Who's Had Their Home Kitchen Inspected In Va Recently?

Business By sweetnaomi Updated 27 Sep 2014 , 12:10am by costumeczar

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sweetnaomi Posted 24 Sep 2014 , 3:00pm
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I'm thinking about having my home inspected and I'm in VA.  The threads I've searched for on this subject seem to be a bit old and I'm looking to find someone who has done this recently.  Specifically, do you absolutely need two kitchen sinks or is a double basin ok?  I've looked over the requirements package, but honestly, it isn't very helpful as I hear different things as to what is required.  Thanks!!

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Natka81 Posted 25 Sep 2014 , 10:48am
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I had 2 inspections in 2 different houses ( we moved 2 year ago to another house) and had  2 different inspectors. Nobody told me that I Have to have 2 sinks, both of the inspectors just told " Oh, and you have 2 sinks, it is very good. "


Both inspectors told me that I have to sanitize dishes after washing. I wash in one, then fill another with water, add bleach  and rinse all dishes, then air dry on counter.

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costumeczar Posted 27 Sep 2014 , 12:10am
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ADouble sink is okay, but they want a second sink available for hand washing as opposed to dish washing. That can be a bathroom that's nearby. That might be what it means if the paperwork is saying thqt you need two sinks. They generally want one for hand washing and one for dishes.

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