Got a moldy spot in your ceiling?

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Got a moldy spot in your ceiling. This could be the cause.

Keep an eye on your plumbing vent boot flashings. Cracks should be repaired before water damage and mold growth starts.

Erby The Central Kentucky Home Inspector Facebook, Vent Flashing Leak

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B4 U Close Home Inspections & Radon Testing
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I think the current owners are a little angry about the thorough inspection you did. They didn't have one done and it cost them $18K.  I, my loan officer and my agent think a home inspection is well worth what I paid.

Nathan, Morehead, KY Inspection  (20101012B)

Thank You for the outstanding job you did on the inspection.  We bought and sold 9 houses and this was the only inspection that was ever done properly.  It was helpful and we will use it to do the repairs with a system, instead of the guess work we usually do.  Thanks again

Mike & Barbara, Stamping Ground, KY Inspection (20050603

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Rainmaker
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Lyn Sims and the Blog Dog
Streamwood, Elgin IL Real Estate - RE/MAX Suburban - Bartlett, IL

Thanks for the great advice & heads up.

Apr 11, 2011 10:29 AM #1
Rainer
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Robert Butler
Aspect Inspection - Montreal West Island, QC
Montreal Home Inspector | Aspect Inspection

You must have one of then alien bugs down there. You know the ones that are in the sci fi movies and eat rubber. Like, you know, what else could it be?

Apr 11, 2011 11:31 AM #2
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Dale Ganfield
Leland, NC

Hi Erby, the UV-rays in Kentucky just eat up the boots.  Thanks for posting.

Apr 11, 2011 12:24 PM #3
Rainmaker
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Joy Daniels
Joy Daniels Real Estate Group, Ltd. - Harrisburg, PA

Hmmm. . . thanks for the reminder.  I don't have mold on the ceilling at the moment, but have a house with mold in the kitchen cabinets beside the dishwasher!

Apr 11, 2011 03:04 PM #4
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Sheila Newton Team Anderson & Greenville SC
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Selling the Upstate since 1989

Always good to be reminded of the simple things that can happen without proper maintainance

Apr 11, 2011 04:09 PM #5
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Shanna Perino
A Sense of Order - Organizing for the Home and Office - Nashville, TN
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Erby, did you sneak over to my place?  I had this happen just two weeks ago - I came home and found the pillows on my bed were damp!

Apr 23, 2011 10:25 AM #6
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Jack Gilleland
Home Inspection and Investor Services, Clayton - Clayton, OH

Erby are you inspecting some of my clients?  Looks like some of the roofs I've been on lately.

May 07, 2011 08:59 AM #7
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