Building fallacies

5 01, 2020

Roof structure danger-Oxley

2020-03-04T05:23:53+10:00January 5th, 2020|Building fallacies, Roof Problems|Comments Off on Roof structure danger-Oxley

Roof structure danger-Oxley, a Southern suburb of Brisbane. Building inspection carried out by Peter Weddell owner/operator of Qld Home Buyers Inspection service. This roof is supported off an undersized ceiling beam, which is also causing sagging of the ceiling joists below. This is a common fault with roof structures of many older homes. Considerable sagging [...]

2 01, 2020

Old building fallacy-Coorparoo

2020-03-04T06:13:12+10:00January 2nd, 2020|Building fallacies, Roof Problems|Comments Off on Old building fallacy-Coorparoo

Old building fallacy-Coorparoo, a Southern suburb of Brisbane. "They don't build them like they used too" a dangerous excuse for problems in old buildings Inspected by Peter Weddell, owner/operator of Qld Home Buyers Inspection Service: Typical construction for tiled roof's of houses built in and about the 1950's. The above photo shows a poorly constructed and [...]