Originally Posted By: mhenderson
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Recently did an inspection for a couple who were not satified with the way their home was built. They called us for an inspection & quite frankly I don
t know what this couple wanted or expected. The home was finished in Dec.2002 & the couple moved in,Now they are Knit picking about everything. We did find paint on the carpet & on the stones over the fireplace..& the only thing I had a problem with was the bathroom on the 1st floor.. the GFCI when tripped the reset was in bathroom on the second floor(it took a while to find it & then I just told customer it was on 2nd floor).It checked out properly, no opens,no reverse polarity & the GFCI tripped when checked ..only that it was inconvenient for them to go up 2 flights of stairs to reset, youd think they
d have a better way of wiring it..Well, they told city inspector that I told them it was wired wrong & it had to be re-done& thats not what I said at all..he starts barking at me before I could talk,as for the paint,I told this couple I didnt know how the paint got there( it was just sloppy work) Contractor said they painted walls before carpeting & stones were installed.This couple calls at least 2xs a week threatening to take builders to court & want us to back them…I think they just want to get some money back!!!I told them NO…1st the outlet is wired properly & thats the end of my scope next the shoddy work is all cosmetic & I didn
t see how paint got on those items so I cant verify painters did it.How do you guys get rid of people like this. They are a major pain!!They are just fishing for things!!!