The return of the winter rains have occurred in Salem, Oregon. Although our wonderful indian summer was enjoyable, it prolonged my inability to find leaks effectively.
Now that a sufficient soaking rain has occurred I can once again find leaks that are not readily visible.
Check out this skylight I inspected recently:
The visible surface of the drywall appeared to be just fine with no stains or bubbles or any tell tale signs of problems. Thank goodness I have a highly advanced thermal camera:
I am sad to see the sunshine go away but my effectiveness as a home inspector just went up a few notches!