Next Day Report

Solid State Property Inspections promise to provide your comprehensive pre-purchase property inspection report the next working day.  Your report will contain detailed information including photos on both the internal and external area’s inspected in accordance with Australian Standard As 4349.1 2007 Inspection of building’s Part 1.Externally we will inspect the roof, gutters & downpipes, walls, windows, exterior doors, subfloor space, stairs & handrails, porch, garage, paved areas and drainage.

Internally we inspect all bedrooms, family, lounge, leisure rooms, kitchen, bathrooms & ensuites, laundry and ceiling space.

You can download an example of our pre-purchase property inspection report here:property inspection report sample



Qualified & Experienced

When considering which building inspection company to help you, the most important criteria you should look for in your Inspector are qualifications and experience.With Solid Start and Ian Stewart you can be confident you’ll get both in abundance. We know how to detect potential and current defects of a property through years of building and expert knowledge of the structural aspects of a building and its surrounds.

Our reputation is built on years of service in the industry with the majority of our work being from satisfied returning customers and word-of-mouth recommendation.



Make a Solid Start with Us

Solid Start Property Inspections have been carrying out Pre-purchase building inspections for over 15 years and have established a reputation as one of the most thorough and comprehensive inspection companies in Melbourne.Solid Start is owned and operated by Ian Stewart. Ian will come out and complete your inspections personally for you. Ian has been in the industry for over 35 years and has been a registered builder for over 25 years. Ian is also a registered commercial builder and registered building inspector. Ian Stewart has the expertise, qualifications and experience you can trust.



Solid Advice You Deserve

Stage inspections new home buildersSolid Start provide open, honest and completely independent advice. We are not affiliated with a specific builder, developer or tradesperson. Our advice is completely objective, thorough and professional with only your best interests in mind. We perform inspections for clients who currently occupy or are about to purchase a home, townhouse, or unit.Solid Start Property Inspections carry full professional indemnity and public liability insurance. We carry out all our inspections to the Australian standard AS 4349.1


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