Dry rot

2 01, 2020

Dry rot-Camp Hill

2020-02-23T08:19:16+10:00January 2nd, 2020|Dry rot|0 Comments

Dry rot-Camp Hill, an Eastern suburb of Brisbane, by Peter Weddell, owner/operator of  Qld Home Buyers Inspection Service: Condensation of water: Evaporation from water ponding is causing condensation of moisture to underside of sub-floor timber causing it to rot significantly. This usually happens over a long time period. Dry rot to timber of a sub-floor area. [...]

1 01, 2020

Dry rot & ventilation problems-Mount Gravatt

2020-02-29T09:26:34+10:00January 1st, 2020|Dry rot, Sub-floor ventilation|0 Comments

Dry rot & ventilation problems-Mount Gravatt, a southern suburb of Brisbane. Some recommendations by Peter Weddell, owner/operator of Qld Home Buyers Inspection Service. We go where others don't! Loose bricks sitting on soil below the sub-floor bearers without footings below them! Fungus Forming on the sub-floor timber structure and flooring due to insufficient ground clearance and [...]

1 01, 2020

Dry rot, rising damp, inadequate ventilation-Cannon Hill

2020-02-23T08:13:25+10:00January 1st, 2020|Dry rot, Rising Damp|Comments Off on Dry rot, rising damp, inadequate ventilation-Cannon Hill

Dry rot, rising damp, inadequate ventilation-Cannon Hill, an Eastern suburb of Brisbane, by Peter Weddell, owner/operator of Qld Home Buyers Inspection Service. Soil levels around the house were higher than the sub-floor level, allowing seepage and ponding of water. Mould is forming to the underside of flooring also to framing caused by inadequate sub-floor ventilation can [...]

1 01, 2020

Dry rot-Holland Park

2020-02-23T08:22:01+10:00January 1st, 2020|Dry rot|0 Comments

Dry rot-Holland Park, a Southern suburb of Brisbane Inspection carried out by Peter Weddell owner/operator of  Qld Home Buyers Inspection Service Significant rotting of the sub-floor structure and flooring is caused from seepage, pooling of  water also insufficient ventilation. Fungus is also forming to timber of this sub-floor area causing dry rot and deterioration. Also [...]