2 07, 2020

Sub-floor components

2021-07-17T16:14:34+10:00July 2nd, 2020|Building structure illustrations, Building Terminology, Sub-floor structure components, Useful information|Comments Off on Sub-floor components

Sub-floor components. Sub-floor components. Courtesy of Peter Weddell, owner/operator of Qld Home Buyers Inspection Service and Queensland Building Inspection Service, QBIS. Helping non-builders gain a better understanding of how timber framed houses are supported and structured. Typical sub-floor construction of a high-set timber house. Split level: Split level section a sub-floor structure. The sub-floor [...]

2 07, 2020

Roof parts and their location

2021-07-17T16:16:11+10:00July 2nd, 2020|Building structure illustrations, Roof structure components, Useful information|Comments Off on Roof parts and their location

Learn about roof parts and their Location. Roof parts and their locations. Courtesy of Peter Weddell, owner/operator of Qld Home Buyers Inspection Service and Queensland Building Inspection Service, QBIS. Older roof construction showing locations of its parts Photo of a hand cut conventional pitched roof with its components. Problems with roof structure shown in [...]

3 05, 2020

Building Terminology

2021-07-04T08:52:04+10:00May 3rd, 2020|Building structure illustrations, Building Terminology, Roof structure components, Sub-floor structure components, Useful information|Comments Off on Building Terminology

Common terminology used in the building industry. Building terminology. Courtesy of Peter Weddell, owner/operator of Qld Home Buyers Inspection Service and Queensland Building Inspection Service, QBIS. AC (asbestos cement): A product manufactured from cement and asbestos fibers, commonly used in the building industry before the early 1980's mainly in the form of sheeting. No longer [...]

2 03, 2020

Queenslander house and its components

2021-07-04T08:56:55+10:00March 2nd, 2020|Building structure illustrations, Queenslander frame components|Comments Off on Queenslander house and its components

Queenslander house components and their locations. Illustration of a Queenslander house and its components. To help you gain a better understanding of how they were constructed. Courtesy of Peter Weddell, owner/operator of Qld Home Buyers Inspection Service and Queensland Building Inspection Service, QBIS. This method of house construction was unique to Queensland and parts [...]

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