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About All Building Inspections

When it comes to engaging a Building Inspector to perform a building and pest inspection in Cairns, work with locals. Our team comprises only Cairns locals, most of whom have been living and working here for many years. Our local presence 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

John Eldred 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, epoxy and seamless floor systems, Terrazzo flooring, floor levelling, 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.

Amanda Allen

Amanda Allen

BEHIND THE SCENES

Amanda Allan has lived in Cairns for 25 years, raised a family, run several successful businesses, and has been involved in various aspects of construction and marketing during that time. Most recently, 10 years in the roofing industry as roofer, insulation applicator, administrator and marketer has added to her knowledge and experience. With a passion for great customer service, Amanda is a Director of All Building Inspections and has a hands-on role in the business, heading up branding, marketing, scheduling and administration.

Josh Eldred

Josh Eldred

INSPECTOR

Josh Eldred is a dedicated family man with many years of construction experience working with his father in the building and waterproofing industries. He is a stickler for detail and ensures nothing is missed when performing a building inspection. Josh has 3 beautiful daughters and is a passionate cross-fitter.

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
  • Gordonval
  • Bramston Beach
  • Brinsmead
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Why Us?

  • We're Cairns Locals
  • Clear & Extensive Reporting
  • We're Reliable
  • Quick Turnaround on Reports
  • Fully Licensed & Insured
  • Friendly Customer Service
  • We're Qualified and Trained
  • Affordable Fees

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

We have serviced areas all around Far North Queensland, from Ingham all the way up to Cape York as well as inland to Karumba. Just drop us an inquiry. Our regular places for providing inspection and audit services are listed below:

  • Cairns
  • Edmonton & Gordonvale
  • Mareeba
  • Atherton
  • Babinda
  • Innisfail
  • Tully
  • Mission Beach
  • Port Douglas
  • Daintree areas
  • Tolga, Yungaburra, Walkamin
  • Kuranda and Speewah
  • Cairns
  • Edmonton & Gordonvale
  • Mareeba
  • Atherton
  • Babinda
  • Innisfail
  • Tully
  • Mission Beach
  • Port Douglas
  • Daintree areas
  • Tolga, Yungaburra, Walkamin
  • Kuranda and Speewah
  • Cairns
  • Edmonton & Gordonvale
  • Mareeba
  • Atherton
  • Babinda
  • Innisfail
  • Tully
  • Mission Beach
  • Port Douglas
  • Daintree areas
  • Tolga, Yungaburra, Walkamin
  • Kuranda and Speewah

More Than Just Building Inspections

All Building Inspections delivers a wide range of building services in the Cairns region.
By combining your inspections you can save time and money. Book a building and pest inspection, pool safety inspection and even an asbestos survey at the same time. We’ll combine the information into a comprehensive and clear pre-purchase building report so that you have all the information in front of you, in one place.

All Building Inspections can also provide quotes for any repairs to defects that have been listed in your building report. Protect your assets by ensuring you engage professional and trusted tradespeople who have been working in the local construction industry for many years.

What Our Customers Say

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Nanny Robot
Nanny Robot
12/04/2021
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Cherrie Hansen
Cherrie Hansen
08/04/2021
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Jack Bowie
Jack Bowie
06/04/2021
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I found All Building Inspections very professional and very thorough in their inspection report. The report was invaluable to us in making our final decision as to whether we should proceed with the purchase. We have since used them again and highly recommend them
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Aaron McLeod
Aaron McLeod
16/02/2021
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Great and friendly service with a local team that has a genuine care factor. This is the second time using this company and I cannot fault them. They are responsive and communicating was a breeze! The reports are very thorough and follow ups done also which shows they care. Thank you!
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Butum kaing
Butum kaing
05/01/2021
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Bruce Griffiths
Bruce Griffiths
16/12/2020
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Kym Walsh
Kym Walsh
02/12/2020
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Great service
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Gary Woolrich
Gary Woolrich
14/11/2020
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This is the first time I've used this type of service and to my surprise I found All Building Inspections to be professional, friendly and of good value. The report has saved me a lot of money by picking up problems that I would never have noticed. Thank you so much, Amanda and John.
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Robert Wyatt
Robert Wyatt
01/11/2020
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