Often, in the course of doing home inspections in Whatcom County, detecting or locating a problem can be difficult and require lots of perseverance and utilizing one's powers of deduction. But, and it only seems fair, sometimes we get lucky and do not have to work or think quite so hard. For example, at a recent inspection, I had a huge and obvious clue that the newly installed range did not have an anti-tip bracket installed.
I felt inside that package (I squeezed it good) and viola, the bracket was still inside it. And, guess what, when I pulled on the range, it tipped forward. That one was easy and, sometimes, you just have to appreciate easy. I deserved that one.
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