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Forum: Student Discussions 9/3/18, 3:52 PM
Replies: 16,673
Views: 317,795
Research & Writing Assignment: When...

Research & Writing Assignment:

When inspecting the electrical system on a dwelling make sure that you and your client are protected from all hazards. Some the hazards can be as simple as keeping...
Forum: Student Discussions 9/3/18, 3:49 PM
Replies: 16,673
Views: 317,795
Inspection & Writing Assignment: The wiring...

Inspection & Writing Assignment:

The wiring to a light fixture mounted to the exterior wall is improper: the romex wiring comes directly into the fixture's housing instead of being protected by...
Forum: Student Discussions 8/30/18, 1:59 PM
Replies: 13,002
Views: 223,550
Research & Writing Assignment: When...

Research & Writing Assignment:

When inspecting the exterior sidewalks look for cracking and separation from the dwelling along with any trip hazards that may exist. Make sure that there is proper...
Forum: Student Discussions 8/30/18, 1:56 PM
Replies: 13,002
Views: 223,550
Inspection & Writing Assignment: The soil...

Inspection & Writing Assignment:

The soil level (exterior grade) at some portions of the perimeter of the structure is too high: the soil is either (i) within 4" of the stucco, (ii) within 6" of...
Forum: Student Discussions 8/29/18, 2:33 PM
Replies: 13,027
Views: 219,138
Inspection & Writing Assignment: There are...

Inspection & Writing Assignment:

There are one or more planters, either above grade or at grade level, that are located adjacent to the structure. Although routinely seen by inspectors, they can...
Forum: Student Discussions 8/29/18, 2:32 PM
Replies: 13,027
Views: 219,138
Research & Writing Assignment: There are...

Research & Writing Assignment:

There are one or more planters, either above grade or at grade level, that are located adjacent to the structure. Although routinely seen by inspectors, they can...
Forum: Student Discussions 8/28/18, 3:51 PM
Replies: 14,784
Views: 302,142
Research & Writing Assignment: When...

Research & Writing Assignment:

When inspecting the stairs make sure that you test the handrails to make sure that they are secured properly and the correct size and height. The stairs should be...
Forum: Student Discussions 8/28/18, 3:47 PM
Replies: 14,784
Views: 302,142
Inspection & Writing Assignment: The stucco...

Inspection & Writing Assignment:

The stucco of the structure has flaking or damaged areas located at the right side of the dwelling. You may want to have the stucco repaired for cosmetic reasons...
Forum: California Home Inspectors 7/12/18, 3:52 PM
Replies: 37
Views: 1,952
Re: You better get familiar with solar

Solar Panel Inspections?? That will add about a half page of disclaimers and disclosures to everyone's already lengthy Inspection Agreement.
Forum: California Home Inspectors 7/12/18, 3:34 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 974
Re: Sales Tax in CA?

It's probably only a question of time before THE PEOPLES REPUBLIC OF CALIFORNIA gets a sales tax bill pushed through. And FYI, move it afoot to remove the Workers Comp exemption enjoyed by sole...
Forum: California Home Inspectors 7/11/18, 5:17 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 643
Re: Looming slowdown in So Cal?

It sorta does strain the logical processes to assert the position that numbers don't mean anything. Moreover, an assertion of that nature stemming purely from an anecdotal basis (i.e. citing...
Forum: Classified Ads 7/3/18, 5:36 PM
Replies: 0
Views: 188
Inspector Opening (SoCal) - Equity Position

Seeking Inspector for SoCal Inspection Firm (Equity Position)

We are a 40,000+ inspections, 20 year multi inspector firm doing business in San Diego and South Riverside County. We are looking...
Forum: California Home Inspectors 7/3/18, 5:33 PM
Replies: 0
Views: 373
Seeking Inspector - SoCal (Equity Position)

Seeking Inspector for SoCal Inspection Firm (Equity Position)

We are a 40,000+ inspections, 20 year multi inspector firm doing business in San Diego and South Riverside County. We are looking...
Forum: Classified Ads 6/6/18, 4:25 PM
Replies: 0
Views: 222
SEEKING INSPECTOR FOR SoCal INSPECTION FiRM (EQUITY POSITION))

We are a 40,000+ inspections, 20 year multi inspector firm doing business in San Diego and South Riverside County. We are looking to move an experienced home inspector into an equity position with...
Forum: Student Discussions 3/24/18, 3:04 PM
Replies: 14,744
Views: 199,541
When inspecting a fireplace start looking at the...

When inspecting a fireplace start looking at the exterior conditions and make note of the safety, maintenance, and structural items that may give you clues when you start inspecting the interior....
Forum: Student Discussions 3/15/18, 3:43 PM
Replies: 14,744
Views: 199,541
There are cracks in one of the panels that line...

There are cracks in one of the panels that line the firebox. This condition can allow the passage of heated gases through the cracks or damaged areas, posing a fire hazard. We recommend further...
Forum: Student Discussions 3/13/18, 1:37 PM
Replies: 16,901
Views: 262,367
When I inspect the water heater. First I look at...

When I inspect the water heater. First I look at the location and determine that it is a safe location. Then I look at the fuel supply and check for proper venting and water supply connections. I...
Forum: Student Discussions 3/13/18, 1:33 PM
Replies: 16,901
Views: 262,367
The inspector found signs of past drain line...

The inspector found signs of past drain line leakage under the sink. We recommend further evaluation, repair and/or replacement to address any past, current or hidden water intrusion problems (e.g.,...
Forum: Student Discussions 3/12/18, 12:40 PM
Replies: 14,721
Views: 302,183
When I inspected Air conditioning units I first...

When I inspected Air conditioning units I first look at the unit itself in order to determine if it is safe to operate. I look at the electrical supply and location of the shut off. I look at the...
Forum: Student Discussions 3/12/18, 12:32 PM
Replies: 14,721
Views: 302,183
During the inspection of the air conditioner...

During the inspection of the air conditioner unit, the inspector found some rusting, damage, and deterioration of the unit. Further evaluation by a heating/AC contractor is recommended to determine...
Forum: Student Discussions 3/10/18, 1:24 PM
Replies: 16,108
Views: 305,807
Ladder safety is always very important not only...

Ladder safety is always very important not only for yourself but for other people or things in the area. Be aware of items such as ladder angle, support of the ladder, securing the ladder, location,...
Forum: Student Discussions 3/10/18, 1:20 PM
Replies: 16,108
Views: 305,807
The roof lacks the normal 1/4 inch overhang of...

The roof lacks the normal 1/4 inch overhang of the roofing materials. This is needed to preclude moisture damage to the eave or fascia areas that can occur if rainwater runs back under the edge or...
Forum: Student Discussions 3/9/18, 8:55 PM
Replies: 6,175
Views: 21,183
When I inspect a home, I always try and start...

When I inspect a home, I always try and start looking at the roofs of the homes in the area as I drive to the job site to get an idea of common problems such as loose tiles or flashing's that are not...
Forum: Student Discussions 3/9/18, 8:49 PM
Replies: 6,175
Views: 21,183
The electrical conduit lacks a proper flashing or...

The electrical conduit lacks a proper flashing or jack. Also there is a gap that can lead to water leaking into a ceiling or wall space and causing damage. A roofing contractor would be the proper...
Forum: Student Discussions 3/7/18, 11:55 AM
Replies: 21,318
Views: 363,624
When I inspect interior areas for moisture...

When I inspect interior areas for moisture conditions I look for the stains and areas that are exposed to moisture such as wet areas in the kitchen and bathrooms. Also looking for moisture conditions...
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