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practical completion inspection

Bestwest Building Blog

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A load bearing hanging beam which no support. An inspection from the manhole (loft hatch) would not have identified this defect so make sure your inspector enters the roof space.

construction progress inspections

Bestwest Building Blog

CASE STUDY

There were dozens of BCA non compliance defects on this roof frame. Upon receipt of the Bestwest Building's report the Builder acknowledged the defects and rectified to satisfy the Building Code of Australia.

structural defects

Bestwest Building Blog

CASE STUDY

This isn't rocket science, a hanging beam is a structural member and clearly this has been compromised.

building inspections

Bestwest Building Blog

CASE STUDY

At a glance it's just a crack in the back of the garage. A closer review reveals much more and is a significant structural defect. Until [email protected] had carried inspected the property this damage had gone unnoticed. Don't leave it to chance, call Bestwest Building for all your Building Inspection requirements.

Building Inspection

Bestwest Building Blog

CASE STUDY

At a glance it's just a crack in the back of the garage. A closer review reveals much more and is a significant structural defect. Until [email protected] had carried inspected the property this damage had gone unnoticed. Don't leave it to chance, call Bestwest Building for all your Building Inspection requirements.

practical completion inspection

Bestwest Building Blog

CASE STUDY

A Practical Completion Inspection revealed this brickwork which should have been rendered. Not visible from ground level but all part of the inspection process for Bestwest Building.

Termite infestation - structural defects

Bestwest Building Blog

CASE STUDY

Do all Building Inspectors review the roof frame! Bestwest Building do and are able to provide a detailed explanation to the defect in this photo!

Termite Mud in Plaster?

Have you ever seen a termite lead coming through a plastered wall? This is a rare thing to see however it definitely...

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spider infestation

How To Minimise Your Risk Of A Spider Infestation

If you asked most people to write a list of things that they didn’t want to invade their home, spiders would surely...

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Serious Issue found on Roof Cover!

Bestwest Building were recently carrying out a Construction Progress Inspection at brickwork & roof frame stage when Mark found a serious issue...

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Amazing Termite Find!

Joel was carrying out a Pre-Purchase Timber pest inspection recently and spotted this tiny amount of termite mud on top of this...

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Major Structural Defect on 15 year old home!

A bit of an unexpected defect on a 15 year old home! In our experience it is not normal to see structural...

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rodent control

3 Simple Tips For Avoiding A Rat & Mice Infestation In Your Home

There are few things as unpleasant as dealing with rats and mice invading your home. If this is a problem for you,...

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Buyer Beware! Ceiling sag is NOT Structural!

We have posted about this topic before but this issue comes up every week and yourself as a potential buyer must know...

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Truss Roof Structural Defect!

Truss roof major structural defect! This is the first time we have had a major structural defect on a timber truss roof!...

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Significant Ceiling Sag!

The WORST ceiling sag we have ever seen! During a recent inspection on a home in Wembley, we found this extreme ceiling...

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building inspection

Building Inspector Checklist: What To Look For In A Quality Building Inspector

We’re sure you’ve all heard the saying about not judging a book by it’s cover. Well, when it comes to one of...

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