Photos from New Construction Home Inspections, Part III

- 9 amps. This next image shows the electrical disconnect for an air conditioner along with some information printed on the air conditioner, stating the minimum ampacity of the conductors is 31.  No more.  The orange cable coming into the box has 10 gauge conductors, which are good for up to 30 amps. ..More

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Siding Choices: Cutting Through the Clutter

-  The other common type of composite siding is a wood composite, LP Smartside®. James Hardie® is the leading manufacturer of fiber cement siding, and has done an excellent job of making their name synonymous with fiber-cement siding, just like Masonite® did with hardboard siding.  These products are visually indistinguishable, and are unquestionably the siding of choice on new high-end homes being built in Minnesota today. ..More

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Home Inspection Checklist – Exterior

- For home buyers interested in conducting their own home inspection, here’s a list of larger items to look out for while viewing houses.  Of course, this is no substitute for a professional home inspection, but it’s a great start. .  This is a cursory overview of some of the larger problems that are frequently identified during home inspections ..More

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A Better Tape Measure

- One of my favorite home inspection tools is a tape measure with a magnetic tip. . It has all of the standard features of a good tape measure, but the magnetic tip is what makes it a great tool ..More

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Window Replacement Part 2: Materials and Methods

- Then came install methods. . One salesperson said you need to do a full frame replacement with all new trim, one told you that an insert (retrofit) install will save you money and be just as good, and a third brought up sash replacement as the best option ..More

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