Dangerous electrical wiring

1 01, 2020

unprofessionally fitted electrical wiring

2020-01-19T09:48:51+10:00January 1st, 2020|Dangerous electrical wiring|Comments Off on unprofessionally fitted electrical wiring

Unprofessionally fitted electrical wiring, in the Paddington area, an inner suburb of Brisbane Carried out by Peter Weddell owner/operator of Qld Home Buyers Inspection Service.  Potential dangers: None of the electrical wires fitted to the sub-floor area of this 10 year old building were properly secured. The wiring (if damaged) is a potential danger to [...]

1 01, 2020

Perished wiring

2020-01-19T09:44:15+10:00January 1st, 2020|Dangerous electrical wiring, Electrical faults|Comments Off on Perished wiring

Perished wiring. Although the first two photos were taken in 2005 by Peter Weddell in the Mitchelton area, a Northern Suburb of Brisbane,  they are still relevant. Important: You can just see above this fuse box a new electrical wire that had been recently fitted, but the electrician left these obviously perished and potentially dangerous [...]

1 01, 2020

Dangers of buying over the internet

2020-01-24T15:54:49+10:00January 1st, 2020|Dangerous electrical wiring, Dangers of buying property over the internet!, Deck & veranda problems, Electrical faults, Movement|Comments Off on Dangers of buying over the internet

Dangers of buying over the internet. Extensive and significant problems identified in a building inspection, carried out by Peter Weddell, owner/operator of Qld Home Buyers Inspection Service. 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 [...]

1 01, 2020

Vermin damaged electrical wiring

2020-01-19T09:46:27+10:00January 1st, 2020|Dangerous electrical wiring, Electrical faults|Comments Off on Vermin damaged electrical wiring

Vermin damaged electrical wiring, in the Eatons Hill area, a Northern suburb of Brisbane, by Peter Weddell owner/operator of Qld Home Buyers Inspection Service.  These photos show damage caused by vermin to some electrical wiring and down-light fittings in the roof of a relatively new house. In most cases this potentially dangerous problem can be [...]

1 01, 2020

Dangerously fitted electrical wiring

2020-01-19T09:55:11+10:00January 1st, 2020|Dangerous electrical wiring, Electrical faults, New house problems|Comments Off on Dangerously fitted electrical wiring

Dangerously fitted electrical wiring, in the Sunnybank area, a Southern suburb of Brisbane, by Peter Weddell, owner/operator of Qld Home Buyers Inspection Service. Wiring fitted dangerously: New house with wiring to roof interior fitted over metal gang nails securing's of the roof trusses. Very dangerous for anyone accessing the interior of a roof. Re-routing of [...]