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Who Inspected Your Attic?

Who inspects the attic insulation in new construction homes? Probably just the person that put it in. NOBODY ELSE.[...]

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Poorly insulated attic access panels

Despite the decline of fiberglass batts in attics, I unfortunately still find a small section of fiberglass batting used above the attic access panel at about 90% of the homes that I inspect, even on new construction.[...]

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Break The Attic ‘Seal’? Yes, Every Time.

One of the biggest sources of contention I’ve had to deal with doing home inspections is whether or not a sealed attic access panel should be ‘broken’ to access the attic; even more specifically, whether or not I should be[...]

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