Illegal structures

2811, 2017

Misleading advertising

November 28th, 2017|Bathroom, Illegal structures, Misleading advertising, Movement, Non compliant, Unit problems|Comments Off on Misleading advertising

Misleading advertising of a unit. Problems identified in a recent building inspection in a northern suburb of Brisbane recently carried out by Peter Weddell, owner/operator of Qld Home Buyers Inspection Service.

This unit was advertised as having a self contained compliant unit below it. The seller and agent neglected to mention the following in their advertising.

Ceiling […]

905, 2017

Illegal structure

May 9th, 2017|Illegal structures|Comments Off on Illegal structure

Illegal structure identified in a recent building inspection carried out in the Wynnum area, an Eastern suburb of Brisbane, by Peter Weddell, owner/operator of Qld Home Buyers Inspection Service.

Fact is, that too many Illegal structures have been built in Queensland, this does not make it acceptable.

If ignored it can affect your resale also your insurer […]

2003, 2017

Vendor report

March 20th, 2017|Illegal structures, Vendor reports, Vendor Reports Problems|Comments Off on Vendor report

Vendor report. Problems identified in a recent building inspection in the Wilston area, a Northern suburb of Brisbane, carried out by Peter Weddell owner/operator of Qld Building Inspection Service:

The owner of this property decided to employ a inspector suggested by the selling agent, this is what the vendor report neglected to mention !

An illegal structure […]

509, 2016

Illegal structure consequences

September 5th, 2016|Dangerous structures, Disclosure importance, Illegal structures|Comments Off on Illegal structure consequences

Illegal structure consequences, identified in a recent building inspection carried out in the Eatons Hills area, a Northern suburb of Brisbane, by Peter Weddell, owner/operator of Qld Home Buyers Inspection Service:

Illegal structure consequences can affect you when considering reselling, do not forget this very important point!
This poorly built patio roof structure requires extensive rectification, so […]

108, 2016

Roof structure insufficient securing

August 1st, 2016|Illegal structures, New renovation problems|Comments Off on Roof structure insufficient securing

Roof structure insufficient securing, identified in a recent building inspection, carried out by Qld Home Buyers Inspection Service:

A recently inspected house in the Springfield lakes area with an inadequately secured patio roof structure.

Metal fascia’s are supported by brackets attached to tail ends of the house roof trusses. Therefore are not sufficient nor designed to support […]

2706, 2016

Illegal structure problems

June 27th, 2016|Beware of buying over internet!, Contract, Illegal structures|Comments Off on Illegal structure problems

Illegal structure problems identified in a recent building inspection, carried out by Qld Home Buyers Inspection Service:

    

As you can see in this photo the roof structure is sagging considerably due to undersized members also thier spans being too wide. Apart from this serious problem it is also not properly secured for tying down. This […]