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Sunvent Industries Attacks Flood Vent Engineers!

Sunvent Industries Attacks Flood Vent Engineers! Lori Joseph, the president of Sunvent Industries, reported a Florida flood vent engineer to the Florida Board of Professional Engineers.  This is not the only flood vent engineer that Lori Joseph reported to their professional board, there were seven (7) others.  I will report on them later.  She claims…
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Crawl Space Doors are Required!

Crawl Space Doors are Required! [caption id="attachment_5813" align="alignleft" width="300"] 24x36 Crawlspace Door[/caption] The International Residential Code "IRC" requires access to the crawlspace which is sometimes referred to as under-floor. "Access shall be provided to all under-floor spaces.  Access openings through the floor shall be a minimum of 18 inches by 24 inches.  Openings through a perimeter…
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Crawl Space Ventilation – Requirements!

Crawl Space Ventilation - Requirements! Did you know the 2015 International Residential Code (IRC) has certain requirements for crawl space, under-floor, ventilation?  This information is covered in IRC, section R408.1, titled Ventilation. "The under-floor space between the bottom of the floor joists and the earth under any building (except space occupied by a basement) shall…
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Flood Insurance – What is Covered?

Flood Insurance - What is Covered? Flood insurance policies cover physical damage to your property and possessions.  You can use Floodsmart.gov's attached outline as a general guide to what is and isn't covered or simply refer to the attached Summary of coverage to help you better understand your policy and coverage. I hope you have a…
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