Leaking causing rot

611, 2017

Pre-sale report Case study 2

November 6th, 2017|Bathroom leaking, Beware of buying over internet!, Buying at auction problems, Fractured concrete stumps, Leaking causing rot, Pre-sale report, Rip-off, Roof Problems, Sagging ceiling linings, Tips for buyers, Tips for sellers|Comments Off on Pre-sale report Case study 2

Pre-sale report Case study 2, carried out by Peter Weddell owner/operator of Qld Home Buyers Inspection Service in the Coopers Plains area a Southern suburb of Brisbane.

Recently building inspection on a lowset timber house supported by concrete stumps in the eastern suburbs for an interstate owner that wanted to know the true condition of the […]

2908, 2016

Potential shower recess problem

August 29th, 2016|Bathroom, Leaking causing rot, New renovation problems|Comments Off on Potential shower recess problem

Potential shower recess problem, identified in a recent building inspection carried out in the Carina area, an Eastern suburb of Brisbane, by Peter Weddell, owner/operator of Qld Home Buyers Inspection Service:
Potential shower recess problem, due to recess for soap and other items within showers is not a good idea. This eventually allows seepage and rot to […]

2305, 2016

Dangers of buying over internet

May 23rd, 2016|Bathroom, Beware of buying over internet!, Deck & veranda problems, Importance of photos & access, Leaking causing rot, Movement, Roof Problems, Wiring|Comments Off on Dangers of buying over internet

Dangers of buying over internet. Significant problems identified in a recent building inspection, carried out by Qld Home Buyers Inspection Service:

A recent inspection of a property in the Ipswich area for an interstate buyer that had not seen the property apart from photos posted on the internet. Fortunately the client had the common sense not […]

2206, 2015

Rotting particleboard

June 22nd, 2015|Leaking causing rot, New house problems|Comments Off on Rotting particleboard

Rotting particleboard from leaking bathroom, identified in a recent building inspection carried out in the Albany Creek area, a Northern suburb of Brisbane, by Peter Weddell, owner/operator of Qld Home Buyers Inspection Service:

Here is a house that is approximately 7 years old. This shows why it is very poor building practice to fit particleboard and […]