Steven L. Smith, Bellingham, WA Home Inspector (King of the House)

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Tools Can Make For An Easier Life

The bulk of a home inspection is a visual examination of the structure and components and systems at a home. However, sometimes tools are a real blessing -- and save on the knees. I am always surprised, because it seems so basic to me after all the years, how many people have never seen a laser thermometer.

 

I use this device for so many purposes, from reading the temperature in a hot attic to reading the water temperature from the hot water heater to checking the heat supply registers -- in progress here. When the furnace is running, you can make sure that heat is coming out the ducts from several feet away, without having to get down and feel for air.

Thanks for stopping by,

Steven L. Smith

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Comment balloon 8 commentsSteven L. Smith • December 12 2009 09:44PM
Tools Can Make For An Easier Life
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