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Electrical Question: Why is the Electrical Code so important when Selling a Home and having a Home Inspection?

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This electrical wiring question came from: Clarice, a Other from Seaford, New York.

Dave’s Reply:
Thanks for your electrical code question Clarice.

Home Inspection and Electrical Code Violations

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Home inspections help by reporting the condition of the home as it relates to building codes. If the home has conditions that are not up to code then these items should be identified for the buyers protection. In some cases a system or equipment may also be found that will need to be repaired or replaced as well. The following may be helpful when deciding what to do if a home inspection discovers electrical problems.

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