Under size box gutter with insufficient width and depth, lack of relief holes also securing through lower section of the gutter. The roof is also too short, must have appropriate extension into the gutter. Sealant to the sheeting and flashing’s also rotting of the ceiling linings below indicate the gutter has leaked or overflowed consistently. […]
This is what damage leaking pool equipment can cause to brickwork. Although this is not likely to cause structural damage, it is not good, especially when trying to sell your house.
When having your pool equipment fitted by an expert, ensure that it is fitted at a reasonable from any brickwork to avoid this happening. If […]
Corrosion has occurred between the galvanized & zinc roof sheeting and flashing’s of this central suburb house, roof.
When replacing metal roof sheeting or flashing’s, always replace them with the same product to avoid corrosion between them, never a mixture, unless there is a gap between them.
As you can see in the photos the roof truss gang nails (securing’s that hold the truss together) are coming away from the timber members (chords). This is very Dangerous and could lead to collapse of the tiled roof at any time and cause serious injury or fatality to anyone below.
Fortunately for the owner the problem was […]
How would you be if your inspector did not get on the roof of this house. I’m sure you would want to know about the roof condition! This roof could not be accessed or assessed from the inside due to being a cathedral ceiling. Don’t be conned by inspectors that claim they can check out […]
Not a recommended method of roof construction. The gable overhang extends past the external wall forming the eaves. The reason for sagging is due to the offset of the outriggers, with the gable overhang being too great. A preferred method would have been with the first truss being lower so the outriggers could have extended […]