2305, 2016

Dangers of buying over internet

May 23rd, 2016|Bathroom, Beware of buying over internet!, Deck & veranda problems, Importance of photos & access, Leaking causing rot, Movement, Roof Problems, Wiring|Comments Off on Dangers of buying over internet

Dangers of buying over internet. Significant problems identified in a recent building inspection, carried out by Qld Home Buyers Inspection Service:

A recent inspection of a property in the Ipswich area for an interstate buyer that had not seen the property apart from photos posted on the internet. Fortunately the client had the common sense not […]

2109, 2015

Perished wiring

September 21st, 2015|Wiring|Comments Off on Perished wiring

Perished wiring. Qld Home Buyers Inspection Service. Photo taken in 2005 but still very relevant. The old rubber wiring that is perishing. You can just see above this fuse box a new electrical wire that had been recently fitted, but the electrician left these obviously perished and potentially dangerous wires in place.

Fortunately nowadays these is rare […]

1409, 2015

Wiring fitted dangerously

September 14th, 2015|New house problems, Wiring|Comments Off on Wiring fitted dangerously

Wiring fitted dangerously, identified in a recent building inspection carried out in the Sunnybank area, a Southern suburb of Brisbane, by Peter Weddell, owner/operator of Qld Home Buyers Inspection Service.

Wiring fitted dangerously. New house with wiring to roof interior fitted over metal gang nails securings of the roof trusses. Very dangerous for anyone climbing in […]