Home Inspector Nightmares: Vol. 3
This installment has a very interesting way of approaching varmint control!
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Fancy access panel to nothing
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3 way switches
Cleverly positioned 3-way switches for you want to control the same light with your left and right hand at the same time. Or maybe this guy wants to turn the lights off when sitting on the toilet perhaps?
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Picture yourself as a mouse with your honey out for an evening stroll… Quality mousetrap placement is the key-not quantity. Plus: These real-life pest control horror stories will make your skin crawl.
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This is some scary stuff! Maybe it's time for a water quality test. Or maybe it's time to look into water softeners.
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And you'll see a very conveniently located outlet right where it's needed. There are several things to keep in mind when you're roughing in wiring.
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Honey, let's have a block party?
Yep, let's have over a couple of dozen neighbors for a really fun evening. Or tear off this disaster waiting to happen and build a deck properly.
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Breaker Panel Convenience
What a good idea. Just move all the paper towels, soaps and potions out of the way and you'll have instant access to your breaker panel. Learn what you need to know about breaker box safety here.
Originally Published: October 10, 2017