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Strata Building Defects Feature Articles
Paul Evans, President – Australian Institute of Waterproofing (AIW)
Why is my balcony leaking? This article looks at reasons your balcony may be leaking and some successful remedial waterproofing systems to solve your leaking balcony problems.
Allison Benson, Kerin Benson Lawyers
The cause of the building defects crisis is multifaceted. Why building defects are important is much simpler. It comes down to demographics.
Most Recent Strata Building Defects Articles
- NSW: Cladding and the Warranty Period – How Can You Minimise Your Risk? - Your strata scheme can mitigate and minimize cladding risk by implementing by-law restrictions prohibiting the use of barbecues and smoking on balconies and other potential fire hazards such as gas lamps and other highly flammable materials, for example, artificial plants etc.
- NAT: What role does strata play in addressing any faults in your apartment? - When it comes to addressing faults - both big and small - strata plays an important role, and will be a key point of contact for anyone who owns an apartment. Here’s how to effectively make use of them if you’re staring down any problems.
Cracking Up: Investigating Australia’s apartment building crisis | Four Corners – Aug, 2019
‘Daunting’ reality for strata lot owners after Mascot Towers evacuation: 2GB873AM Money News with Ross Greenwood – NSW State President of the Strata Community Association Chris Duggan on Mascot Towers – Jul, 2019
Alan Jones calls on Premier to help compensate Opal Tower residents: 2GB873AM Alan Jones Breakfast Show – Shady Eskander and Du Yang on the ongoing Opal Tower fiasco – Jun, 2019
Old problems in new high-rise: 4BC1116 News Talk radio – Kevin Turner interviews Sahil Bhasin, Roscon about Building Defects and Flammable Cladding across Australia – Feb, 2019
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