Ran across this yesterday and have never seen before. This is a splice found in the attic for the wires supplying a light fixture. What type of splice is this?
That is heat tape.
TPR line is a no-no, also curious about the white paint in that attic. Did the house burn previously?
Bunch of fun stuff in those two pics. Foil tape on a flue alone always triggers the Harry homeowner or Bubba alert.
Thanks for the info. Yes, TPRV drain line had a flex connector and was routed uphill. Just a few deficiencies amongst several others. The silver paint is a radiant barrier. Not uncommon in my neck of the woods with older homes.
Yep. This house was a headache.
Justin - It may be one of these…Underwater Splice Kit
I am no expert in them or their use, but have seen something similar for sprinkler wire and where splicing was exposed to moisture.