Dangerous structures

5 07, 2020

Dangerous alteration to roof trusses

2020-07-28T06:32:08+10:00July 5th, 2020|Dangerous structures, Roof Problems|Comments Off on Dangerous alteration to roof trusses

Dangerous alteration to roof trusses. Dangerous alteration to roof trusses. Identified by Peter Weddell, owner operator of Qld Home Buyers Inspection Service.  Dangerous alteration to roof trusses. What were they thinking?  Cutting out the main supports of these roof trusses to fit this garage door could have proven dangerous, if not for advice from Peter [...]

2 07, 2020

Unsafe rotting decks

2020-07-29T06:41:21+10:00July 2nd, 2020|Dangerous structures, Deck & veranda problems|Comments Off on Unsafe rotting decks

Unsafe rotting decks. Unsafe rotting decks, identified by Peter weddell, owner/operator of Qld Home Buyers Inspection service Deck & dangers, extensive rot making this deck and its stairs unsafe! What is a deck? A timber platform for relaxing or entertaining guests on that is exposed to the weather. Generally built without a roof above. Potential [...]

2 07, 2020

Pergola in danger of collapsing

2020-07-29T06:45:39+10:00July 2nd, 2020|Dangerous structures|Comments Off on Pergola in danger of collapsing

Pergola in danger of collapsing, in Middle Park, a Western suburb of Brisbane Pergola in danger of collapsing, identified by Peter Weddell, owner/operator of Qld Home Buyers Inspection Service  This rotting pergola was located directly above a children's play area and could collapse at any time!   If it collapses it could potentially cause serious injury [...]

2 07, 2020

Illegal building structures-Brisbane

2020-08-05T06:31:35+10:00July 2nd, 2020|Dangerous structures, Illegal structures|Comments Off on Illegal building structures-Brisbane

Illegal building structures-Brisbane,  Illegal building structures-Brisbane, idetified by Peter Weddell, owner/operator of Qld Home Buyers Inspection Service.      This roof structure is sagging considerably due to undersized members also their spans being too wide. Apart from this serious problem it is also not properly secured for tying down. This may allow the structure to [...]

1 07, 2020

Potential collapsing of retaining walls

2020-07-19T13:52:20+10:00July 1st, 2020|Dangerous structures, Retaining wall problems|Comments Off on Potential collapsing of retaining walls

Potential collapsing of retaining walls, Potential collapsing of retaining walls, identified by Peter Weddell owner/operator of Qld Home Buyers Inspection Service. The height of this retaining wall is way beyond the manufacturers recommendations. This wall is deviating from movement. Further movement is highly likely which may cause it to collapse. This type of retaining walls [...]

1 07, 2020

Faults with roof trusses

2020-07-20T17:39:13+10:00July 1st, 2020|Dangerous structures, Roof Problems|Comments Off on Faults with roof trusses

Faults with roof trusses, in Mount Gravatt, a Southern suburb of Brisbane, Faults with roof trusses, identified in a building inspection by Peter Weddell, owner/operator of Qld Home Buyers Inspection Service. Separation of gang-nail plate and bottom chord, above the supporting roof beam. Separation of a gang-nail plate attached to junction of top and bottom [...]