Building defect inspections Perth and the South West

Wondering if that crack is a problem or if that shower is leaking into your bedroom. Book a defect inspection conducted by registered builders for peace of mind.


A defect inspection is an assessment carried out by a building inspector to determine any faults or defects in a building. The inspection typically covers both the interior and exterior of the property, including the structure, roofing, plumbing, electrical systems, and any other relevant aspects of the property.

We offer several types of defect inspections.

Building inspections Perth: Customised defect inspection.

We can provide defect inspections for a single item, or a specific area of the home should a full home inspection not be required. This is often used when homeowners come across items of concern such as cracking, water ingress and sagging ceilings to name a few.

Some common defect inspections in Perth include.

Our inspectors will visit your home and review the area in question. Should it require further investigation we will refer to our inhouse Structural Engineer for guidance.

Following our site visit we will provide.

Why choose Home Integrity for Defect Inspections?

When homeowners in Perth notice issues such as a wall crack, sinking floors, or leaning walls, it’s often a cause for concern. These signs can be unsettling, raising questions about the structural integrity and safety of their home. While many might not be familiar with the term ‘defect inspection’, it’s precisely what’s needed in such situations.

Home Integrity is adept at understanding these specific challenges faced by residents of established homes. More than just a term, a defect inspection delves deep into the issue, providing clarity on the structural integrity of the affected areas. Whether it’s an alarming wall crack that has appeared overnight or the slow sinking of floors, our team is trained to diagnose and provide insightful recommendations.

The uniqueness of buildings in Perth and Southwest WA demands expertise that’s well-acquainted with the region’s architectural nuances and building standards. And whilst homeowners might approach us with a specific problem, we offer them the peace of mind of a comprehensive defect inspection. After all, it’s not just about identifying issues – it’s about ensuring every corner of the home is safe and secure.

Choosing Home Integrity means choosing an ally. One that stands by Perth residents, transforming their concerns into solutions, ensuring their homes are both beautiful and sound.

Get in touch with our specialist defect inspectors in Perth and the Southwest

If you would like some advice regarding your possible defect inspection please reach out and we can discuss your unique situation and the recommended path forward.

We are a defect inspector you can count on, speak to our building defect inspection team today.

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The A-Team in specialist defect building inspections across Perth and the South West.

Michelle Caban-Robinson

Marketing Lead

Glen Webster

Director & Chief Operating Officer

Registered Builder BP12170, Chartered Structural/Civil Engineer

Shane Williams

Building Inspector

Registered Builder BP102474, Qualified Timber Pest & Termite Inspector


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Dean Cunnane
Home Integrity completed a professional and thorough building inspection which has provided peace of mind during our home build
Excellent service from Home Integrity. They were very responsive to our requests and the system to engage and pay are great as well. Highly recommended.
Danielle Loxton
Home Integrity did what their name suggests - they respected and responded to the integrity of the home we are looking at and supplied us with the info that we needed to make an informed decision.
Tina Waitland
We have used Home Integrity 3 times on our new build. I wouldn't hesitate to use them again and have recommended them to others. They are very thorough and picked up things that we wouldn't have thought of. An absolute God send.
Rick Gendle
Report was very detailed and response prompt. Appreciated the photos
Highly recommend Home Integrity. Very simple process to book, the inspector went above and beyond and has truly helped us out, very kind and very knowledgeable.

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What Are You Looking For?

Pre-purchase inspections

Identify major defects or issues that could impact your new property’s value and liveability.

Construction Progress Inspections

Identify major defects early before your build moves to the next stage.

Strata Inspections

Providing a clear understanding of building maintenance requirements.

Owner Builder Inspections

Offering a second set of qualified eyes to assess the work of your trades.

Termite & Timber Pest Inspections

Qualified timber pest inspectors who will inspect every room for termite activity.

Building Disputes

Our team is here to help you with your building and construction dispute.

Defect Inspections

Determine any faults or defects in a building with a qualified building inspector.

Hi there, 

We see you have added an Electrical, Plumbing and Gas inspection (EPG) with a Pre-Settlement inspection. 

Please note these are very similar inspections, just performed at different times. The EPG occurs during your pre-purchase inspection, while the Pre-Settlement occurs 5-7 days before settlement. 

If you require both please proceed to check out. Alternatively, remove one and continue.

If you would like further information, please call our office before proceeding to check out on (08) 6184 5624