Fireplace hearth extension rules

- It’s just trivia. Included below are a few photos showing different fireplace hearths, along with my commentary on what makes them acceptable or not. We’re not code enforcement officials. Does any of this history matter from a home inspection perspective? Absolutely not. ..More

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CSST bonding requirements (another update)

- Instead of just blogging about those details, I’m re-writing my last post on this topic and including the new information. I do feel the need to bring up the subject of CSST bonding once again, however, because there are a few details that I haven’t covered in the past. CodeNotes_2015IFGCI hate to beat a dead horse, so I won’t. ..More

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Formaldehyde affected TJI® Joists

- . For more information on this topic, see the links below:. To know if your home is affected, contact your builder ..More

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Water heater replacement: pros and cons of tankless water heaters

- Also, while traditional tank water heaters are all very much alike, the same cannot be said for tankess water heaters. Instead of slowly heating water in a tank and keeping the water in the tank hot, a tankless water heater only heats water that is needed and does so very quickly. . A tankless water heater has no tank (you’re welcome). Tankless water heaters, also known as on-demand water heaters, are quite popular with forward-thinking homeowners, and for good reason. They’re all very different, so I have to speak in generalities for this blog post. Most tankless water heaters produced today are high-efficiency, direct-vent, powervent units ..More

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Minnesota permit requirements for radon mitigation systems

- . This is because radon mitigation contractors are passing along the permit fee to the client, as well as an upcharge for their added time to obtain the permit. For the cities that require a permit, expect the total cost of a mitigation system to be about $200 – $300 more than cities without permit requirements ..More

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