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The Shower Is a Real Gas!

"This homeowner connected the bathroom fan vent duct to the gas water heater flue pipe, which is how the gases from the combustion of the water heater are supposed to get out of the house safely. Well, nothing like a little carbon monoxide with your morning shower."

Michael V. (Mike) Parkman, P.E.
Parkman Home Inspections, LLC
Sugar Hill, Ga.

Courtesy of The ASHI Reporter
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