Eric Engebretson Midwest Inspection Service St. Louis, Mo.
This post is supposed to be supporting the quad 2x12 girder in the center of the house. Unfortunately, it is in the wrong location. I wonder what the psi is on those shims?
Matt Koch HouseSmart Home Inspection Chamblee, Ga.
Trapped again There is no trap on one side of kitchen sink, T-fitting upside down on right side, mystery substance used in place of PVC cement …
Chris Brown Florida HomePro Jacksonville, Fla.
Interesting reading These preformed concrete post and beams were poured on site using the local newspaper in the molds. I couldn’t make out the date, but the article was interesting.
Porter Elder Elder Home Inspections, LLC Mobile, Ala.
A drain line with a view Let us not focus on the extension cord for the disposal or the “S” trap. It is the drain line site glass to view any backups that I thought was creative.
Thomas A. Gaba Buyers Home Inspection Service, Inc. Cleveland, Ohio
Ready to burn I found an accumulation of about 2 inches of lint around this gas water heater from a crack in the dryer vent pipe in the background. The house has been vacant for 18 months, lucky seller.
Through the vent It seems like we find something new and different every week in this business. If you can’t find a route for your phone and alarm system wire from the basement to the attic in a two-story house, why not just use one of those convenient furnace vent pipes?
Charles H. Nance, P.E. CHN Inspections, LLC Wildwood, Mo.
Copper nabber Why waste a trip to a hardware store when copper pipe is available at the job site?