Inspector Discovers a Plumbing Nightmare

During the mid 1980's millions of feet of defective ABS drain pipe was manufactured and installed in … [Continue Reading]

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Carbon Monoxide Escaping into Crawl Space

This is a picture of a rusted out furnace flue pipe in a crawl space. Products of combustion were … [Continue Reading]

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Neglect Plus Time Equals Siding Disaster

Regular maintenance is vital to the wellbeing of a home and ultimately for the peace of mind for the … [Continue Reading]

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Inspector Makes a Shocking Discovery

It's time to make a pot of coffee.  The coffee pot is plugged into an outlet or receptacle.  The … [Continue Reading]

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No You Do Not Need To Water The Dryer Receptacle

Garden hoses work great for watering flowers and plants.  They were never intended to be used as … [Continue Reading]

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I Don’t Know How to Connect the Pipes – So I Won’t

I see many creative and improper plumbing connections.  This photo shows a connection worthy of a … [Continue Reading]

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He Should Have Hired an Electrician

This is a photo of a repair made by a homeowner who believed any electrical problem can be solved … [Continue Reading]

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