Report: Sunshine Coast House Prices To Increase 7%

When one thinks of the capital for the housing market in Australia, Sydney is probably the first place to come to mind. With its ever-rising house prices, it just seems reasonable that it’s at the top however new research done by BIS Shrapnel reveals that Sydney may not be in the lead for too long. […]

How to Avoid Building Disputes

Any time that a building dispute occurs, chances are that the nature of dispute has to do with a perceived defect in the building’s structure. This however is far from being the only cause for all of the different building disputes that get filed. Why Do Disputes Happen? Even without any serious defects in the […]

What’s In Stall for the Mooloolaba Wharf Redevelopment?

Ownership of the Mooloolaba Wharf recently shifted from Merlin Entertainments to Evans Long. The process of acquiring and transferring the property took approximately two years. This well-known Sunshine Coast development could undergo tremendous change in the years to come. It’s new owners intend to turn the site into a mixed residential and commercial establishment. The […]

Termite activity caught in the nick of time!

I discovered Live Schedorhinotermes spp located concealed behind a cardboard box within a Subfloor storage area. The only sign of termite activity was a single mud lead located in the corner of the storage area. On further inspection, the cardboard box was removed and a termite gallery was located! The box was actually glued to […]

Ceiling Water Damage in This Modern Home

Chris from BPI Building Pest Inspections here. I’m just doing an inspection on a nice new modern home. Unfortunately I’ve just located some previous water damage. As you can see the ceiling there has been patched and painted and the water has also caused damage to the wall sheeting and also on this side of […]

Termite damage found in home during Building and Pest Inspection

Building & Pest Inspection found timber beams affected by termite damage. The timber beams crumbled in the hands of the inspector when touched. If you have any questions or concerns about this or any other building matter, you can call Chris at BPI Building and Pest Inspections on 1800 663 390 visit www.bpisunshinecoastcentral.com.au or email […]

Structural Crack to Brickwork

If you have any questions or concerns about this or any other building matter, you can call Chris at BPI Building and Pest Inspections on1800 663 390 visit www.bpisunshinecoastcentral.com.au or email us on info@bpic.com.au