Is your concrete driveway up to the job? Read about Australian concrete driveway specifications here – is your driveway thick enough?
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Allotment, Ask the Inspector, Building Inspections

What are the Concrete Driveway Specifications in Australia?

Thinking of adding a new concrete driveway? Specifications in Australia apply. The National Construction Code 2019 and Australian Standard AS3600 regulate the construction of concrete structures on properties.  This includes the installation of pathways...

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Learn what the waterproofing bathroom standards are in Australia and what can be done to protect your home from a poor waterproof installation.
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Ask the Inspector, Building Inspection Tips, Building Inspections, House Interior Wet Areas

How Do You Know a Bathroom Meets Australian Waterproofing Standards?

Open Home Check: Signs the Bathroom Waterproofing Doesn’t Meet Australian Standards  A common recurring building defect reported by property owners in newly acquired or renovated homes is the waterproofing. Bathroom areas with insufficient waterproofing are...

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