Home Inspections on Townhouses

- On townhouses, exterior maintenance is obviously the responsibility of the townhouse association, but again, is the association aware of the big projects that are going to cost a lot of money?  If not, this means an assessment for the owners. ..More

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My Beef With Old Gas Log Fireplaces

- I’ve tested several damper clips to see just how effective they are, and many of them don’t do their job.  These damper clips will often allow to damper to close most of the way.  When the damper is mostly closed, most of the exhaust gases will still come back in to the home. .  To work properly, a damper clip needs to keep the damper open all the way, or at least most of the way ..More

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Whirlpool Maintenance

- American Standard: Once a month, fill the whirlpool with warm water, add two teaspoons of powdered automatic dishwasher detergent and 4 ounces of bleach, and run the system for two minutes.  Drain the tub, fill it again with cold water, and run it again for five minutes. ..More

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This year, I’m thankful for closed-cell foam insulation. Yeah, that’s right.

-  Life is good.  Closed cell foam acts as a perfect vapor barrier after 2″, it doesn’t allow for convection, and it has a much higher insulating value than fiberglass. .  I can sit here at the computer without a space heater, and I no longer freeze my toes off. I love it.  Now when I walk down to my basement, I don’t feel a drastic change in temperature; my basement is only about two degrees cooler than the rest of my house ..More

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Training Advice For Future Minnesota Home Inspectors

-  When the time is right, test your skills by taking the National Home Inspectors Exam.  I highly recommend joining a national home inspector organization such as ASHI, which has online learning opportunities. .  I also recommend getting to know local inspectors, someone you can call when you have a question, someone you can ride along with and watch as they perform an inspection. Fred: The list is long and goes far beyond the basic “house” knowledge; inspectors need good business, legal and writing abilities.  In MN, we have local inspector organizations including ASHI, NAHI and MSHI that offer low cost classroom style monthly seminars ..More

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