February, 2008

Inspection News and Views from the American Society of Home Inspectors


Trapped

EDITED BY ASHI STAFF

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If one trap is a good thing, then two must be better, right?

Rich Madore
Pillar To Post Home Inspections
Newington, Conn.



Constricted
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This 8-foot boa constrictor was blocking a sub panel at a condominium unit I was inspecting. I wonder what the owner didn’t want me to see.

Rick Hall
US Inspect, LLC
Enfield, Conn.



Duct tape does it again
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Do you think they could have used a little more duct tape in this tub?

Timothy Hemm
Eagle Home Inspections
Yucaipa, Calif.



Someone’s screw was loose

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This toilet tissue holder is mounted onto an electrical box. I hope the screws used were very short.

Jerry Woods
A-1 Home Inspections
Urbandale, Iowa



Craftsmanship at its finest
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It just needs a little caulking to finish the job!

Tom Kaminski
Cross Island Home Inspection
Sayville, N.Y.



Invasion
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This home was inspected in Corydon, Ind. Mud daubers have taken over.

Chris Nelson
Accurate Home Inspection, Inc.
Georgetown, Ind.



Let’s hope no one is this poor
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Poor man’s bidet?

Brion Grant
Northland home Inspections, Inc.
Flagstaff, Ariz.



Look out below
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Watch that first step.

Ron Passaro

Bethel, Conn.