21 Braeburn Crescent Mandeville, Canterbury

Our Company

What We Do

Before you purchase a residential or commercial property, have it inspected by the professionals. Here at Kiwi Inspections, we have a team of building inspection experts in Canterbury to make sure that you aren't getting a raw deal. Just like cars, over time, things go wrong with buildings. Often, they go wrong out of sight. But thanks to our keen eyes and modern equipment, we'll be able to give you a clear picture of the state of the property.

Our Canterbury based services are honest and unbiased while remaining affordable. We have a range of options including pre-purchase, pre-sale, pest detection and moisture detection, so no matter what you want to check for, we have the ability to help.

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Our reports are detailed, yet easy to understand in an effort to inform you as best as possible about your potential new property. You put yourself in a better negotiating position when you are fully informed. Don’t end up over-paying for a house that is going to give you headaches with future issues. We have over thirty years’ worth of experience in the building industry, so we know exactly where common problems occur, and can give you expert advice on how to proceed.

Kiwi House Inspections Ltd has delivered thousands of comprehensive pre purchase house inspection reports Canterbury-wide over the last ten years. We are one of the only companies around that offer a same day service, perfect for those in a rush. Find a building inspector closest to you and get to know your better and sooner and for a more affordable price with help from our team.

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Get a room-by-room pre sale inspection report that covers the overall condition of the property, a clear summary of the main issues and relevant full colour photos.

Avoid surprises when a prospective purchaser gets a report done on your property. Know in advance about any issues so that you can either rectify them or notify the buying party as this could save the sale of your property.

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With meth labs springing up across the country, it pays to make sure that you're not buying an ex meth lab. We offer a meth detection service which can detect the residue from a cook. Ex meth labs often have to go through extensive clean ups before they are fit for living in again. Avoid these high costs by not putting yourself in such a situation in the first place.

75% of meth labs in NZ are based out of rental homes. Residue from the cooking process is hazardous to the health of you and your family.

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Pests such as Termites, Rats and Roaches can diminish the value of a property. Avail of our pest detection services before you buy your next property to make sure you're not overpaying for an infested building. We have both: invasive as well as non-invasive techniques to help detect pests within your building structure.

Termites can affect the structural integrity of your home and cockroaches and rats can be bad for your family's health. Avoid an infestation like the plague with our pest detection services.

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In recent years, many leaky home and shoddy construction scandals have come to light. Don't fall victim to these and make sure the property you are about to purchase is well built and structurally sound. We have many detection methods at our disposal depending on the scope of the job. To see for yourself what you should be on the lookout for, check out the independant consumer guide.

  • Infrared Technology
  • Wall Paintings
  • Non Invasive Methods
  • Invasive methods where required
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We Are Professional & Carefully House Inspections & Building Reports.

With over 30 years experience in the building industry and over 10 years writing Building Inspection reports you can take confidence in making the most important decision of your life.

Building Inspections

Pre Purchase Inspection

Meth Detection

Pre Sale Inspection

Moisture Detection

Pest Detection

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Our Services

Building Inspections

Written or Verbal



Meth Detection

Buy a Healthy, Clean Home.



Kiwi Inspections

House & Building Inspections Made Easy

Why Us?

  • 20+ Years experience in the building industry.
  • Same day service available.
  • Unbiased written and verbal building reports
  • State of the art detection methods.
  • Easy to understand reports.
  • Agents across NZ.

Areas Covered During Our Inspections...

  • Roofing & Cladding
  • Wood beam integrity
  • Insulation
  • Electrical circuits
  • Fixtures and fittings
  • Moisture & Ventilation
  • Window, skylight, sunroom
  • Roof leaks
  • Basement leaks
  • Concrete deficiencies
  • Piping & Guttering
  • and more!