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posted on Mar 10th, 2011
electrical
Old, Original Electrical Services
Thousands of older East Bay homes still have the original 90+ year old electric services. These are fused systems which are often limited to a maximum of 30 amps. These systems were designed for a home with a few lamps and maybe a radio. Times have... read more
posted on Mar 10th, 2011
general
The building code is updated approximately every three years. The newest code changes just came into full effect in January, 2011. One of the changes which will be of real interest to many homeowners and buyers is a new ceiling height minimum.... read more