Home Inspection Flashcard #261

Plumbing, Water Heater

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Is the water heater exhaust venting shown here in a defective condition?

a. Yes, no draft diverter is installed.

b. No, it is a direct vent type.

c. Yes, it recycles partial combustion exhaust as combustion air supply.

d. No, it is designed to route any backdrafting through the combustion chamber and back through the combustion exhaust flue to the home exterior.

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