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The following articles have been featured in some of our monthly newsletters. Adobe Acrobat Reader is required to view the newsletters and other articles and is available as a free download.
Radon Risks

Carbon Monoxide Detectors

GFCI Protection

Moisture Control

Pre-Winter Preparations

House Ventilation

Home Security

Residential Decking Inspection

Deck Details & Consumer Review Checklist

The typical deck details for some of our local jurisdictions are available below to assist you with planning, construction, and review of deck standards in our area.

City of Alexandria Deck Details

Arlington County Deck Details

Fairfax County Deck Details

Loudoun County Deck Details

Montgomery County Deck Details

Prince William County Deck Details

NADRA Consumer Deck Checklist

Basement Finishing and Assorted Guidelines

Fairfax Finished Basement Details

Fairfax Retaining Wall Details

Loudoun Guidelines for Finished Basement

Prince William Finished Basement Details

EPA Publications

Home Buyer's and Seller's Guide to Radon

Mold, Moisture and your Home

A Guide to Indoor Air Quality

Protection from Carbon Monoxide Poisioning

Homeowners Guide to Septic Systems

Drinking Water from Private Wells

Dept. of Energy Publications

DOE Caulking Your Home

DOE Weatherstripping Your Home

DOE Home Energy Upgrades

Consumer Product Safety Commission Publications

AFCI's Preventing Home Fires

Repairing Aluminum Wiring

Overheated Clothes Dryers Can Cause Fires

Household Extension Cords Can Cause Fires

Home Electrical Checklist

Swimming Pool & Hot Tub Safety Barriers

Smoke Alarms - Why, Where, & Which

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