NZ owned and operated

Stratford Building Inspections

Covering Stratford and surrounding areas. The team specialises in pre-purchase building inspections, pre-sale building inspections, methamphetamine testing and asbestos sampling.

Trent Manton

Trent Manton

Taranaki Builders Ltd
trading as Betta Inspect It


  • Industry Qualified Inspector
  • NZ Trade Certificate Carpentry

027 775 1822

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Building Consultancy Services

Like all our inspectors Trent can provide the full range of building inspections New Plymouth reports for his clients including: pre-purchase building inspections, pre-sale building inspections, Methamphetamine testing and Asbestos sampling.

“All our reports are produced electronically and accessed via an online link,” Trent explains. “We are able to complete them within hours of the site visit. They are written in plain English, include an easy-to-read summary, a traffic light “level of concern” rating system and lots of accompanying photographs.”

All of Betta’s home and building inspectors come to the role with a wealth of practical building experience and are easily able to explain any aspect of their inspections and resulting reports.

About Trent

Before coming on board as a Stratford house inspection reporter Trent was and still is a Licensed Building Practitioner. He has been part of the trade for 20 years now dating back to 1998, when he started as a hammer hand overseas. Now he has his own Construction Company and is mainly taking on smaller projects.

With diverse experience in the industry, Trent has a broad knowledge of building structures, which ables him to report indepth.

Trent still loves playing sport, and has a keen following of New Zealand representative teams.

Regions covered

New Plymouth
Fitzroy, Frankleigh Park, Lynmouth, Mangorei, Marfell, Merrilands,Moturoa, Spotswood, Vogeltown, Welbourn, Westown, Brooklands, Mokau, Inglewood, Waitara, Stratford

South Taranaki
Opunake, Manaia, Hawera, Eltham, Kakaramea, Patea, Waverley, Waitotara