Roof structure components

2 01, 2020

Sub-floor structure components

2020-03-05T07:24:21+10:00January 2nd, 2020|Building Terminology, Roof structure components, Sub-floor structure components, Useful information|Comments Off on Sub-floor structure components

Sub-floor structure components, courtesy of Peter Weddell owner/operator of Qld Home Buyers Inspection Service. Images showing components that form a sub-floor structure. Helping non-builders gain a better understanding of how timber framed houses are supported and structured. Sub-floor: Typical sub-floor construction of a high-set timber house in the Ferny Hills area, a Northern suburb of [...]

1 11, 2019

Roof structure components

2020-01-17T15:32:22+10:00November 1st, 2019|Building Terminology, Roof structure components, Sub-floor structure components, Useful information|Comments Off on Roof structure components

Roof structure components. Examples of roof structure components. To help anyone gain a better understanding of roof construction and the correct terminology. Courtesy of Peter Weddell, owner/operator of Qld Home Buyers Inspection Service. Older roof construction: Photo of a hand cut conventional pitched roof with its components. Problems with roof structure shown in the above photo: [...]

1 11, 2019

Building Terminology

2020-01-17T15:38:03+10:00November 1st, 2019|Building Terminology, Roof structure components, Sub-floor structure components, Useful information|Comments Off on Building Terminology

Building Terminology. Courtesy of Peter Weddell owner/operator of Qld Home Buyers Inspection Service. AC (asbestos cement): A product manufactured from cement and asbestos fibers, commonly used in the building industry before the early 1980's mainly in the form of sheeting. No longer used because of its asbestos content. Anchor-bolt: A bolt attached to the stumps and bearers [...]