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Charlotte Home Inspector Finds Trouble with a Plumbing Vent

March 16th, 2011 · No Comments



Charlotte home inspector Chip Spragues was inspecting a home in the Palisades subdivision of Charlotte NC when he noticed a problem with a plumbing vent stack.  Plumbing vent stacks are supposed to extend “6 beyond the rubber plumbing boot but this one did not.  In fact this plumbing vent stack didn’t extend beyond the plumbing boot at all and it was sussectable for water intrusion.  Make sure that all your vents extend “6 beyond the plumbing boot.

Preston Sandlin and Home Inspection Carolina have providing thorough quality home inspections in the Charlotte NC area for over 15 years.  Preston has a masters’ degree in Education and has taught Home Inspection classes for years.  He also is a certified infrared thermographer.  Home Inspection Carolina has  been on TV many times and has a Charlotte Home Inspector radio show .  So you are in need of a home inspection in Charlotte NC, Gastonia NC, Weddington NC, Mooresville NC, Fort Mill SC or Rock Hill SC call Home Inspection Carolina (704) 542-6575.


Preston Sandlin

Home Inspection Carolina

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