Epic Fails

We all see some pretty strange scenes when inspecting.   We have started to collect photos that would be considered epic fails from members and will publish them here for Consumers to see what we are faced with.

Energised modified Knob & Tube
Energised Knob & Tube. This has also been modified.
Asbestos Clad Boiler
Old Boiler, Clad in asbestos which is seriously damaged
Grow-op attic - mould
Mould in the attic of grow-op
Structural support wall was broken at the top to support HVAC ductwork
Broken Collar Tie
The collar tie in the attic was broken. Can cause deviation of roof plane with snow loads
Leaning Chimney
The Chimney was visibly leaning from the exterior. Suspect broken chimney internally
Nuts methods of securing register
DIY Support of HVAC Register
Bathroom vent discharging into the attic/moisture issues
Bathroom vent discharging into the attic/moisture issues
Damaged roof truss (snow load)
Damaged roof truss (snow load)
Exposed live wires, not terminated in a box
Exposed live wires, not terminated in a box