Home Integrity Blog

Structural Engineering Solutions

Major Structural Defect strikes fear into the hearts of buyers Whilst any Major Structural Defect can strike fear into the hearts of buyers, sellers and agents alike, none cause more concern than a large crack in the wall or a sinking floor. If not addressed with a...

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How to build your new home stress-free

How to build your new home stress-free There is more to thoroughly inspecting the new home you are building than the final Practical Completion Inspection at the end. Building a new home should be one of the most exciting times of your life.  But it is also likely...

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What you should know about Home Indemnity Insurance!

Is the home you are buying less than 6 years old? Are you buying an established home that has been built, renovated or extended by an owner builder? Knowing more about Home Indemnity Insurance could save you thousands. What is Home Indemnity Insurance? For residential...

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Calculating the Replacement Cost of Your Home

After having a pre-purchase building inspection completed in Perth WA, people will often ask for help in estimating the value of their established home, for home insurance purposes. What the insurance form is probably asking of you is:  What is the replacement cost of...

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Defects should not scare you from buying a home!

We get asked all the time by buyers, “ok, so the seller has to fix all these defects listed on the report, is that right?” and the answer is, “well that largely depends what conditions you have in your contract.” It’s important to understand there are generally three...

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6 Tips on Getting Your Home Ready for Winter

6 Tips on Getting Your Home Ready for Winter. As the nights begin to get cooler and the sun starts to set earlier, we know that summer is drawing to a close.  The doonas will soon be out and we will see the change of seasons.  The beautiful colours of autumn will...

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