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Smoke Alarm fire safety requirements Queensland

By |July 18th, 2018|Categories: tips for clients|

Since the 1st of July 2007 smoke alarms have been mandatory for all houses & units in Queensland & are required on every level of the building. In all new dwellings, smoke alarms must be [...]

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Concrete Stumps supporting the house are leaning

By |October 18th, 2017|Categories: examples|

A number of concrete stumps in the subfloor of this building were noted to be leaning and spalling during the pre-purchase inspection of this property in Brisbane. Spalling is when the concrete is pitted and [...]

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Building inspection in Brisbane with poorly repaired roof rafters

By |September 7th, 2017|Categories: examples|

Poorly repaired rafters were noted in the roof void whilst conducting the building inspections in Brisbane area. Our building inspector did determine that the damage and subsequent repair was conducted after the frame stage was [...]

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Building and pest inspection Brisbane reveals termite mound in robe

By |September 5th, 2017|Categories: examples|Tags: |

Our Brisbane building and pest inspectors found that the termite infestation of this low set building was to the extent that they had moved into the wardrobe in the spare room. The owner advised that [...]

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Termite mound in the roof restricts access for building inspection

By |August 24th, 2017|Categories: examples|Tags: , |

The building and pest inspectors had trouble gaining access to the roof void of this property due to a large termite mound partially covering the man hole during the pre purchase building inspection. If the [...]

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Water tank installed on the council sewer main I.O

By |June 12th, 2017|Categories: examples|

The Logan build and pest inspection revealed that the water tank has been illegally installed over the council sewer main and is sitting on the inspection opening. In the event that an inspection is required [...]

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New Building inspection Ipswich with good roofing

By |May 11th, 2017|Categories: New building examples|

The inspections of roofs includes straightness of lines and fit and finish that meets industry standards. This is one of the new buildings inspected in Ipswich at practical completion stage and is a good example [...]

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New building inspection with wavy roofing sheeting at the valley gutter

By |May 11th, 2017|Categories: New building examples|

A new building inspection at Ipswich for the practical completion stage inspection this year revealed, amongst other things, a poor wavy line of the Colourbond roofing sheets at the valley gutters. When questioned about this [...]

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New building fence failure with non durable timbers

By |March 6th, 2017|Categories: New building examples|

Defective timbers used and poor installation has caused the palings to lift prematurely in this building inspection in Logan. For durable timbers a life expectancy is between 15 to 40 years. For non durable timbers [...]

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