got to play house inspector

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Old 08-31-10, 10:12 AM
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got to play house inspector

Went with my son's friend to look at a house he's contemplating purchasing. Definitely a fixer upper. I was surprised at how solid the floors felt seeing it has [sawmill] 2x8 floor joists on 24" centers...... and no insulation except for 1/2 of the ceilings, attic has no ventilation. The bath rm ceiling slopes from 6.5' to 6' - definitely an issue since the boy is 6'2" tall.

Overall I was impressed with the house given it's bargain basement price - it remains to be seen if the boy is willing to do that much work or buy a more expensive house needing no or less work
 
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Old 08-31-10, 11:01 AM
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Hey Mark,

it remains to be seen if the boy is willing to do that much work
I see a fishing cork signaling a nibble, and the angler hoping to set the hook!
 
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