>> Friday, January 10, 2014
This past week, the Star Tribune had a home inspector post his "Top 20 Home Inspection Photos from 2013." Here are some of my favorites of his (with his captions):
Soffit Bone - This was a flipped house in Minneapolis that had a bone sticking out of the soffit right above the front door. Why? How? No idea.
Dropped Ceilings Were Invented To Hide Electrical Hazards
FLASHBACK: When Pharmie and I bought our house in St. Paul nearly 8 years ago, our porch had a similar electrical issue. Here are 3 photos from a post back in 2009 showing our porch:Click here to see the whole (nasty) project start-to-finish.
Note the cords from above our porch's dropped ceiling that are wired into that socket.
Highly NOT UP TO CODE!
A "before" shot in the porch.
An "after" shot after I worked on it all summer.