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15
Jun

Carbon Monoxide Detector Placement

Proper CO detector placement is important. CO gas and air are basically the same weight. But often, CO is accompanied with warm air produced by a gas fired appliance, so it tends to rise with warm air. If only one CO detector is going to be installed, it is ...

15
Jun

Lightning Strikes INSIDE?

Approximately 1,000 people in the US are struck by lightning every year. Contrary to popular belief, however, not all of these people are outside while struck. Some of them are struck while inside their very homes. The insurance industry estimates about 6.5% of all property/casualty claims are related to lightning strikes. Some ...

07
Jun

To Ground or not to Ground?

By Steve Vacha, President Home Standards Inspection Services Corrugated Stainless Steel Tubing (CSST) is a corrugated pipe with distinctive yellow coating and is much thinner than other, traditionally used pipes. This thinner pipe has been known to develop holes when energized by an electrical lightning strike. Several years ago I inspected a home ...

23
Jan

Client Testimonial from Matt

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=FHZqhnS84vY

23
May

Why Sheila recommends Home Standards.

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=1pTc9RGGkMk

23
Mar

Roxanna talks about Home Standards

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=OvitvwL5mbo