Tim and Phil joined Jim’s Building Inspections in April 2012 and, with the support of Jims behind them, have now gained a wide trust in both of their dealings with clients and agents.
Phil & Tim are established Jims Building Inspections consultants and the joint owners of Jims Building Inspections Melbourne, specialising in Pre Purchase Inspections, Asbestos Inspections, Dilapidation Inspections and Electrical Inspections.
With over 40 years combined experience in the building industry they are experts when it comes to building inspections. Not only do they provide Inspections they also continue to be involved in Licensed Electrical work and they have renovated and developed many of their own properties in many suburbs around metropolitan Melbourne and the Eastern Suburbs.
Tim is a Licensed Electrician experienced in both Residential and Commercial works and Owns and operates his own electrical business, employing four other electricians.
Tim’s wealth of experience in the electrical field can be very beneficial to anyone looking to purchase a property, renovate or wanting an Electrical Safety inspection, whether it be residential or commercial. Not only can he give peace of mind that the property meets Australian Standards and is safe, he can also identify electrical faults and give an accurate guide on what it would cost to do any remedial electrical work.
In addition to Phil having worked in the building industry on all manner of construction sites he is also very experienced expert when it comes to building inspections. Being a Jims Building inspector means undertaking extensive training in the requirements of Pre Purchase inspection, working closely with Real Estate Agents and Property managers, Brookers, Lawyers and Conveyancers, to provide excellence not just a building inspection. Phil’s training also includes having completed Certificate IV in building and construction, Termite and Timber Pest course (Certificate III in Pest Management) as well as doing several asbestos courses (Conduct asbestos assessment associated with removal) and (Plan and undertake Site inspection and assessment (sampling) Statement of Completion). He has also completed an HIA Residential Building Inspectors Course.
Tim and Phil are fully insured with both Professional Indemnity and Public Liability Insurance. They offer a wide range of pre purchase building inspections such as:
- Standard Pre-Purchase Building Inspections
- Pre-Purchase Building Inspections (including Timber Pest Inspections)
- Premium Pre-Purchase Inspections (incorporating inspections & reports from a licensed plumber and electrician)
- Asbestos Identification, Testing and Registers
- Asbestos Registers & Management Plans
- Dilapidation Reports
Both Tim and Phil believe that customer service is critical and provide a detailed report of major and minor defects of a property, complete with photos.
Don’t let buying your dream home turn into a nightmare – Call Tim and Phil.