Creative repairs

It is very common to find squirrels have chewed on the lead plumbing vent collars on roof tops. This eventually allows rain to enter into the attic then house which is not a good thing. This home owner was creative and decided to fight the squirrels by adding aluminum foil and a gas vent hood.

What a collar

What a collar


  1. I am a full time home inspector as well. Don’t you just love some of the off the wall repairs you find? My favorite was a nerf football stuffed into a hole in the plenum of the HVAC unit!

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