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How to find and fix roof leaks

No one wants a leaky roof in their home. As such, you should know how to find and fix roof leaks as early as possible. If left unchecked, roof leaks can cause mould and rot throughout your house. They can also be an invitation for pests such…
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Qualifications building inspectors should have in QLD

Queensland has the toughest standards for building inspectors anywhere in Australia. Your Queensland building inspector should have a long list of qualifications and years of experience. Failure to have the right qualifications means that…
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Shoddy Workmanship Found During Building Inspection

Shoddy workmanship found during building inspections is an unfortunate reality of the industry. The Building Code of Australia requires that qualified builders to meet the certain standards for safety, health, sustainability and amenities…
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Cracking in houses, when do I need to worry?

Australia has been experiencing one of the worst droughts in history, causing more and bigger cracking in houses than has been seen previously. When you first notice a crack, it might not seem like much. Before too long, that annoying little…
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10 tips for spotting water damage when buying

When house hunting, looking out for water damage is essential. Water is the cause of many major household problems that can end up costing you thousands of dollars down the line. It's important to know the signs of water damage and what…
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5 Common Causes of Household Water Leakage

Moisture and water leakages are the reason behind many issues around the home. For this reason, you should know the most common causes of household water leakage. Water leakage causes rust on metal, creates mould and it causes wood to decay. At…
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Finding cracks around your property

Finding cracks around your home can be evidence of a serious problem. As such, you should be cautious if you've found cracks around your property. This blog will guide you through the causes of cracks, where they're commonly found and what…
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Water damage and how to avoid it

Water damage poses a major threat to any property. By allowing water build up and excess moisture in your home, you risk the safety and liveability of the home you love. Moisture attracts dangerous pests, such as cockroaches, silverfish and…
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5 Tips For Buying a Home In Logan

If you’re thinking about buying a home in Logan, you should know about our 5 tips that can help you make the right decision on your purchase. 1)     Be honest about what you can afford One of the worst things you can do is purchase a…
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The types of inspection reports

People can have many different reasons for wanting an inspection report. They may be buying, selling, renovating or concerned about an infestation or potential building fault. You should know exactly what inspection reports are available to…