Defects in the spotlight: DECKS!

Defects in the spotlight: DECKS!

Don’t dodge the deck. Statistics show that more decks and balconies collapse in the summer than during the rest of the year combined. With BBQ and party season just around the corner, it’s a good idea to make sure your decking is in good order for the summer. What to look out for?

Author: JBI Admin

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Found The Dream Home But The Auction Is This Weekend? 10 Things To Consider.


Have you or your client found their dream home but the auction is this weekend? During the current housing market, you have to be quick off the mark to secure the right property, but you still have to be very careful in making sure, it’s safe and secure, and worth the price. Before you make the Purchase here are 10 things to consider about Pre-Purchase reports.

Author: Chris Cordony

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Want a Stress Free Sale for Your Home? Pre-Sale Vendor Reports.The Benefits!


Pre-Sale Reports for vendors have become an effective and efficient way for home owners to maximise the sale of their properties. Pre-Sale Building Reports are prepared specifically by an independent and qualified licensed building inspector for the vendor to understand the true condition of the property and attend to any problems in advance. Plus...Quick maintenance checklist for inspections and sales

Author: Chris Cordony

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Water Damaged Ceilings


When water staining is detected to ceiling or wall linings during a standard visual building inspection, the first places to check are the Intersections of the roofing material, degraded roofing material such as broken tiles or rusted/ missing roof sheets and the flashings/ gutters. It should then follow up with an inspection of the roof interior to track the leaks.

Author: JBI Admin

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Deck Collapse


Summer is the season for dinners or parties where a crowd of people gather on a balcony for a drink or a barbeque, but an unsafe balcony collapsing because of the sheer weight of the number of people is a serious risk.

Author: JBI Admin

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