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On a hillside house with foundation drain systems,
a) rock-filled foundation drains are not allowed on the interior side of the foundation
b) the roof drains should connect directly to the foundation drains and have clean outs
c) all foundation drain systems must be in perforated plastic piping extending to daylight
d) the foundation drain systems collect water passing laterally through the slope.
When a cooling unit is located in an attic where damage may result from condensate overflow
a) attic ventilation must be increased to avoid condensation
b) steel ducting is not allowed because of potential damage from condensation
c) an auxiliary condensate drain system is required
d) a supplemental condensate pump is required
a) accommodate pipe expansion
b) are undesirable and indicate a problem
c) prevent galvanic action
d) help maintain electrical grounding of pipes
How are the holes in rigid foundation drain pipe aligned?
a) toward the foundation
b) on the top half of the pipe
c) on the bottom half of the pipe
d) away from the foundation
A newly built ventilated crawl space with a vapor retarder is REQUIRED to have one square foot of net ventilation opening per
a) 150 square feet of crawl space
b) 600 square feet of crawl space
c)1,200 square feet of crawl space
d) 1,500 square feet of crawl space