Construction Drone Inspection: Revolutionising Building Assessments in Perth
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  • Construction drone inspections enhance safety and accuracy for new builds, reducing costs and ensuring thorough assessments.

  • High-resolution drone technology provides efficient and detailed inspections for new construction projects, offering peace of mind for buyers.

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Hi gang, I’m Russell McCarthy, founder and lead building inspector at WA Building Inspections Perth. I often get asked how we are able to inspect certain inaccessible parts of a building such as a roof that simply can not be accessed, facades and other such areas. The Answer is commercial drones! We are one of only a few building inspection companies in Perth that are specialised in a construction drone inspection to give you a far more complete picture of the state of a new construction.


The Future of Construction Inspections

Construction drone inspection is rapidly transforming the building industry in Perth. By leveraging cutting-edge technology, these inspections provide unparalleled accuracy and efficiency to inspect parts of building that would otherwise go uninspected. Unlike traditional methods, drone inspections eliminate the need for scaffolding and ladders, ensuring safety and reducing costs. Learn more about building inspections in Perth.



Benefits of Drone Inspections for New Builds



Drone inspections significantly enhance safety on construction sites. Traditional methods often expose workers to hazardous conditions. Drones, however, can access high and hard-to-reach areas without risking human life. This technology minimises accidents and promotes a safer working environment.


More Comprehensive Report

Equipped with high-resolution cameras and sensors, drones capture detailed images and data of sections of a building that are not able to be accessed by a human for whatever reason. This allows for better decision-making and ensures that potential issues are identified early, preventing costly mistakes.


Cost Efficiency

Using drones for inspections reduces the need for scaffolding etc to be setup to inspect inaccessible areas of a building. This means savings are passed on to you, the customer, without compromising the quality of the inspection. It’s a win-win situation for both builders and buyers. Explore all building inspection services.




Why Perth is Embracing Drone Technology


WA Building Inspections is at the forefront of adopting drone technology. Our commitment to innovation and safety makes drone inspections a perfect fit. Builders in Perth recognise the value of delivering thorough and reliable assessments to their clients.


Residential Buyers

For residential buyers, knowing that your future home has been inspected top to bottom offers peace of mind. A construction drone inspection can provide a comprehensive view of the property, ensuring that every detail is checked. This means you can move into your new home with confidence, knowing it’s been thoroughly assessed.


Commercial Buyers

Commercial buyers also benefit significantly from a construction drone inspection. Detailed and accurate reports help in making informed decisions, whether you’re investing in a new property or maintaining an existing one. The ability to inspect large areas quickly and efficiently is particularly beneficial for commercial projects. Read about the advantages for commercial inspections.




The Construction Drone Inspection Process


Planning and Preparation

Before a drone inspection begins, careful planning and preparation are essential. This includes determining the areas to be inspected and setting up the drone with the necessary equipment. Get details on residential consruction inspection process.


Data Collection

During the inspection, the drone collects high-resolution images and data. These are then processed and analysed to provide a detailed report. The use of advanced software ensures that no detail is overlooked.



Once the data is analysed by our expert inspectors, a comprehensive report is generated. This report includes high-quality images and detailed findings, giving you a clear understanding of the property’s condition.



Our Final Say

Embracing drone technology in construction inspections offers numerous benefits for both residential and commercial buyers in Perth. Enhanced safety, improved accuracy, and cost efficiency make this an attractive option for ensuring the quality and integrity of your investment. Trust in the innovation of drone inspections to provide you with the peace of mind you deserve when purchasing or maintaining a property. Contact us for more information.



Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs)


What is a drone building inspection?

A drone building inspection uses unmanned aerial vehicles to survey and inspect properties. This method is safer, quicker, and more accurate than traditional inspections. Learn more about drone inspections.


How accurate are drone inspections?

Drone inspections are extremely accurate due to high-resolution cameras and advanced sensors. They can detect even the smallest defects in a property.


Are drone inspections cost-effective?

Yes, drone inspections are cost-effective because they reduce the need for extensive manpower and equipment such as needing to setup scaffolding to physically inspect a roof or the facade/exterior of multiple storey building for example. This efficiency translates into savings for customers.


What types of properties can be inspected using drones?

Drones can inspect all types of properties, including residential, commercial, and industrial buildings. They are versatile and can access hard-to-reach areas.


How do I schedule a drone inspection?

Scheduling a drone inspection in Perth is easy. Simply call us on 1300 236 363