December, 2013
Postcards from the Field
Inspection News and Views from the American Society of Home Inspectors



Postcards from the Field

EDITED BY ASHI STAFF

DEC_NEWSBRIEF


 

Car Jacked Sink

Honey, are you done with the sink? I want to wash some dishes....Babe, you can wash a hippo in there now!
Randy Via
Charles L. Gleich
& Associates
Columbus, OH

 

 

 

 

 

 

 


 

 

Camouflaged!

Maybe the home Inspector won't notice.

David Grudzinski
Advantage Home Inspections
Cranston, RI

 

 

 

 

 

 

 


 

 

 

Get Me Outta Here!

Realtor told me he thinks there is some rot damage at beam.

Bob Galster
Pillar to Post
Cape May, NJ

 

 

 

 



 

 

The Chickens Have Come Home to Roost

Every now and then...

...you've got to limit a crawl space inspection because of chickens.

Paul King
Inspector Paul, Inc
Fort Mill, SC

 

 

 

 

 

 


 

 

 

Crispy Laundry?

These homeowners had a unique "seat of the pants" approach to drying their clothes.

Lou Conte, ACI
AmeriSpec Inspection Services
Broomfield, CO

 

 

 

 


 

Post Dated?

What do we do with the old door? Recycle it as a post?

James Brock
Boston Home Inspectors
Boston, MA

 

 

 

 


 

Structural Glazing?

I was told not to open the windows.
James Brock
Boston Home Inspectors
Boston, MA

 

 

 

 


 

Here's Johnny!

The back door security was all "Shining" like.

Bud Rozell, ACI
Good Home Inspection
Dallas, TX

 

 


 

 

Splish, Splash I Was Taking a...Zap!

This is how we keep our electrical disconnect boxes clean in Boston.

James Brock
Boston Home Inspectors
Boston, MA

 

 

 


 

 

Green Acres

"Going green" does not mean moss growing on
a flat roof.
James Brock
Boston Home Inspectors
Boston, MA