Bramston Beach
  • Brinsmead
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Comprehensive, Easy-to-Read Building Reports

All Building Inspections easy-to-read yet comprehensive reports can highlight any areas of concern that may cause you a headache in the future. Our team has decades of on-site building experience.

A standard pre-purchase inspection includes:

Use of the latest and best reporting systems

An abundance of photos

A fast report turn around

  • 24 hrs in most circumstances

Up-to-date technology

  • including thermal imaging and moisture detection devices

The use of aerial drones

  • when the situation is applicable

A standard pre-purchase building & pest report will identify:

What the issues are

Major and minor defects, termite activity, general overview of the condition of the property.

Where the issues are

Details on where any problems are and their level of severity.

How they can be fixed

Recommendations on how the defect or problem can be rectified.

Why it happened

Why it is an issue, how did it happen and future concerns if not corrected.

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Get in touch today to find out how we can help you with your due diligence - and peace of mind - on your next property purchase.

Comprehensive, Easy-to-Read Reports

All Building Inspections easy-to-read yet comprehensive reports can highlight any areas of concern that may cause you a headache in the future.

Our team has decades of on-site building experience. Here’s what our reports include:

Use of the latest and best reporting systems

An abundance of photos

A fast report turn around 24 hrs in most circumstances

Up-to-date technology including infra-red and moisture detection devices

The use of aerial drones when the situation is applicable

Your report will identify:

What the problem is

The issues, defects, and potential problems with your property.

Where to find it

Details on where any problems are and their level of severity.

How it can be fixed

Information on how the defect or problem can be fixed and recommendations.

Why it happened

Why it is an issue, how did it happen and future concerns if not corrected.

Where We Service

Our inspectors service areas all over Far North Queensland, from Townsville all the way up to Cape York as well as inland to Karumba. Just drop us a message to get a quick quote. 

Cairns

Edmonton & Gordonvale

Mareeba & Atherton

Tully & Mission Beach

Babinda

Innisfail

Kuranda and Speewah

Townsville

Port Douglas

Daintree & the Cape

Tolga, Yungaburra, Walkamin

Ingham & Cardwell

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