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1 d1 dHartsHarts posted:
Has anyone rectified slab heave successfully

My goodness,130mm,154mm,
It's like the next shonk builder is trying to raise you,it would be good to know what percentage of waffle slabs get slab problems compared to
Raft slabs,stumps, etc,from what…

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2 d2 dHartsHarts posted:
Has anyone rectified slab heave successfully

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Hi Alina
Sounds like you have had success with fixing slab heave. How out of level was your slab and what damage was it causing to your home.
My home…

2 d2 dHartsHarts posted:
Slab heave on house we built in 2010. What next?

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Warranties are not worth the paper they are written on. I have been on the blame game merry-go-round for 7 years. Everyone blaming everyone else including blaming the…

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11 d11 dHartsHarts posted:
Trees on Common Area causing slab heave

The blame game. Always the home owners fault. 2 Engineers blamed trees for my 154mm out of level slab. I investigated further getting a full plumbing inspection. Sanitary pipe apart…

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29 d29 dHartsHarts posted:
H Slab - Screw Piles

Welcome to the forum Mark and it is proper that you have upfront declared interest in the companies where you work. That is a decent approach and I for one…

1 month1 monthHartsHarts posted:
The Bl*me Game

Unfortunately I am out of my warranty period, but I’ve been on the merry-go-round with the builder, engineers, government agencies and lawyers.
I would like to go further and hire…

1 month1 monthHartsHarts posted:
The Bl*me Game

Thanks Lisa,
I’m hoping they also find a cause for you. If they do you will have Plumbers Insurance on your side and David who can step you through it. Keep…

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1 month1 monthHartsHarts posted:
The Bl*me Game

*The post wouldn't allow me to write the word blame in the title.
Since 2012 I have had increasing structural problems, the only thing that is maintaining my sanity (or…

2 months2 monthsHartsHarts posted:
Another defective house story

With so many Standards, Codes, State and local government differences and top that off with self-certification, no wonder the building industry is failing.

2 months2 monthsHartsHarts posted:
Another defective house story

SaveH2O, I totally agree with the fines etc. Until this happens, non-compliant work will continue and houses will suffer. The consumer is the one that ends up paying. All they…

2 months2 monthsHartsHarts posted:
Another defective house story

The saga continues. The 4 plumbers who each completed their separate plumbing works all completed non compliant work. Self-certification is a joke. They will all receive notices to return to…

3 months3 monthsHartsHarts posted:
Rainwater tank/Stormwater

I have a slimline tank (as part of 6 Star Energy rating). Installed is a Davey Rainbank (Silver Series SJ 35-04-0). I have Builder certification that rainwater tank connected to…

3 months3 monthsHartsHarts posted:
Another defective house story

I’ve been informed to get a quote from either a Quantity Surveyor or builder for a knock down rebuild of my home. Also informed I could get a quote from…

3 months3 monthsHartsHarts posted:
Builders Collective petitioning for a Royal Commission

So they are listening?? Let’s see what the outcome is.
Also, maybe they could also fund the demolition and rebuilding of my home due to extensive structural damage due…

4 months4 monthsHartsHarts posted:
Another defective house story

Thanks Save H2O for advice. Block was classified E and the statement on the site investigation report stated, “No existing vegetation on this or adjoining allotments within influence distance.”
A large…

5 months5 monthsHartsHarts posted:
Another defective house story

If a large tree or a couple of trees in the same area are removed from the block on extremely reactive clay soils before house is built, what is sufficient…

5 months5 monthsHartsHarts posted:
Another defective house story

Thanks Tim65, I'm hoping he does turn up with his 'expert' evidence and then VCAT can see that it was collusion with the Loss Adjuster and Insurance Company. It…

5 months5 monthsHartsHarts posted:
Another defective house story

Thank you for the links.
I have the evidence builder's insurance Engineer provided a deceptive and misleading report, so hopefully we will not be eaten alive at VCAT.
- he wrote 3…

5 months5 monthsHartsHarts posted:
Another defective house story

Insurer sends out an engineer who falsified his report. Insurer claims, builder not liable for the structural damage to my home and grossly defective slab.
Regarding the engineers false report,…

5 months5 monthsHartsHarts posted:
Builders Warranty Victoria

You can only claim on Builders Warranty insurance if the builder dies, goes bankrupt or disappears.
I would question why he is offering you $18k, sounds like he is aware that…

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6 months6 monthsHartsHarts posted:
Another defective house story

Thank you for the advice, I was able to download from the NCC website.

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