Building Inspections Goolwa

 

One of the real gems of South Australia is its beautiful coastal landscape. Something that the residents of Goolwa are no stranger to. Amongst the rugged coastlines, the town is filled with a mix of heritage homes and beach shacks, giving the feeling of a seaside holiday destination only 80 km south of Adelaide. So there’s no wonder more, and more people are a looking to snap up their own piece of coastal paradise.

 

However, due to its coastal location, the area is exposed to heavy winds. This can, in turn, have unfavourable effects on your home’s exterior, including the properties roofing integrity. Making a choice to employ a building inspector in Goolwa can assist you in choosing a structurally sound home, helping you save money in the long run.

 

Roofing Structure

 

With the ocean a stone’s throw away, the home’s situated in the town of Goolwa are often exposed to extreme weather conditions, exceptionally strong winds throughout the colder months.

 

Strong winds have the ability to affect the structural integrity of your home’s roof.  Your roof is the highest part of your home and therefore catches the brunt of wind forces. Your home’s roof needs to be strong in order to provide you and your family with the best protection possible.  

 

Detail Building Inspections will assist you to identify any forms of erosion or structural difficulties your home may be prone to allowing you to make the most informed decision when purchasing your home.

 

Why Goolwa?

 

A historic port located at the Mouth of the River Murray, Goolwa is now considered to be an upmarket holiday resort and residential area for the people of Adelaide. Only an hour’s drive from Adelaide’s CBD makes it the perfect place to reside if you’re looking for a home location that feels like a holiday all year round.

 

In 1987 the town was declared a State Heritage area. This is reflected in a large number of beautifully presented heritage building which offers residents and visitors insights into the workings of one of Australia’s most significant inland ports.

 

The town’s picturesque scenery brings with it an abundance of attractions. Take a ride on the famous Cockle Train, do some morning dolphin spotting on one of the many barges, or go for a leisurely cruise along the Mouth of the Murray and the Coorong.

 

Cockle Train

 

The Goolwa Cockle Train is a historic steam train that travels along the oldest steel-railed railway in Australia dating back to 1887. First established to provide a convenient link between and the ocean wharfs at Port Elliot and Victor Harbour.

 

The perfect way to spend your Sunday afternoon. Exploring the beauty that nearby towns have to offer. Why not enjoy an infamous pie from the Port Elliot bakery before taking the scenic trip home?

 

At Detail Building Inspections, we proudly service South Australians, including Goolwa residents, to ensure that they are making the most informed purchasing decision. If you’re looking for the best in the business, give the Detail Building Inspections team a call today!