• New Member from Selkirk Mb Canada November 23, 2015
    Husband and I are building our own ICF home and were curious as to what some inspectors have found in others.
    Pauline Malzahn
  • Debris near outside door frame: What caused this? November 23, 2015
    I am preparing to buy a house in Fort Collins, CO. During a home inspection, I noticed this debris at the bottom of the frame for the back door of the garage. When I probed the wood underneath with a car key, it felt pretty solid, but later my home inspector (not a pest inspector) probed with a pocket knife and was able to dig out a little bit of the wood bu […]
    Bob Hucker
  • new member November 23, 2015
    joined the forum to get an idea of what home inspectors have to do and the problems they face.
    will davis
  • Hydro Service Entrance November 23, 2015
    Century home. Attached triplex. Decorative metal parapet. The exterior hydro service wires contact the parapet. The entrance is underground. The service is installed on the next building roof, drops down the front facade in a conduit before entering the building I inspected. What are the safe distance requirements in this particular installation. PS: Sorry f […]
  • window fall protection November 22, 2015
    I am reading about window fall protection and I am confused. It stated "6' above grade" - so the window could not be taller that 4 ', this keeping in mind that it is 2' above finished floor plus 4'feet window will equal "6'feet above the grade" window ? It stated " have opening to not passage 4'' ba […]
    Robert Gaspy