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Washing Machine Outlet Box

Washing Machine Outlet Box

Washing Machine Outlet Box Washing Machine Outlet Box Washing machine outlet boxes are a nice and neat way to deal with the plumbing for your washer. It contains a shutoff for your both the hot and cold water and helps conceal the standpipe. Most of the newer outlet...

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Happy Easter

Happy Easter

Happy Easter Happy Easter from 304 Inspections https://www.facebook.com/100069203261741/posts/298495295800577/?d=n

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Insulation Face

Insulation Face

Which Way Should Insulation Face? Which Way Should Insulation Face? Which way should the paper on my insulation face?  Does it really matter?  It’s in the attic or crawlspace; so does it really matter? Simply put, the paper on insulation should always face the living...

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Zombie Spiders

Zombie Spiders

Zombie Spiders sounds like something out of a horror movie, right? Well they are a real thing. When I open a crawl space door I never know what I am going to find. At a recent inspection I saw 1,000s of these spiders suspended from the subfloor in the crawl space. They are a little off putting at first sight but are actually fascinating.

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Cast Iron Plumbing

Cast Iron Plumbing

Is your home built in the 1960s or even earlier? Chances are your Drain, Waste, and Vent Pipes (DWV pipes) are made of cast iron. Why is this an issue?

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Spray Foam, Why Not?

Spray Foam, Why Not?

Spray Foam, Great Stuff, Expanding Foam…whatever you want to call it, please stop using this type of product to fix “everything!” I am sure there are a few legitimate uses for this product, but unfortunately I am unable to think of any. I see the foam used in most DIYer type house fixes. These pictures are all from the same house I recently inspected. I think the house was held together with 100s of pounds of foam. If you have to reach for the “Great Stuff,” stop, for just a second, and ask yourself….is this stuff really that great, do I really need to use this or is there a better fix!

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Foundation Cracks – Lateral Cracks

Foundation Cracks – Lateral Cracks

Lateral Cracks   At a recent inspection some foundation movement was discovered. The crack had been patched at some point, possibly to disguise the problem. I would like to show the pictures so you can see the movement and I can explain what it is happening....

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Vent Flashings

Vent Flashings

Vent Flashings These pictures show vent pipe flashings that were installed incorrectly. When these flashings are not installed to manufacture specifications and by a professional leaks can occur. A corresponding leak in one of these improperly flashed pipes is shown...

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Warranty Program

Warranty Program

Warranty Program Please see the information below about our warranty program.  Please feel free to contact us for more information.Details of 90 Day Warranty Details of Sewer Guard Warranty Details of Mold Safe Warranty Details of 5 Year Platnium Warranty Facebook Post

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