The History of Electrical Wiring in the U.S.

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Tools Used by Home Inspectors

- . Since some organisms can enter the body through the eyes’ mucus membranes, full face respirators are recommended. Home inspectors often need to access areas containing airborne particulates that can be hazardous if inhaled, including asbestos, carcinogens and other biologically harmful materials. Although they’re somewhat uncomfortable (especially in hot weather), it’s important for inspectors to include a half- or full-face respirator in his or her toolkit. In many of these situations, disposable face masks are ineffective ..More

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A Review of FABI Standards of Practice for Florida Home Inspectors

- . Although a home inspector is not required to have memorized local codes, familiarization with them, especially as they pertain to areas prone to hurricanes, flooding or other natural disasters, can help them do their jobs better ..More

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Tips for Handling Residential Mold Inspections

- . Mold is more dangerous inside the home than out, but it’s not good outside either. Otherwise, water could pool around the foundation, and this could lead to rot and mold growth. A property should be graded properly, and gutters and downspouts should be kept clean ..More

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What Are the Keys to Inspecting a Garage Door?

- Use a piece of lumber you have brought with you. Never use an object that you have found in the home, no matter how useless it looks to you. . Assuming you can get the garage door to go up and down with either the button inside or the remote, test the reverse feature by putting an object in the door’s path ..More

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