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#120396 - 04/08/05 02:23 PM It's been that way for years, its fine!  
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#120397 - 04/08/05 03:03 PM Re: It's been that way for years, its fine!  
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What a great Idea! Service drop doubles as a rain water collector. I'm sure the energized wires helps to sterilize the water too. Those wires are live arent they?


#120398 - 04/08/05 03:53 PM Re: It's been that way for years, its fine!  
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Is that a strip of insulation tape being used to patch a leak in the shingles behind that pipe?


Wood work but can't!

#120399 - 04/08/05 04:19 PM Re: It's been that way for years, its fine!  
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I did not take the picture so I can not provide any real details.

A home inspector took this picture and included it in his report calling this 'service' out for evaluation.

He got a call back.

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Received a call from my client today stating that the seller's agent had someone who was a retired inspector for the city and he said this is alright and there is no need to fix this item.


Call me picky I think this should be fixed.
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#120400 - 04/08/05 06:49 PM Re: It's been that way for years, its fine!  
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Drop the service in through a plumbing vent...what a novel idea...now, if I can onlt find a combination toilet/load center!


#120401 - 04/08/05 07:59 PM Re: It's been that way for years, its fine!  
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if I can only find a combination toilet/load center!


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#120402 - 04/08/05 11:40 PM Re: It's been that way for years, its fine!  
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Did the local POCO actually hook this up!?! Even when the cable was new, anyone with half a brain could see it was an accident waiting to happen!

And triplex burns and explodes quite nicely, too.


Stupid should be painful.


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