Bathroom

2811, 2017

Misleading advertising

November 28th, 2017|Bathroom, Illegal structures, Misleading advertising, Movement, Non compliant, Unit problems|Comments Off on Misleading advertising

Misleading advertising of a unit. Problems identified in a recent building inspection in a northern suburb of Brisbane recently carried out by Peter Weddell, owner/operator of Qld Home Buyers Inspection Service.

This unit was advertised as having a self contained compliant unit below it. The seller and agent neglected to mention the following in their advertising.

Ceiling […]

708, 2017

MDF unsuitability

August 7th, 2017|Bathroom, Bathroom leaking, MDF|Comments Off on MDF unsuitability

MDF unsuitability, identified in a recent building inspection carried out by Peter Weddell owner/operator of Qld Home Buyers Inspection Service. In the Toowong area, a Western suburb of Brisbane

Here are fine examples of why MDF is not a suitable product to use where moisture is very likely to cause it to swell.

Damaged MDF skirting boards caused […]

602, 2017

Leaking bathroom

February 6th, 2017|Bathroom, Bathroom leaking|Comments Off on Leaking bathroom

Leaking bathroom identified in a recent building inspection carried out in the Bunya area, a Northern suburb of Brisbane, by Peter Weddell, owner/operator of Qld Home Buyers Inspection Service.

Trust no one other than Peter Weddell to check a leaking bathroom causing rot, for your Building Inspections Brisbane, QBIS

Rotting to bathroom floor of a house in the […]

310, 2016

Particleboard floor damage

October 3rd, 2016|Bathroom|Comments Off on Particleboard floor damage

Particleboard floor damage, from bathroom leaking, identified in a recent building inspection carried out in the Bunya area, a Northern suburb of Brisbane, by Peter Weddell, owner/operator of Qld Home Buyers Inspection Service:

Particleboard floor damage, from bathroom leak. These examples show why it is not a very good idea to use this product below wet […]

2908, 2016

Potential shower recess problem

August 29th, 2016|Bathroom, Leaking causing rot, New renovation problems|Comments Off on Potential shower recess problem

Potential shower recess problem, identified in a recent building inspection carried out in the Carina area, an Eastern suburb of Brisbane, by Peter Weddell, owner/operator of Qld Home Buyers Inspection Service:
Potential shower recess problem, due to recess for soap and other items within showers is not a good idea. This eventually allows seepage and rot to […]

2305, 2016

Dangers of buying over internet

May 23rd, 2016|Bathroom, Beware of buying over internet!, Deck & veranda problems, Importance of photos & access, Leaking causing rot, Movement, Roof Problems, Wiring|Comments Off on Dangers of buying over internet

Dangers of buying over internet. Significant problems identified in a recent building inspection, carried out by Qld Home Buyers Inspection Service:

A recent inspection of a property in the Ipswich area for an interstate buyer that had not seen the property apart from photos posted on the internet. Fortunately the client had the common sense not […]