2 07, 2020

Impractical house design trends

2021-08-15T17:55:59+10:00July 2nd, 2020|Building design faults, New house problems, Poor methods of construction|Comments Off on Impractical house design trends

Impractical house design trends Impractical house design trends to a relatively new house causing problems early in its life. QBIS. […]

2 07, 2020

New home with long term defects

2021-08-15T18:12:11+10:00July 2nd, 2020|Building design faults, New house problems|Comments Off on New home with long term defects

Long term defects to a new home. New home with long term defects. QBIS. Open deck seepage problem: Open balconies are most likely to give problems, no matter how well they are drained and water-proofed. Concealed drains are prone to blocking. Water-proofing is likely to crack over the long term from different rates of [...]

2 07, 2020

Defects to home from poor design

2021-08-15T18:15:52+10:00July 2nd, 2020|Building design faults, New house problems, Poor methods of construction|Comments Off on Defects to home from poor design

Poor design causing defects to a home. Defects to home from poor design. QBIS. Poor design causing issues with this dwelling: The exposed bearers have no protection from the weather. Securings to steel supporting columns with inadequate roof screws, where coach bolts were required. Implications: There is a high degree of risk from partial [...]

2 07, 2020

Impractical design of a new unit

2021-08-15T18:36:05+10:00July 2nd, 2020|Building design faults, New unit problems, Poor methods of construction|Comments Off on Impractical design of a new unit

New Unit and impractical design. Impractical design of a new unit. QBIS. With frequent severe weather conditions encountered in Queensland, combined with the following: Undersize surface drains. Insufficient height difference between paving levels and top of the living area slabs. Water entry is likely to occur to interior of this new unit in adverse [...]

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