****New Webinar - Open Discussion Mon. Apr. 11 ****
[FONT=Times New Roman]There are often issues that arise that is great information for all inspectors to share and learn about.
PHPIC Director Bryan Shering and Allan Spisak will be hosting a call or email in question and answer webinar starting 8pm Monday April 11/16**.**
Join us in person at 7pm for a few eats and drinks and enjoy the discussion in Burlington, ON at the Black Bull Restaurant Rear Entrance
1124 Guelph Line, Burlington, ON L7P 1A5
We will start the topic with some familiar concerns such as KITEC Plumbing and open up to the concerns as you call in to our presentation.
Here is the link to join in the webinar
I hope you can try to join in person
If you have any questions before hand about the webinar email
Sorry Allan, can’t make this one. At a meeting regarding ONHWPA and TARION Review. Are you recording it?
Not video recording but I will report on the discussions.
Just basically a good info sharing opportunity.
We plan to hold more in the future and see if the later time works better than mornings.
All the best
A good turnout tonight in person and online.
We covered the Kitec issue and alerted inspectors to the other names:
Kitec, PlumbBetter, IPEX AQUA, WarmRite, Kitec XPA, AmbioComfort, XPA, KERR Controls or Plomberie Améliorée
Also discussed the Zurn F1807 brass fitttings watch for them too.
Licensing - how a Bill gets passed in Ontario and where Bill 165 is now and may go in the future, how
A Closer Look: Qualifying Ontario’s Home Inspectors will likely become the regulations for home inspectors and
Do not buy the CSA A770 Standard for Home Inspection!
Because if the government wants to protect and educate consumers they will have to provide that information to the public ie a Standard for Home Inspectors to follow.
We also covered test inspections - the importance and how they will likely be part of the Ontario licensing requirement
Finding the full electrical code and building code online for free
And that switch by the thermostat the runs the bathroom fan - know the truth don’t tell tales if you are not sure why its really there!
Allan - Good information and thanks for getting the word out about what is on our doorstep. It certainly should help dispel what is reality and potential future of home inspections in Ontario.