New unit problems

2205, 2017

Seepage through balcony slabs above units

May 22nd, 2017|Importance of photos & access, New unit problems, Unit problems|Comments Off on Seepage through balcony slabs above units

Seepage through balcony slabs above units identified in a recent building inspection carried out in the Coorparoo area, an Eastern suburb of Brisbane, by Peter Weddell, owner/operator of Qld Home Buyers Inspection Service.

Seepage has occurred through the balcony slabs above these units to ceilings of the unit interiors below them from lack of appropriate water-proofing […]

1210, 2015

Unit movement

October 12th, 2015|Importance of photos & access, Movement, New unit problems, Unit problems|Comments Off on Unit movement

Unit movement, identified in a recent building inspection carried out in the Wavell Heights  area, a Northern suburb of Brisbane, by Peter Weddell, owner/operator of Qld Home Buyers Inspection Service:

Photos of partition fire wall between the units of a relatively newly built complex.
Unit movement. This movement would not have been picked up by anyone not […]

106, 2015

Problems found with new units

June 1st, 2015|New unit problems|0 Comments

Problems found with new units. These photos show the importance of your inspector accessing common property around a unit complex (where possible without entering private property). Also the importance of photos to avoid arguments from others that may have a vested interest in a sale.

Above photo: New unit, that has never been occupied. No flashing or […]

2910, 2014

Roof leak-new unit

October 29th, 2014|New unit problems|0 Comments

Roof leak-new unit, in a recent building inspection carried out in the Bulimba area, an Eastern suburb of Brisbane, by Peter Weddell, owner/operator of Qld Home Buyers Inspection Service.

Roof leak-new unit. As you can see by the photos a considerable amount of silicone has been applied to this relatively new roof above a unit in Bulimba […]