Mr. E - Links to help the home owner

 

US. HUD Residential Rehab Inspection Guide

www.huduser.org/Publications/PDF/rehabinspect.pdf

HUD Residential Rehab Inspection Guide Templates, Avg Lifespan of appliances and Construction, a guide for all

 

Baltimore County MD Plumbing Code

Baltimore County Building Code

resources.baltimorecountymd.gov

 

Home Inspection Checklist

www.americanhomeinspectordirectory.com

 

Home Inspection checklist2
www.inspectamerica.com

Sample inspection report w/ photos

Really nice sample report.

Great info for any home owner:

Books from PATH (HUD): Design & Construction Guides

Energy Star . GOV Insulation and air gaps

USG Sheetrock: construction-handbook/chapter1.pdf

Vinyl Siding: Guide to Vinyl siding installation

VSI Vinyl installation Guide: 2007Manual.pdf

Duct Ac : Ductwork Guide

Plumbing: HowStuffWorks "Plumbing Basics"

Electrical: Path Electrical

Other links:

DIY Network has good shows and tips

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