August, 2003
Postcards from the Field
Inspection News and Views from the American Society of Home Inspectors



New math

EDITED BY ASHI STAFF

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The seller said this helps heat the air traveling through the main duct. Sometimes the best way between two points is not the shortest route. The masonry chimney is located behind the furnace.



Keven H. Kossler
Castle Check, LLC.
Charlotte, NC












Squashed

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This is a detached garage for a house in Bucks County, PA. Believe it or not, it was still being used for storage by the current homeowner. Besides the obvious roof damage, there was extensive structural damage. Our recommendation was for further evaluation by a licensed demolition contractor.



Steven J. Carroll

UNITED Home Inspection Services, LLC
Philadelphia, PA