Contact us at


Professional building inspections in Hervey Bay and Maryborough

Building Inspections

Pre Purchase Building Inspections

Your home is often your most important investment so don't take a risk and pre purchase a building and pest inspection; understand what you are purchasing before you agree to pay. Comments on the report can be used to reopen discussion on the previously agreed price. When necessary photographs will be taken which will help highlight any defect and support your claim to renegotiate.

Pre Sale Inspections

If you are looking at selling, Rodney offers Pre-sale inspections that will give you the chance to amend any imperfections before selling. The Pre-sale inspection report can be attached to your contract of sale when selling your home to better inform the purchaser of what they are buying.

Final inspections

Rodney can undertake the handover inspection where a list of any defective items is compiled. T the builder needs to rectify these prior to you taking possession of the dwelling or within the maintenance period.

Asbestos Inspection & Registers
Hervey Bay, Maryborough

Rodney will conduct a professional asbestos inspection.

He will take specimens for laboratory examination to compile an asbestos audit to include a register, condition report and a management plan for any asbestos products found during the inspection process to comply with Government legislation.

Asbestos warning labels can be provided and erected as necessary.

New Home Inspections

If you are living in a different area to where your new home is being built or find it difficult to be available for the final inspection or simply would like reassurance during the build, Rodney offers a service where Rodney can carry out progress payment or stage inspections on your behalf. Rodney can also undertake new home handovers or final inspections when the home is completed. You can be sure that Rodney Gatt knows what to look for as a registered builder and will compile a list of anything that needs to be rectified before you hand over the final cheque or take possession of your new home.


Rodney has over 30 years ‘experience with a Commercial & House Builder "Open" QBSA Licence (No. 20798) and Over 18 years of experience in completed residential building inspections.

He is a Workplace Health & Safety Officer (No. 1547225 ) and holds a current suitability card (No 249044/2).

Rodney is also a part time outsource officer for the Queensland Building Services Authority (BSA), where he investigates building related disputes and defective workmanship.

  • Queensland Master Builders Association member since 1987
  • Queensland Master Builders Association Facilitator
  • General Safety Induction, Asbestos Removal Licence (“B Class" )
  • Work Method Statement Workshops, Ceiling Insulation Installation Course
  • Business Management Course (Trade Contractors Licensing)
  • On site workplace assessing (Trade Contractors Licensing)


    • House of the Year 2003 Wide Bay Burnett
    • Best Individual Home $40,000 – $50,000
    • Judges Special Award – Outstanding Value for Money Low Cost Housing – 1995
    • Best Project or Display House 1994
    • Outstanding Achievement in Trade Contracting
    • James Hardie Design Award for Composite Construction
    • WBBEB Emblem of Electrical Excellence for Energy Efficiency
    • Best Bathroom
    • Best Kitchen
      rodney gatt bsa
      rodney gatt master builders master builders member
      rodney gatt master builders ibc
      Share by: