2 07, 2020

Incorrect installation of bath-shower

2021-07-01T07:27:49+10:00July 2nd, 2020|Bathrooms leaking, Building design faults, Leaking showers, New renovation problems|Comments Off on Incorrect installation of bath-shower

Incorrect installation of bath-shower. Incorrect installation of bath-shower and how it can cause long term problems. Inspected by Peter Weddell, owner/operator of Qld Home Buyers Inspection Service and Queensland Building Inspection Service, QBIS. A bath that is not properly installed for the use of a shower above it. When installing a shower outlet above [...]

2 07, 2020

Rotting of untreated weatherboards

2021-07-01T07:13:43+10:00July 2nd, 2020|New renovation problems|Comments Off on Rotting of untreated weatherboards

Weatherboards rotting from being untreated, in Yeronga, a Southern suburb of Brisbane, Rotting of untreated weatherboards. Identified by Peter Weddell, owner/operator of  Qld Home Buyers Inspection Service and Queensland Building Inspection Service, QBIS. Although these photos of a newly renovated house in 2005 in Yeronga, a western suburbs of Brisbane. I thought it would [...]

2 07, 2020

Improper installation of bath-shower

2021-07-01T07:19:16+10:00July 2nd, 2020|New renovation problems|Comments Off on Improper installation of bath-shower

Improper installation of bath-shower, in Camp Hill, an Eastern suburb of Brisbane, Improper installation of bath-shower. Peter Weddell, owner/operator of Qld Home Buyers Inspection Service and Queensland Building Inspection Service, QBIS. Installation: This bath has not been properly installed for a shower outlet above it. Problems: A platform shelf has been created around the bath [...]

2 07, 2020

Inadequate securing of roof structure

2021-07-02T06:24:32+10:00July 2nd, 2020|Illegal structures, New renovation problems|Comments Off on Inadequate securing of roof structure

Inadequate securing of roof structure, Inadequate securing of roof structure. Identified in a building inspection, carried out by Peter Weddell, owner/operator of Qld Home Buyers Inspection Service and Queensland Building Inspection Service, QBIS. Risky & Dangerous: Rafters of this patio roof were secured to the metal fascia with pop rivets, this is potentially dangerous, [...]

2 07, 2020

Rusting columns from design fault

2021-07-02T06:33:50+10:00July 2nd, 2020|New renovation problems, Rusting supporting columns|Comments Off on Rusting columns from design fault

Rusting columns from design fault Rusting columns from design fault. Identified by Peter Weddell, owner/operator of Qld Home Buyers Inspection Service and Queensland Building Inspection Service, QBIS. Rusting column within slab to corner of a sub-floor extension. Problems with columns rusting from faulty design: Rust has occurred to columns within the slab edges. This [...]

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