Roof leaking

2 07, 2020

Leaking roof causing damage

2020-08-05T17:57:04+10:00July 2nd, 2020|Roof leaking, Roof Problems|Comments Off on Leaking roof causing damage

Leaking roof causing damage, in Westlake, a western suburb of Brisbane Leaking roof causing damage. Identified by Peter Weddell owner/operator of Qld Home Buyers Inspection Service. The majority of building owners do not realize that almost every roof of any type of building will leak in places at some stages. This often occurs from differing [...]

2 07, 2020

Causes of roof leaks

2020-07-28T16:47:31+10:00July 2nd, 2020|Roof leaking, Roof Problems|Comments Off on Causes of roof leaks

Causes of roof leaks, Causes of roof leaks. Courtesy of Peter Weddell, owner operator of Qld Home buyers Inspection service. Roof valley's. Location of a roof, where the pitch changes direction. Roof vent (mechanical): Spinning roof vents are known for leaking and will not operate any more effectively than a fixed vent. The eaves must [...]

2 07, 2020

Common locations for roofs to leak

2020-08-08T17:28:31+10:00July 2nd, 2020|Roof leaking|Comments Off on Common locations for roofs to leak

Roof leaking common locations. Common locations for roofs to leak. Paint peeling to this eave lining is caused by consistent leaking from the roof also from the gutters overflowing. Gutter design fault: This gutter has overflowed at its back side. This is often due to the back edge being lower than the front causing water [...]

1 07, 2020

Concealed boxgutter causing defects

2020-08-12T07:02:35+10:00July 1st, 2020|Roof leaking, Roof Problems|Comments Off on Concealed boxgutter causing defects

Boxgutter causing defects, in Chapel Hill a Western suburb of Brisbane. Concealed boxgutter causing defects. Identified by Peter Weddell owner/operator of Qld Home Buyers Inspection Service.  Undersized and insufficient number of down-pipe outlets, below this box gutter. Movement caused by box gutter problems Concealed boxgutter causing defects. Important points: Replacing the concealed boxgutter would be very [...]

1 07, 2020

Importance of roof maintenance

2020-07-23T05:56:13+10:00July 1st, 2020|Roof leaking, Roof Problems|Comments Off on Importance of roof maintenance

Importance of roof maintenance. Importance of roof maintenance. Courtesy of Peter Weddell owner/operator of Qld Home Buyers Inspection Service Lead flashing to this split level section of a roof covers the tiles sufficiently. But the side laps do not have enough cover which is causing leaking in this location. Close observation to the lap of [...]

1 07, 2020

Roof leaking points-Brisbane

2020-07-20T05:55:27+10:00July 1st, 2020|Roof leaking, Roof Problems|Comments Off on Roof leaking points-Brisbane

Roof leaking points-Brisbane. Roof leaking points-Brisbane. Courtesy of Peter Weddell, owner/operator of Qld Home Buyers Inspection service. Problem: Sealant to sides of this roof vent indicates leaking has occurred around it. Rectification: Fit a wider flashing around the vent to ensure water tightness. Roof vent: Problem: The vanes allow direct water entry to interior of [...]