Home Inspector Nightmares: Vol. 5
Here’s another batch of photos generously provided to us by the home inspectors at Structure Tech in St. Paul, MN. The theme for this volume seems to be “the crazy things people do”.
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More Duct Tape Ingenuity
Well, covering the vent with tape stopped the cold air. The only problem is that it also defeated the purpose of having make-up air in the first place, which is to keep the occupants from being asphyxiated. Add this to the list of furnace repairs needed.
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You're not fully clean unless you're Zestfully clean!
I don't think this shower would meet the new low-flow requirements. But it's sure makes a nice set of grab bars.
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Wine cork plug
At least until you get to the store for a new pop-up drain assembly. Or maybe it's time to install a new vanity sink.
Originally Published: October 11, 2017