Understated Inspection Reports

14 05, 2020

Dangerous and costly sellers report

2020-05-26T06:57:29+10:00May 14th, 2020|Before employing a building inspector, Costly "free" seller-vendor inspection reports, Understated Inspection Reports|Comments Off on Dangerous and costly sellers report

Dangerous and costly sellers report. Costly "free" report supplied by agent & seller: by Peter Weddell owner/operator of Qld Home Buyers Inspection Service, in a North West suburb of Brisbane. Significant rust: Columns supporting a three level 10 year old house were grossly understated in a report supplied to a prospective buyer. Potentially dangerous wiring! [...]

3 05, 2020

Stump and retaining wall movement

2020-06-11T06:15:19+10:00May 3rd, 2020|Retaining wall problems, Stump Movement, Understated Inspection Reports|Comments Off on Stump and retaining wall movement

Stump and retaining wall movement. Inspected by Peter Weddell, owner/operator of Qld Home Buyers Inspection Service. Considerable leaning of stumps: Movement of this sub-floor retaining wall (at street level) was causing the supporting stumps and the house to move sideways. Rectification and replacement cost will be high. Access to the sub-floor, retaining wall and stumps [...]

1 05, 2020

Sellers inaccurate building inspection reports

2020-06-01T06:14:38+10:00May 1st, 2020|Costly "free" seller-vendor inspection reports, High-set vs 2 storey house, Understated Inspection Reports|Comments Off on Sellers inaccurate building inspection reports

Sellers inaccurate building inspection reports, a Southern suburb of Brisbane Identified by Peter Weddell, owner/operator of Qld Home Buyers Inspection Service. Problems missed or severely understated by a building inspection service. The inspector was Acting on behalf of a seller and recommended by the agent. Considerable sagging to roof and ceiling: This roof was supported off [...]

1 05, 2020

Understated roof problems in Redbank

2020-07-01T06:14:50+10:00May 1st, 2020|Roof Problems, Understated Inspection Reports|Comments Off on Understated roof problems in Redbank

Understated roof problems in Redbank, a Southern suburb of Brisbane, by Peter Weddell, owner/operator of Qld Home Buyers Inspection Service. This roof of a two storey house, according to the selling agent was “passed” in a previous building inspection! Importance of photos: Armed with photos and a detailed report my client decided to terminate the contract [...]