Hilarious photos show major building failures, including stairs that go nowhere

I should have hired a professional! Hilarious photos show the building’s major failings: from stairs that lead nowhere to a garage that requires reckless driving skills to enter

  • Design failures from around the world have been collected by Domesticated Companion
  • Among the shots is one that shows a garage with a tree planted in front of its doors
  • Another photo shows an emergency fire hydrant inaccessible behind steel bars

It is famously said that when things are done right, they appear to be easy.

If so, these hilarious photos from around the world, collected by Tamed Companion and by showcasing the extreme failures of buildings, it shows how difficult good construction is.

Among the shockingly bad failures is a garage that is impossible for any car to enter, as its door is completely blocked by a tree.

Another shot shows a fire hydrant that is completely inaccessible, thanks to handrails built in front of it.

Here, FEMAIL rounds up some of the funniest build fails, which will make you wonder what the builders were thinking.

Size a little off? It looks like whoever built this house in Russia forgot their tape measure, resulting in these misaligned windows

You would need nerves of steel to drive your car in this garage.  And some pretty impressive driving skills

You would need nerves of steel to drive your car in this garage. And some pretty impressive driving skills

Staircase to...nowhere: The really scary thing about this building failure is that if this is what the building looks like on the outside, what kind of building failure is happening on the inside?

Staircase to…nowhere: The really scary thing about this building failure is that if this is what the building looks like on the outside, what kind of building failure is happening on the inside?

Hopefully the owner of this garage in Canada isn't too interested in parking a car there, as the placement of that tree would make it very difficult

Hopefully the owner of this garage in Canada isn’t too interested in parking a car there, as the placement of that tree would make it very difficult

People in this building in China must be really worried about fires – after all, it's not like the fire hydrant is easily accessible in an emergency

People in this building in China must be really worried about fires – after all, it’s not like the fire hydrant is easily accessible in an emergency

Is this some kind of awful joke? This “accessible” toilet in Barcelona is anything but requiring the user to climb stairs before arriving at the door

Oh the irony... this misplaced column in Hong Kong is a major construction mistake affecting a design institute building

Oh the irony… this misplaced column in Hong Kong is a major construction mistake affecting a design institute building

Whoever designed the stairs in this building seems to have a great aversion to health and safety regulations, as well as a disdain for handrails

Whoever designed the stairs in this building seems to have a great aversion to health and safety regulations, as well as a disdain for handrails

So many questions… like why is the toilet paper dispenser in a cupboard?  And why is the roll backwards?

So many questions… like why is the toilet paper dispenser in a cupboard? And why is the roll backwards?

You had a job: Whoever put this strongly worded warning on the gate of this American home probably should have spent more time worrying instead of building a fence

You had a job: whoever put this strongly worded warning on the gate of this American home probably should have spent more time worrying instead of building a fence

While hurtling down this fire escape before having to take a giant leap of faith up the next flight of stairs can be terrifying, at least it wouldn't be boring.

While hurtling down this fire escape before having to take a giant leap of faith up the next flight of stairs can be terrifying, at least it wouldn’t be boring.

Looking at these misplaced drawers, you have to wonder what the builder was thinking, until you realize they probably weren't thinking at all

Looking at these misplaced drawers, you have to wonder what the builder was thinking, until you realize they probably weren’t thinking at all

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