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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: Q&A Renovations, Design or Building Works to Strata Buildings - Question: What new laws came into effect in July 2021 requiring greater certification, including the involvement of an approved architect for renovations to strata lots?
- NSW: Landmark Ruling: Relevant for Any Owners Corporation with Combustible Cladding on Their Building - On 18 October 2021, the NSW Supreme Court delivered a landmark judgment in the case of Taylor Construction Group Pty Ltd v The Owners – Strata Plan No. 92888  NSWSC 1315, confirming that biowood cladding is combustible cladding that poses a risk of fire spread between levels on the façade of an apartment building.
Cracking Up: Investigating Australia’s apartment building crisis | Four Corners – Aug, 2019
NSW to crack down on dodgy high-rise developers: 2GB873AM – The Ray Hadley Morning Show interviews David Chandler, NSW Building Commissioner – Jan, 2020
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