Several of the 40 items found were cosmetic in nature, such as paint and plaster defects, however it is still very important to include these to ensure your own new home or a residential high-rise unit is of the highest quality and finish. By addressing any issues and documenting any defects prior to final handover can also help avoid disputes and litigation down the track.


Here are just some of the Defects Found Listed under the Various Trades responsible for Rectification



high rise building defects sunshine coast

Clean paint from sliding door frame outside


Clean render from bottom of fascia at back




Repair or replace damaged shelves in main walk-in rode due to chips
Repair chips to side panel of shelves in main walk-in robe


Clean glue from basin in bathroom


Install dryer to laundry.


Remove paint from front door hinges
Touch up scratches next to front door striker plate
Remove paint runs on front door jamb
Touch up scratches on front door jamb
Touch up crack in paint top left of front door jamb
Touch up skirting in entry
Touch up architraves around entry to bathroom
Remove paint from hinges to bathroom door
Repair dent in bathroom wall above skirt tile
Repair dent in wall above skirting board in hallway

Re-gap skirting in main area next to bedroom 2 Touch up wall in main area next to bedroom 2
Repair dent in door jamb leading into bedroom 2
Touch up wall in bedroom 2 where power points are located
Sand patch and repaint wall in back of Walk-in robe bedroom 2
Touch up door to main bedroom
Touch up door jamb to main bedroom
Remove paint from hinges to main bedroom door
Re-gap and repaint window sill in main bedroom
Clean paint from window frame in main bedroom and touch up opening into Walk-in robe main bedroom
Touch up door jamb and architrave leading in to ensuite
Touch up paint line above skirting tile next to ensuite shower
All items above are indicated with stickers and red dots.


Silicone Applicator:
Repair silicone on bench top under power points


Finish grout to shower floor ensuite
Clean grout in ensuite shower on wall near shower head
Replace tile next to shower head as there is a blemish in the tile
Replace chipped floor tile in main living area.


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