scary photos

diygeneFebruary 7, 2007

A friend sent me a slideshow of images from the This Old House site, showing amazingly scary things home inspectors have seen. Check it out, and be thankful these aren't in your house (alternatively: 1 and 2)

My favorite has to be the plumbing layout shown here.

Thank you for reporting this comment. Undo

omg! that is just so scary! A neighbor of mine recently moved into a new house. There was a bar area in the basement. the faucets to the sink worked - no problem.............however the water from the sink drained into a bucket that had to be emptied when it was full. the inspector did not pick this up!

    Bookmark   February 9, 2007 at 8:54AM
Thank you for reporting this comment. Undo

I copied the plumbing print to my graphics program and enlarged it to 8 x 10 for better viewing.

This is not by far the worst plumbing mess I have ever seen but for the record:

There is not one pipe or fitting in that pic that is in compliance with the plumbing codes...LOL.

    Bookmark   March 9, 2007 at 8:08AM
Sign Up to comment
More Discussions
Getting cat urine smell out of carpet...
What's the best way? Or what's the best thing to make...
Dealing with a crazy neighbor
Condensed version: My neighbor aggressively pounds...
biting flies uk
leave your house shut up for 3 to 4 weeks and let them...
Chimney waterproofing
Hi I desperately need help here First time home owner Today...
Need help after water leak on floor
My mom's hot water heater leaked, and it was a while...
Sponsored Products
Design House Posts 6-2/3 ft. Black Lamp Post with Cross Arm and Photo Eye 502047
$58.00 | Home Depot
30" Vargas Cherry Vessel Sink Vanity
Signature Hardware
Raiden Six-Light Chandelier
$459.90 | Bellacor
Tight LED Wall Light
Copley Solid Wood Counter Height Dining Set With Self Storing Leaf
Framing Projector Model No. 008FP by WAC Lighting
$53.50 | Lumens
People viewed this after searching for:
© 2015 Houzz Inc. Houzz® The new way to design your home™