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Fix and Waterproofing Inspection Checklist
30 Jul 2020 / Philip Dunphy / Fixing Stage / Matthew Davis
Inspection score
50%
Failed items
3
Created actions
3
Client Name
Philip Dunphy
Subject Property
14 Pine St, Marrickville NSW 2204, Australia (-33.9086828, 151.1456221)
Builder
Maslow Corp
Inspection Date & Time

30th Jul, 2020

2:00 PM PST

Inspected By
Matthew Davis
Stage of Work
Fixing Stage
Inspection Notes
At the time of this inspection, we note the following; 1. The balcony waterproofing had not been done. 2. The garage ceiling had not been plastered.
Failed items
3
Inspection / Building Defect / Building Defect 1
Risk level
High Risk
Actions
To do
Rectify waterproofing holes in wet areas
Inspection / Building Defect / Building Defect 2
Risk level
High Risk
Actions
To do
Notify the builder in charge to install waterproof wall/floor junctions to all of the wet areas of this home as required by the NCC/BCA and the relevant Australian Standard - AS 3740
Inspection / Building Defect / Building Defect 3
Risk level
High Risk
Actions
To do
Notify builder to immediately place temporary downpipes fitted to the gutters, and the site drainage rectified to prevent further ponding of water against the footings
Actions
3
Inspection
3
3
50%
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Building Defect
50%
Building Defect / Building Defect 1
1
1
50%
Area or location
Other
Please specify
Wet areas
Defect type
Waterproofing Holes
Photo evidence
Photos
Defect description
These are numerous holes in the waterproofing membranes applied to the wet areas of this home, which will likely lead to water leaks and damage in the future.
Risk level
High Risk
Actions
To do
Rectify waterproofing holes in wet areas
Building Defect / Building Defect 2
1
1
50%
Area or location
Walls
Defect type
Waterproofing Extent
Photo evidence
Photos
Defect description
None of the wall/floor junctions or door openings throughout the wet area rooms of this home have been properly waterproofed as required by the BCA and the relevant Australian Standard - AS 3740, which will allow water to leak into the frame and cause possible future damage.
Risk level
High Risk
Actions
To do
Notify the builder in charge to install waterproof wall/floor junctions to all of the wet areas of this home as required by the NCC/BCA and the relevant Australian Standard - AS 3740
Building Defect / Building Defect 3
1
1
50%
Area or location
Roofing
Defect type
Site drainage
Photo evidence
Photos
Defect description
The downpipes have not been connected (temporary or otherwise) to the stormwater system throughout most of this build, which has directed water onto the ground adjacent to the footings and may be contributing to future slab heave issues. There have not been temporary downpipes fitted to the gutters of this house, which is directing water collected from the roof onto the ground immediately adjacent to the footings.
Risk level
High Risk
Actions
To do
Notify builder to immediately place temporary downpipes fitted to the gutters, and the site drainage rectified to prevent further ponding of water against the footings
Completion
Name & Signature of Inspector
Matthew Davis
30th Jul, 2020 10:18 PM PST
Name & Signature of Assigned Supervisor
George Halloway
30th Jul, 2020 10:18 PM PST
Media summary
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