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    Thanks, hoodguy - no, it has not been brought to...

    Thanks, hoodguy - no, it has not been brought to a complete resolution yet, largely because we have not been able to replicate the conditions in winter and there is some disgreement from the...
  2. Thanks for the thoughts! Your description is...

    Thanks for the thoughts! Your description is pretty much what my current inspection entails. I will reach out to you for your war story sometime, but at the moment I am headed out for a week's...
  3. Thanks, jrbenny. I have a pretty thick skin...

    Thanks, jrbenny. I have a pretty thick skin though, and I'm not at all worried about anyone running my or my profession into the ground.

    For 21 degrees, that is pretty much our job exactly. ...
  4. Alden, Interesting input. Inspections here...

    Alden,
    Interesting input. Inspections here couldn't differ more from your scenario. Our client's lenders may insist on a WDI inspeciton (but even that is only about 50% of the time) and certainly...
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    Deejer 28, Pelican and Clint, Thanks for your...

    Deejer 28, Pelican and Clint,

    Thanks for your suggestions and thoughts.

    Yes, the exhaust goes up 5 sotries, and it is hard to say if the problem is new since the whole system and restaurant...
  6. Thanks to everyone who took a few minutes to...

    Thanks to everyone who took a few minutes to share their feelings and opinions here. Even those who might come across harsh are offering information that can be helpful.

    First, to those who want...
  7. Exactly - but I think that it can be offered as...

    Exactly - but I think that it can be offered as an upgrade for clients who are concerned about the HVAC. What kind of time would be needed to evaluate a central air and gas forced air system? 4...
  8. Good info! I know that my own evaluation of...

    Good info! I know that my own evaluation of chimneys and flue pipes could stand to be better - something important to work on.

    Quick Q about your last point: What is the outside age...
  9. Not a bad thought at all - I might try to add it...

    Not a bad thought at all - I might try to add it as an "upgrade" inspection so that those willing to pay for it can get it. The only issue I forsee is scheduling problems... We often get 1-3 days...
  10. If you could tell a home inspector anything....

    I'm sure lots of you may have encoutered home inspectors either critiquing your work or asking for an evaluation. I know that as an inspector, I've had plenty of conversations with HVAC pros...
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    Sounds like what I was thinking. I think the...

    Sounds like what I was thinking. I think the warm humid, summer air is being cooled and not adequately dehumidified before getting dumped near the hot hood vent (but I am a novice with commerial...
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    Thanks, Bob. I think those things have been...

    Thanks, Bob.

    I think those things have been checked, and they may be responsible for the upper restaurant issues (I think teh heat and humidity from teh kitchen contributes to condenastion at...
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    Good questions - I don't have the answers to...

    Good questions - I don't have the answers to all....but here are some ballpark answers which may help you.

    Average indoor temp is a steady 70 (that's what they have it set at) for the restaurant...
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    Commercial Kitchen Vent/HVAC issue

    Inspected a local brew pub with some unusal HVAC/venting issues that I would be interested in a professional opinion on.

    On humid days (and only during hot humid days) they have some water leaking...
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