2 07, 2020

Converted garages-seepage and rising damp

2021-07-01T07:31:15+10:00July 2nd, 2020|Drainage problems, Garage conversions to living areas|Comments Off on Converted garages-seepage and rising damp

Converted garages-seepage and rising damp Converted garages-seepage and rising damp, identified by Peter Weddell, owner/operator of Qld Home Buyers Inspection Service and Queensland Building Inspection Service, QBIS. Evidence of rising damp causing the carpet to rot: Rising damp can also cause deterioration to timber Attract termites Cause health problems with inhabitants. Mould to surface [...]

2 07, 2020

Unlicensed inspectors mistakes

2021-07-01T07:37:00+10:00July 2nd, 2020|Drainage problems, Rising Damp, Unlicensed building-pest inspectors|Comments Off on Unlicensed inspectors mistakes

Unlicensed inspectors mistakes, proved to be costly Unlicensed inspectors mistakes. Identified by Peter Weddell, owner/operator of Qld Home Buyers Inspection Service and Queensland Building Inspection Service, QBIS. The following serious problems were not identified in a previous building inspectors report. Rusting flooring nails from seepage and rising damp. Seepage through a retaining walls and [...]

2 07, 2020

Flooding of an apartment garage

2021-06-29T16:45:53+10:00July 2nd, 2020|Drainage problems, Flooding & effects, Seepage, Unit problems|Comments Off on Flooding of an apartment garage

Garage of an apartment, flooding. Flooding of an apartment garage. Identified by Peter Weddell, owner/operator of Qld Home Buyers Inspection Service and Queensland Building Inspection Service, QBIS.  Inadequate drainage: The sub-floor level of this unit building was below the ground levels on all four sides also below the flood level in the area, making [...]

2 07, 2020

Drainage problems with a new house

2021-07-02T06:49:40+10:00July 2nd, 2020|Building design faults, Drainage problems, New house problems|Comments Off on Drainage problems with a new house

Drainage problems with a new house. Problems with drainage to a new house. Problems became a reality soon after the buyers shifted into this new house. After they were pre-warned, by Peter Weddell, owner/operator of Qld Home Buyers Inspection Service and Queensland Building Inspection Service, QBIS. Drainage issues: Paved area with less than 50 [...]

2 07, 2020

Drainage issues rusting of columns

2021-06-30T06:04:28+10:00July 2nd, 2020|Drainage problems, Rusting supporting columns|Comments Off on Drainage issues rusting of columns

Rusting of columns caused from issues with drainage Drainage issues rusting of columns. Identified by Peter Weddell, owner/operator of Qld Home Buyers Inspection Service and Queensland Building Inspection Service, QBIS. Ponding of water causing rust around the bases of these steel columns that are supporting this house. This has affected their structural ability in [...]

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