Question of The Week 5/7/17

Questions of the week;

Introduction and requirements:

A member of the Award Committee will post a question, at a random day/time.

A competing member may make one post per question thread to answer the question and the member’s winning entry must have all parts of the question answered completely in that one post. Editing your one answer post allowed will result in disqualification.

Winnings will be limited to no more than 6 times in a given year, the objective is to allow as many Members a chance to win as possible.
Any disregard to the above and divulging the correct answers will forfeit the weekly winnings.

So please refrain from participating if you have already won in the maximum for the Year.

First correct answer (as judged by the Awards Committee or Poster of the Question) wins.

The lucky winner will get a case of “Now that you’ve had a Home Inspection Books” shipped to them at their address on file. Make sure your Address on File with Inachi is correct.

Courtesy of Nick Gromicko.

Winners of the Question of The Week shall request their prize by emailing and submitting their Mailing address for shipping.

Allow 2 weeks for delivery.

Unfortunately Paul is unavailable for this week. So you will have to deal with me.:wink:


1. The history of asbestos shingles was invented by an entrepreneur born in the Czech Republic.T/F

2. The first asbestos shingle was named Eternit. T/F

3. The wedge shaped bricks forming an arch ring, are called

A. Soffits
B. voussoirs
C. haunchs
D. spandrils

4. An ordinary concrete may be made water proof by adding

A. pudlo
B. impermo
C. snowcem
D. cico
E. all of these.

5. Which of the following is a rock?

a. quartz
b. mica
c. gypsum
d. none of the above

1 t
2 t
3 b
4 e
5 c



Congratulations to Roy Lewis for the win.

Next week it is for the next run. Got to find harder ones I guess. :slight_smile:

You are good… congratulations … Roy

Great questions, thanks Marcel for doing it. Congratulations Roy.

Congrats Roy! If you don’t need the books, I’m adoptable :wink: :mrgreen:

Well! You ain’t plumbed correctly this inspection Brother…Nope!
Brother Marcel I forfeit my winning to Mr…
What is his name again…OH! I got it Mr.Fetty !
What a beggar…
I’m always here to help ALL new inspectors…
It wasn’t 2 years ago when I called him.Yes! I did.
And he thought he couldn’t make it with the local competition .
I told him he was better than all the rest! …
He took off like a roman candle and he ain’t stoppin’.
Mr.Fetty is an icon in my option as to what one can do if they set their heart upon it…
I will nominate him for the inspector of the years.Without a single doubt!
If you want to know honesty… Call him.
If you want to know Intergy… Call him.
If you just wanna to shoot the sh*t call him.
I can honestly say …He is my Friend…Yep!
And I have never ever meet him face to face…
He is what NACHI is all about.
Learn from him! Yep!

Now you’re making me blush… thanks Mr. Lewis!

If you ever tell me thanks again…( remember?)… I know where you live…

LMAO I forgot!

I never forget!
Do the and claim your winnings .
Keep up the Great work Brother…I will always be on your side.
Tell Nick I forfeited it to you.
If any of you NEW inspectors need a little helping hand…
I’m here for you…My phone is always on my side…Yep! Just for you…I ain’t kiddin’.
I was there one time many moons ago. And there isn’t nothing like having someone you can talk to about things of the day.
Y’all on the west coast wait till tomorrow…:smiley:
Mama’s home now…

It is noted and recorded that Mr. Roy Lewis has forfeited his winnings to Samuel D. Fetty for Question of The Week 5/7/17.

Samuel, just refer to this post when ordering your books.

Thank you

Thank you!