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Members may make one post per question thread to answer the questions, and the member’s winning entry must have all parts of the questions answered completely in that one post.
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** $50.00 gift certificate from Inspector Outlet
** Case of books “Now That You’ve Had A Home Inspection”
1) Entablatures are -
a) Window treatments
b) Chimney details
c) Door treatments
d) Eave details
e) A type of porch column
2) All of the following are common problems with walks and driveways except -
a) Cracked surfaces
b) Uneven surfaces
c) Control joints
d) Improper slope
e) Poor drainage
3) Gabion is -
a) A type of rebar
b) A gravity retaining wall
c) A cantilevered retaining wall
d) A pile type retaining wall using steel I beams as piles
e) A prefabricated retaining wall
4) Common problems with hardboard include all of the following except -
5) The single biggest enemy of retaining walls is -
c) Undersized rebar
d) Inadequate excavation
e) Inadequate tie backs