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The Electrical, Plumbing, and Carpentry are all easy to understand. Most people don’t care to understand things like that, so they think they’re stupid. As with all things, you can learn it if you’re interested in learning it.
Also, the inspectors just want to help you get it right so they will answer any questions you might have.
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