1 07, 2021

Retaining wall and stump movement

2021-08-27T19:07:08+10:00July 1st, 2021|Retaining wall problems, Stump Movement, Understated Inspection Reports|Comments Off on Retaining wall and stump movement

Stumps leaning from retaining wall movement. Pressure from retaining wall and stump movement. QBIS. This serious problem was also causing the house to move. Access to replace the retaining wall and stumps was not possible to achieve using machinary because of limited access and no boundary clearance because of the building age. Considerable [...]

1 07, 2021

Non-legal living rooms

2021-09-15T16:54:27+10:00July 1st, 2021|Rooms not suitable for habitation|Comments Off on Non-legal living rooms

Misleading advertising of Granny flat not suitable for living use. Non-legal living rooms. Ceiling height of sub-floor granny flat was 250mm below building code requirement of 2.4metres for a habitable area. The prospective buyer was mislead into believing he could rent out a non-legal living area to help pay off the mortgage. Without spending [...]

1 07, 2021

Stump movement and alternatives

2021-09-25T19:26:45+10:00July 1st, 2021|Stump Movement|Comments Off on Stump movement and alternatives

Stump movement and alternatives. Alternatives to stumps that have moved also causes of movement. Packing is often fitted to tops of stumps from movement (since original construction) or incorrect fitting of the stumps. The latter is very unlikely with a house built in the particular era. Neither are good practice. QBIS. Two things [...]

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