Roof Problems

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 […]

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 […]

2310, 2017

Pre-sale report Case study 1

October 23rd, 2017|Beware of buying over internet!, Buying at auction problems, Movement, Old building falacies, Pre-sale report, Rip-off, Roof Problems, Sagging roofs, Stump Movement, Tips for buyers, Tips for sellers|Comments Off on Pre-sale report Case study 1

Pre-sale report Case study 1 of a house in Archerfield, a southern suburb of Brisbane, carried out by Peter Weddell owner/operator of Qld Home buyers Inspection Service.

Recent pre-sale building inspection of a house with concrete external and internal walls supported by concrete beams and piers in the southern suburbs for an interstate owner that had […]

1707, 2017

Inadequately supported Barap bolts

July 17th, 2017|Roof Problems|Comments Off on Inadequately supported Barap bolts

Inadequately supported Barap bolts, identified in a recent building inspection carried out by Peter Weddell owner/operator of Qld Home Buyers Inspection Service. In the Karana Downs area, a Western suburb of Brisbane.

Barap bolts were sometimes used in the construction of hand-cut pitched roofs where support off the internal walls was not achievable. They consisted of a […]

307, 2017

inadequate roof support

July 3rd, 2017|Roof Problems|Comments Off on inadequate roof support

Inadequate roof support, identified in a recent building inspection carried out by Peter Weddell owner/operator of Qld Home Buyers Inspection Service. In the Mount Gravatt area, a Southern suburb of Brisbane.

No supporting prop to end of an under-purlin (horizontal beam fitted to midway point between the external wall and peak of the roof).

Inadequate roof support. Joint […]

1906, 2017

Roof box gutter

June 19th, 2017|Roof Problems|Comments Off on Roof box gutter

Roof box gutter causing significant problems, identified in a recent building inspection carried out by Peter Weddell owner/operator of Qld Home Buyers Inspection Service. In the Chapel Hill area, a Western suburb of Brisbane.

Undersized and insufficient number of down-pipe outlets below this box gutter.

This is another fine example of why you should employ Peter Weddell for […]