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Posted in thread: I need advice re. redoing dormer on 04-29-2008 at 10:12 AM
In that second picture, the kitchen and bathroom are located in what appears to possibly be an
enclosed back porch.If so, there may be structural (framing and foundation) issues that need to
Posted in thread: Advice - Tankless Water Heaters ! on 04-17-2008 at 09:07 PM
I have Takagi gas fired tankless water heaters at my home, my office and at 3 of our rentals.
They are now working work well, but we encountered a number of issues when installing them, all
of which t...
Posted in thread: Large vent hoods on 03-26-2008 at 09:50 AM
Vent A Hood is a well know brand, you see them often in custom kitchens.Two things to keep in
mind:1) On the dual-blower units, it's normal for the fans to be considerably quieter when both
Posted in thread: water heater insulation on 03-25-2008 at 06:47 PM
This is a somewhat controversial topic in the Home Inspection industry, especially as some
local energy codes may require a blanket. A few things to keep in mind:1)Insulation blankets
may void some ma...
Posted in thread: Don't lay water heater on side? on 03-25-2008 at 08:25 AM
You can damage a water heater - especially a gas or propane fired unit - due to mishandling
during transport and installation, and we see the resulting problems are home inspections.For
example in the...