Thursday, March 7, 2013
Home inspection nightmares: Dead bodies, snakes and attic swimming pools
Don't count on selling your home if you have any of these issues.
You know they see it all — the nightmares we don’t see on those nicely staged internet photos like live electrical panels next to bathtubs, toilets with no legroom, rodent infestation, grounded plugs that are not really grounded, rotted wood, hot wires behind cardboard, gerry-rigged wiring, and toilets/drains that flush into plastic swimming pools either under the house or in the attic.
But Lance Dunahoe over at Inspect360.com has a whole new first to report: having to move a dead body to gain attic access.
Well, at least the body was neatly packaged, but, still! The snake in the electrical box below was found in Plano, and that indoor swimming pool was found in an attic in Arlington. Yee haw!
Here are some of the home inspection nightmares:
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