What Was It?

Over the years there has been some interesting observations. These images are from homes and businesses and give clues that something isn’t quite right or may be very obvious. See if you can figure out what’s going on (admittedly it can be tough without “the big picture”) which is what we provide in the inspection process.

What was it

Old wiring in the attic?
Old wiring in the attic?
Girder (structural beam) in the crawl space.
Girder (structural beam) in the crawl space.
Crawl spaces can be challenging locations to inspect. Notice anything here?
Crawl spaces can be challenging locations to inspect. Notice anything here?
Crawl spaces can be dangerous!
Crawl spaces can be dangerous!
High heating bill?
High heating bill?
Electrical is easy to tell when someone inexperienced has been on the job.
Electrical is easy to tell when someone inexperienced has been on the job.
Thank You!
Thank You!
Hole in the side of a wood chimney chase
Hole in the side of a wood chimney chase
Tree to close to house?
Tree to close to house?
Rusted galvanized pipes.
Rusted galvanized pipes.
Something as small as this will be the only indication of a potential issue
Something as small as this will be the only indication of a potential issue
Shiny, squishy popcorn like stuff
Shiny, squishy popcorn like stuff
Brick foundation and chimney base
Brick foundation and chimney base
A line of powdery sawdust in the crawl space?
A line of powdery sawdust in the crawl space?
Anything missing?
Anything missing?