Building construction fault to Yeronga Unit Complex.

by Peter Weddell, owner/operator of Qld Home Buyers Inspection Service and Queensland Building Inspection Service, QBIS.

Footing problem

Poor construction:

Here are photos of what an unprofessional construction looks like. Since the building was constructed the soil has eroded away exposing the lack of proper support below the footings and slab edge, also shown in the proceeding photos.

Footing problem

Soil erosion:

Close-up of soil erosion, below the slab edge showing lack of support.

If left unattended, this can develop into a major costly problem from movement.

Footing problem

Insufficient footing support:

Corner of the building without proper foundation support.

Footing problem

Soil erosion:

More erosion of soil exposing the slab edge without support below it.

Building construction fault to Yeronga Unit Complex. Important point:

These are classic examples showing how important it is for your Building inspector to access the exterior of a unit block (where possible). Otherwise a cheap inspection will quickly turn into an expensive one !

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