Originally Posted by Cathi
Thanks for the report. What did you do about the emergency exit?
Cathi, the previous owner told me that the roof vent was sealed shut but it really wasn't. I went out there and popped it open without issue and it closed without issue. There was no handle so I "borrowed" the handle from that bathroom window and it works fine. However, the inspector never mentioned the issue of emergency exit so I didn't either.
We'll still have to replace the roof vent because it is obvious that it leaked at some point because some attempts are repair by a well intending individual armed with a caulk gun. It's a mess because of the loads of caulk but we'll get that straightened out too.