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east stroudsburg inspection: Approximate Life Expectancies of Home Components - 07/17/07 10:07 AM
NAHB 2007 Report Invaluable list of the approximate life expectancies of home components.Alarms, Intrusion System – 14 yearsAlarms/Detectors, Smoke – 12 yearsAlarms, Combination (Smoke/fire/intrusion) – 10 yearsAir Conditioner, Central – 15 years (newer units may last longer)Air Conditioner, Roof type – 15 yearsAir Conditioner, Window – 10 yearsBaseboard Systems – 20 yearsBasement floor systems - LifetimeBathtub, Cast Iron – 50 yearsBathtub, Fiberglass – 10 to 15 yearsBoiler, Hot Water – 30 years (depends on quality of water)Boiler, Steam – 30 years (depends on quality of water)Brick Veneer - LifetimeBurners, Furnace – 21 yearsCabinets, Kitchen – 15 to 20 yearsCabinets, Medicine – 20 (5 comments)
east stroudsburg inspection: Electrical Safety - 06/18/07 03:33 PM
Electricity is an essential part of our lives. However, it has the potential to cause great harm. Electrical systems will function almost indefinitely if properly installed and not overloaded or physically abused. Electrical fires in our homes claim the lives of 485 Americans each year and injure 2,305 more. Some of these fires are caused by electrical system failures and appliance defects, but many more are caused by the misuse and poor maintenance of electrical appliances, incorrectly installed wiring, and overloaded circuits and extension cords. Never use anything but the proper fuse to protect a circuit. Find and correct overloaded circuits. Never place (1 comments)
east stroudsburg inspection: Ten Things You Should Know About Mold - 06/05/07 01:47 PM
Ten Things You Should Know About Mold Potential health effects and symptoms associated with mold exposures include allergic reactions, asthma, and other respiratory complaints. There is no practical way to eliminate all mold and mold spores in the indoor environment; the way to control indoor mold growth is to control moisture. If mold is a problem in your home or school, you must clean up the mold and eliminate sources of moisture. Fix the source of the water problem or leak to prevent mold growth. Reduce indoor humidity (to 30-60%) to decrease mold growth by: venting bathrooms, dryers, and other moisture-generating (1 comments)
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