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Cracks to 3 walls noted at building inspection

By |2018-12-06T03:17:25+00:00December 6th, 2018|Categories: examples|Tags: , |

Building movement indicators are something that our building inspector is looking for. During this building and pest inspection in Brisbane area our building inspector noted that there was different types of cracking to walls on three sides of the building. On further inspection it was the building inspectors opinion that there were soil movement issues, poor [...]

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What to look for when buying a Brisbane property

By |2018-12-05T06:51:36+00:00December 3rd, 2018|Categories: tips for clients|Tags: , , |

Less is best in most cases when viewing a property.  The more cluttered the property appears, the higher the level of maintenance, especially where mature trees or gardens appear to be encroaching onto the dwelling and limits access for the Brisbane building and pest inspectors. Developments in leafy green areas tend to require a higher, more [...]

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Building inspection Brisbane – handrail to stairs

By |2018-12-05T06:52:24+00:00November 20th, 2018|Categories: examples|Tags: , , |

Building inspection Brisbane at practical completion with handrail to steps At the building inspection in Brisbane of this new property at practical completion stage it was noted that a handrail had been installed to arrest a fall in the event of a slip and fall incident. When our Brisbane building inspector spoke with the supervisor [...]

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Practical Completion (PC Inspection) definition for new buildings

By |2018-12-06T03:20:06+00:00August 28th, 2015|Categories: tips for clients|Tags: , , |

Definition applicable to contracts entered into from 1 July 2015 is practical completion, for a domestic building contract, means the day when the subject work is completed- (a) in compliance with the contract, including all plans and specifications for the work and all statutory requirements applying to the work; and (b) without any defects or omissions, [...]

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