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Nuisance Ants Control, Try This Before You Call an Exterminator

Spring time is when ants are likely to invade our homes. The most common household ant around here is the…

Water Heater Explosions

When a water heater malfunctions and overheats, the resulting failure can be super dramatic.  Here is a great example showing…

Toilet Problems and Solutions – Video Repair Demos

We find a lot of problems with toilets.  Always look at the base and see if the floor is discolored,…

Horizontal Drainage Pipe Slope Standards

What is the proper slope of drain pipes? That depends on the pipe size. It is important that liquids flow…

Great video of what we find everyday!

Video post: 60 home inspection issues in under 3 minutes By Reuben Saltzman On March 21, 2017

Drains Need Support Too! More plumbing rules

This is a drain for a kitchen, not too surprising it drained slowly.  This is a pretty easy  fix, a…

First Day of Class

The first day of class is complete. 1/12 the way through and already we covered a LOT of material in…

Drill and Notch Framing – What NOT To Do.

One of the most complicated things a home inspector must grasp is the rules around notching and drilling framing.  We…

Installing a Electrical Box in Finished Space

Installing an electrical box in an finished space is not a project for every homeowner, but if you are handy…

Furnace Filters: How to Clean a Honeywell Electrostatic Air Filter

My daughter was telling me that her house was cold and furnace was not keeping up with the cold weather….

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