This fire-breathing furnace had some issues, but on opening the blower compartment, inspector Michael Chambers found that it was, at least, well-protected.
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Too Close for Comfort
When the owners of this one-year-old, slab on grade townhouse complained of high humidity problems, the answer was one short step away. Note the 4” inch clearance between the siding and the grade where water and snow could easily drive up into the home.
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