December, 2014

Inspection News and Views from the American Society of Home Inspectors


Postcards from the Field

EDITED BY ASHI STAFF


There's a Hole in the Bucket, Dear Liza
View video on youtube
Randy Sipe
Family Home Inspection Service
Spring Hill, KS


Vent or Filter?
Washable HVAC filter being used as a gable vent. Should help to filter any dust that might want to enter or leave the attic; won't help with ventilation, though.
Jeremy Provan
Pro Vantage Home Inspections
Columbia, MD


Elitric Spelling Test
The electrician doesn't know how to spell "Electric". Learning how to become an electrician doesn't include a spelling test apparently.
Matthew Steger
WIN Home Inspection
Elizabethtown, PA


Deck of Thrills
There is a reason why you inspect the outside FIRST! Homeowner still uses this deck for BBQs & couldn't understand my concerns.
Jim Foss
Best Inspection, Inc
Anchorage, AK


Early Bird gets the worm
While digging for the spectic, I found worms and tossed a few to the onlookers. They chased after me the rest of the time.
David Grudzinski
Advantage Home Inspections
Cranston, RI


Beware, Auto Mechanics and Plumbing...
...could steer you in the wrong direction. Brother-in-Law auto mechanic, disposal installation
James Brock
Boston Home Inspectors, Inc
South Boston, MA


You light up my life!
James Brock
Boston Home Inspectors, Inc
South Boston, MA


Overheated Receptacle?
James Brock
Boston Home Inspectors, Inc
South Boston, MA


Multi-Purpose Product-Plumbing Vent Stack, Ashtray, Glass Recycling Bin
James Brock
Boston Home Inspectors, Inc
South Boston, MA


For the Electric toothbrush?
James Brock
Boston Home Inspectors, Inc
South Boston, MA


Balancing Act
James Brock
Boston Home Inspectors, Inc
South Boston, MA


Hey, Inspector!
James Brock
Boston Home Inspectors, Inc
South Boston, MA