Home inspections are a time to see the unseen, if you will. These are right out in the open... and should give you pause when making an offer on a home. Take a look! If nothing else they are entertaining and be happy they aren't in your home.


Planning for emergencies: Smart!




Bathroom fan 3-way switch



Hack wiring, right out in the open



Crazy light

Who needs beams?

Cut beam for garage door opener track

Dr. Seuss's handiwork

Dr. Seuss Water Heater Vent


Duct tape drains

More duct tape repairs.

Duct tape wall

Those paint cans better come with the house.

Ladder too short

I have no idea...

Ball Washer

Backboard magnifying glass Check out what the backboard did to the shingles right behind it.  Crazy, right?

Magnifying glass basketball hoop

Bad planning. This microwave door is open as wide as it will go because it binds on the wall. Yes, this was a flipped house.

Microwave won't open

More home flipper stuff (zero pride)

Nice Paint Job

More bad planning

Poor planning

I've got a fever...

More saddlevalves

Plumbing vent flashing used inside the attic

plumbing vent flashing inside attic

Don't worry.  It was toe-nailed on the other side too ;-)

Toe-nailed newel post

Valley trees

Valley Trees

Re-purposed shower rods

Sink supports

The multi-tasker's dream bathroom 

Tight toilet and sink

You don't need to know what nice work looks like to know that this ain't it.

Mortar at chimney

Tuckcaulking Every mortar joint is filled with caulk.


Perfect fit.

Water Heater Drain Capped

Hoping you catch these issues long before you make an offer on a house??? Me too!! Call me, Ill show you a house! Thinking of making a move? Keep me in mind! For all your Real Estate Decisions....think RED! AskForRed.com