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all about 16a Wayside

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Thermal Imaging was undertaken while onsite, to check around doors and windows, and scan the ceilings for any indications ...
There is no such thing as no maintenance home, and there is unlikely to be one developed in our lifetimes. So remember, ma...
home is not hiding any hidden moisture within the building envelope.. The cladding, is on a cavity system, which is the pr...
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Inspection 16a Wayside 16a Wayside Miramar Created  3 09 2015 Last Updated  5 09 2015 Prepared for  Vendors  155  93   2  ...
RESULT  SUMMARY 1.1 The house is not a leaky home   Pass  1.2 The house has not been a leaky home in the past   Pass  1.3 ...
survey. Thermal imaging of ceilings. Testing of attic space and basement if above indicative results indicate moisture iss...
1.17 A  1.17 A  1.21 A  1.21 A  1.21 A  1.22 A  1.22 A  1.22 A  EXTERNAL WALLS, EXTERNAL WINDOWS, EXTERNAL ENTRIES 2.1 Ent...
2.11 A  2.11 B  2.11 C  2.11 D  2.11 E  2.11 F  2.11 G  2.11 H  2.11 I ROOF   BALCONIES 3.1 Can roof be easily accessed  P...
3.13 Balcony penetrations are weather tight  Pass  3.2 A ENTRY   FOYER 4.1 Door is in good condition  Pass  4.2 Moisture l...
DINING ROOM 7.1 No evidence of water damage in the    oor, walls or ceiling  Pass  7.2 Any vinyl present is not cracked or...
9.13 Design of rooms allow moisture to easily escape  Pass  9.14 Tap ware in good condition  Pass  9.15 Shower rose in goo...
11.9 No water marks in ceiling  Pass  11.10 No evidence of prior water damage  Pass  11.11 No mould present No mould smell...
13.13 Moisture results from around the aluminium joinery indicate that some of the weep holes are blocked. If these are cl...
Appendix With commonly asked questions
Non Invasive Moisture Meter                       used for scanning timber and gib provides a relative reading only scans ...
      Condensation       Condensation occurs when moisture laden air is cooled to its dew point. At the dew point, surplus...
Dew Point      The dew point is the temperature at which the water vapor in a room, condenses into liquid water.       Moi...
Cavity System       battens between exterior cladding and building paper create a cavity that allows water to drain out of...
Can Thermal Cameras see through walls  1. No 2. They also do not detect moisture either. 3. They measure heat at a distanc...
How can Building Inspectors get it wrong  1.  By taking no environmental readings.  2. Without environmental readings you ...
Positive Pressure Ventilation Systems      Positive Input Ventilation  PIV  systems create fresh and healthy living enviro...
How can I lower the Relative Humidity  1. 2. 3. 4. 5. 6. 7.  Use a dehumidi   er. Use your HRV   DVS system. Use a Positiv...
How do you clean blocked weep holes  1. Get a cheap pipe cleaner, and wiggle in weep holes to unblock. Takes a bout 15 sec...
Can Thermal Cameras see through walls  1. No 2. They also do not detect moisture either. 3. They measure heat at a distanc...
Other inspectors walk on the roof and climb up in the attic, you didn   t, why not  1.  Roofs are built to last and perfor...
What   s the most important things to do to maintain a home        1. Ongoing regular maintenance. 2. Paint the home every...
Are weatherboards and brick a better cladding system  1. No better, no worse. 2. In a monoclad, if something is wrong, you...
How good is my insulations  1. Probably not as good as you hope. 2. Firstly batts slump over time reducing their effective...