Whirlpool Maintenance

-  If the water in the circulation piping sits stagnant for a while, there’s a good chance that this black gunk will start growing; it can take as little as a month for this to happen. Have you ever turned on a whirlpool and seen a bunch of nasty black gunk shoot out of the jets?  I’ve heard it’s either mold or some kind of bacteria that feeds off dead skin cells. .  Personally, I don’t care what the stuff is – it’s gross no matter what ..More

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

- .  The rim space is the area between the floors of a house; this is an area where it’s nearly impossible to install a proper vapor barrier.  Without a vapor barrier, condensation can occur at the rim space, creating mold growth or eventually rotting out the rim space.  The only type of insulation that gets used on new construction homes in Minnesota is closed cell spray foam insulation; we’ll come back to that in a minute.  This is why fiberglass insulation should never be used here. Fiberglass should never be used at rim spaces.  On new homes, it never is ..More

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I’m not saying they cheated, but this doesn’t look good.

- .  I ran the test anyway, just because I was curious about the results.  The radon levels were almost identical to the first test we did, up until the last four hours, when the levels plummeted.  I have no doubt in my mind that that’s when the window was opened; there is no other reasonable explanation for the sudden drop in radon levels. I took a photo of the open window and immediately notified the buyer and their agent that the test was invalid.  The graph below shows the hour-by-hour breakdown ..More

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The Most Common Dishwasher Installation Defect

- . Although new dishwashers come from the manufacturer with the drain looped up at the side of the dishwasher, every installation manual still requires this high loop underneath the sink ..More

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Water Stains on Windows

- . The photo below shows the proper path for the water to take; I know this is kind of a ‘no-duh’ issue, but actually thinking through this stuff helps me to know which windows I really need to pay particular attention to during home inspections ..More

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