Roof Problems

1704, 2017

Roof truss problems

April 17th, 2017|Roof Problems|Comments Off on Roof truss problems

Roof truss problems identified in a recent building inspection carried out in the Ferny Grove area, a       Northern suburb of Brisbane, by Peter Weddell, owner/operator of Qld Home Buyers Inspection Service.

These roof trusses are sagging considerably also with dislodged gang-nails (securings to joints between the web member and the top chord of […]

2702, 2017

Inadequate roof flashing

February 27th, 2017|Importance of photos & access, Roof Problems|Comments Off on Inadequate roof flashing

Inadequate roof flashing, identified in a recent building inspection carried out in the Springwood area, a Southern suburb of Brisbane, by Peter Weddell, owner/operator of Qld Home Buyers Inspection Service

Inadequate width roof flashing’s. Building inspectors not willing to gain access to the roof exterior would not be able to identify these problems. This can cost their […]

2002, 2017

Rusted Roof sheeting

February 20th, 2017|Importance of photos & access, Roof Problems|Comments Off on Rusted Roof sheeting

Rusted roof sheeting identified in a recent building inspection carried out in the Tarragindi area, a       Southern suburb of Brisbane, by Peter Weddell, owner/operator of Qld Home Buyers Inspection Service.

These photos show how important it is to employ someone trusted to check rusted roof sheeting like Peter Weddell for your Building Inspections, […]

2301, 2017

Roof leaking

January 23rd, 2017|Roof Problems|Comments Off on Roof leaking

Roof leaking identified in a recent building inspection carried out in the Bridgeman Downs area, a       Northern suburb of Brisbane, by Peter Weddell, owner/operator of Qld Home Buyers Inspection Service.

These are examples why you would use Peter Weddell for your next Building Inspection in Brisbane. Someone that is prepared to access the roof […]

201, 2017

Undersized box gutter

January 2nd, 2017|Guttering, Roof Problems|Comments Off on Undersized box gutter

Undersized box gutter identified in a recent building inspection, carried out by Qld Home Buyers Inspection Service:

Undersized box gutter with insufficient width and depth, lack of relief holes also securing through lower section of the gutter. The roof sheeting is also too short, must have appropriate extension into the gutter.

Sealant to the sheeting and flashing’s […]

1912, 2016

Galvanising-zinc corrosion

December 19th, 2016|Importance of photos & access, Roof Problems|Comments Off on Galvanising-zinc corrosion

Galvanising-zinc corrosion between roof sheeting and flashings, identified in a recent building inspection carried out in the Stafford area, a Northern suburb of Brisbane, by Peter Weddell, owner/operator of Qld Home Buyers Inspection Service:

Unfortunately galvanising-zinc corrosion is a common problem with DIY. In most cases due to the owner saving some money by replacing the […]