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Old 4/17/13, 8:15 PM
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Has anyone seen this type access panel before? 2000' town house built 2007

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Yes, I go in all the time



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Old 4/17/13, 8:25 PM
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You have a key or a screw driver?
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I have used a screw driver.



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Has anyone seen this type access panel before? 2000' town house built 2007

John, You should call the fire dept for entry maybe they will bring their own camera. Do what you got to do
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Old 4/18/13, 7:46 AM
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John, You should call the fire dept for entry maybe they will bring their own camera. Do what you got to do
Two of my inspectors work for the Fire department.



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Two of my inspectors work for the Fire department.

AHH HAA Thats how you got the key
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John, You should call the fire dept for entry maybe they will bring their own camera. Do what you got to do

got cha
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got cha
Listen to Wayne........ " Do what you got to do "
Hmmmm, wonder where he picked that up at ??
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Hmmmm, wonder where he picked that up at ??


I wonder
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I ran into similar ones doing inspections on condos but they did not have that sticker. I found the manufacturer's name on one of them and gave them a call, don't ask cause I don't remember their name. They sent me a couple of keys for the panels. No problem getting in since.



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Why do you guys want to enter ceiling spaces in the common areas of these condos and THs?





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I imagine because it is so damn fun





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Old 4/20/13, 6:53 PM
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I want to see whats in there
besides it's in the unit , and some times we need to do wind mits
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