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Home Inspector - GCS Home Inspections and Thermal Inspections



All classes I've taken, including refreshers, regarding hot water inspections have insisted on the TPRV to be installed, visible and unblocked within 6 inches from the floor or drain pan.  There are more data points but here's my point: California has it's own rules regarding this--the vent line ...
Posted almost 6 years ago
Wow, it's hot and my air conditioner is working hard!  Alright, you say, "Well, you're a home inspector, fix your house!"  But what's wrong with my house?  I have plenty of attic insulation, the kids sort-of keep the door closed if they aren't using it, and the air conditioner was just serviced. ...
Posted almost 6 years ago
A home inspection should spend a fair amount of time getting around a home making the required (and then so much more) items for their report.  Afterwards, they compile the report and present it to their client.  In this electronic world, do most of your clients wish to receive a hard-copy of the...
Posted almost 6 years ago
HAPPY FATHER's DAY to all the Dads!!!!   I'm curious:  of all the agents out there who have had dedicated home inspectors, what do you look for when recommending them to your clients?  I'm also why, if you've stopped recommendations, did you stop using some home inspectors?  I look forward to hea...
Posted almost 6 years ago
Updated pix--Wow, I don't really like ties but I needed to have an updated picture for my InterNACHI ID  so I figured I'd replace the polo shirt picture with this one.  Please don't expect me to inspect homes in this outfit--that would be strange of me coming out of an attic or from a crawl space...
Posted almost 6 years ago

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