April, 2014
Postcards from the Field
Inspection News and Views from the American Society of Home Inspectors



Postcards from the Field

EDITED BY ASHI STAFF

Here a Jack


This air handler was being supported by a jack and some other wood supports. Seller said it was solid and not to worry. Obviously, it was installed by a "jack of all trades".
Mitchell Rothenberg
The HomeTeam Inspection Service
Tampa, FL

...There a Jack


This house floor system has been car jacked.
Bill Jacques, ACI
American Inspection Service Inc.
Charleston, SC

A Surefire Fix for a Flooding Drain Line


Jim Douglas
Preston, ID

Peek-a-boo! I See You Too!


A racoon peeking out of a chimney.
Lawrence Transue
Integrity Inspection Service
Easton, PA

Good Vibrations


Wouldn't it be easier to just glue the pipe?
Lawrence Transue
Integrity Inspection Service
Easton, PA

Just Turn It


Frank Lesh
Executive Director
American Society of Home Inspectors