1311, 2017

Pre-sale report Case study 3

November 13th, 2017|Flooding, High-set vs 2 storey house, Old building falacies, Pre-sale report, Retaining wall problems, Rising Damp, Roof Problems, Rooms not suitable for habitation, Seepage, Tips for sellers, Unsuitable veranda floor|Comments Off on Pre-sale report Case study 3

Pre-sale report Case study 3, carried by Peter Weddell owner/operator of Qld Home Buyers Inspection Service on a house in Fig Tree Pocket, a south west suburb of Brisbane.

A recent pre-sale building inspection of a two storey brick veneer house in the western suburbs with serious seepage and rising damp problems also movement of retaining […]

1004, 2017


April 10th, 2017|Flooding, Importance of photos & access|Comments Off on Flooding-effects

Flooding-effects identified in a building inspection, carried out by Peter Weddell owner/operator of Qld Home Buyers Inspection Service:

There are different types of flooding, the main ones being what occurred in the 1800’s, 1974 and more recently in 2011 & 2013.

Most are unaware of local flooding that occurs much more often and possibly a number of […]

2504, 2016

Brisbane flood risk

April 25th, 2016|Flooding|Comments Off on Brisbane flood risk

Brisbane flood risk
Understand your flood risk

Brisbane’s subtropical climate means our city experiences severe weather events. Because our city is built on a floodplain this can result in flooding from a variety of sources, particularly during the summer storm season from November through to March. However, it is important to note flooding can occur […]