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Regal Real Estate Inspections

 

Professional Home Inspections Tyler and Longview and the surrounding East Texas area.

Providing Home Inspections in Longview and Home Inspections in Tyler and the surrounding East Texas area with Full-Service Property Inspections
 

Product Information Recalls

Every month the United State Consumer Product Safety Commission publishes a list of recalls or consumer alerts concerning safety issues.

United States Consumer Product Safety Commission (CPSC).

Due to the numerous recalled items, these recalls are not normally listed in the inspection report; they are not required.  For your convenience listed below are some of those recalls that may be present in your home or the one you are considering on buying. 

 

Chinese Drywall

Press Statement on Corrosion in Homes and Connections to Chinese Drywall  

CPSC/EPA/HUD/CDC/ATSDR Press Statement on Initial Chinese Drywall Studies  

 

Clothes Dryers/Washers

Frigidaire Recalls Clothes Washers Due to Fire Hazard (July 30, 2009)

General Electric Recalls Gas Dryers Due to Shock Hazard (Feb. 11, 2008) 

Miele Recalls Gas Dryers Due to Risk of Gas Leak or Fire (May 29, 2008) 


Dishwashers

GE Recalls Dishwashers Due to Fire Hazard (October 26, 2010)

Maytag Recalls Dishwashers Due to Fire Hazard (June 3, 2010)

Bosch and Siemens Model Dishwashers Recalled by BSH Home Appliances Corporation Due to Fire ... (January 15, 2009)

Asko Cylinda Recalls DW95 Series Dishwashers Due to Fire Hazard (June 14, 2008)
General Electric Recalls Dishwashers Due to Fire Hazard (May 16, 2007)
Maytag Recalls Dishwashers Due to Fire Hazard (February 1, 2007)
Whirlpool Corporation Recall of Dishwashers (February 25, 2005)
GE Recall of Built-In Dishwashers (February 18, 2005)
GE Dishwasher Recall and Repair (December 14, 2000 )
Dishwashers Recalled by GE (October 18, 1999 )
Dishwasher Recalled by Whirlpool (May 29, 1996)
Dishwashers Repair and Inspect by Maytag (October 17, 1995)
Certain Sears Kenmore Dishwashers May Pose Fire Hazard (February 15, 1993)
Whirlpool Will Retrofit Below-Counter Dishwashers (July 3, 1989)
Dishwasher Model Number Correction for Whirlpool Modification (August 17, 1988)

General Electric Agrees to $3.5 Million Civil Penalty, Internal Compliance Program for Failure to Report Defective Ranges and Dishwashers

BSH Home Appliances Recalls Dishwashers Due to Fire Hazard

U.S. Department of Justice: Electrolux Agrees to Pay $750,000 Civil Penalty for Delay in Reporting

 

Electrical

North American Breaker Co. Recalls Counterfeit Circuit Breakers Due to Fire Hazard, Dec. 27, 2007


Range/Ovens/Cooktops/Microwave Ovens

Frigidaire and Electrolux ICON Electric Smoothtop Cooktops and Slide-In Ranges Recalled Due ... (October 21, 2010)

Electrolux ICON and Kenmore PRO Gas Ranges Recalled Due to Carbon Monoxide Poisoning Hazard (November 24, 2009)

Frigidaire and Kenmore Smoothtop Electric Ranges Recalled Due to Fire Hazard (August 27, 2009)

GE Recalls Ranges Due to Fire and Burn Hazards (April 8, 2009)

GE Recalls to Inspect and Repair Wall Ovens Due to Fire and Burn Hazards (November 18, 2008)

Wolf Appliance Recalls Gas Ranges Due to Burn Hazard (September 3, 2008)
Frigidaire Canada Recalls Kenmore Wall Ovens Due to Fire and Burn Hazards, May 20, 2008

Viking Range Expands Dishwasher Recall Due to Fire Hazard

Petters Consumer Brands Recalls Sunbeam Over-the-Range Microwaves for Fire Hazard (July 17, 2007)
Fire Hazard with ThermadorŽ Built-In Ovens Leads to Recall by BSH Home Appliances Corp. (Jun 29, 07)
ThermadorŽ Ceramic Cooktops Recalled by BSH Home Appliances Corp. Due to Fire Hazard (June 7, 2007)
General Electric Recalls Gas Ranges Due to Fire Hazard (June 6, 2007)
Petters Consumer Brands, LLC Recalls Sunbeam Gas Ranges (June 8, 2006)
General Electric Recall of Gas Ranges Posing Fire Hazard (December 15, 2005)
Jotul North America Recall to Repair Liquid Propane Fueled Stoves (June 14, 2005)
Maytag Corp. Recall of Jenn-Air Gas Cooktops (November 17, 2004 )
GE Recall of Ranges and Wall Ovens (August 26, 2004)
Whirlpool Recall of Cooking Products (August 26, 2004)
BSH Home Appliances Corp. Recall to Repair Range Hoods (July 20, 2004)
CPSC, Dynamic Cooking Systems Announce Recall of Self-Cleaning Wall Ovens (June 8, 2004 )
Maytag Corp. Recall to Repair Gas Ranges (March 27, 2003 )
Century Tool and Manufacturing Recall of Camping Stoves (December 26, 2002 )

Invensys Climate Controls Recall of TS11 Thermal Safety Control Valve (March 26, 2002)
Jade Products Inc. Recall to Repair Dynasty Gas Ranges (March 20, 2002 )
BSH Home Appliances Corp. Recalls Thermador Gas Ranges (February 4, 2002 )
Wolf Range and Wolf Appliance Recall of Gas Ranges (October 18, 2001 )
Whirlpool Recalls Microwave-Hood Combination (October 16, 2001 )
Maytag Amana Gas Range Recall (September 26, 2001)
Kenyon International Recalls Portable Butane Stoves (July 13, 2001 )
Electric Ranges Recalled by Maytag (May 9, 2001 )
Jade Products Recall of Dynasty Gas Ranges (March 20, 2001 )
Maytag Recall of Maytag, Magic Chef Gas Ranges (March 20, 2001 )
Recall of Activity Rockers and ThermadorŽ Ovens (May 17, 2001)
Battery Chargers Recalled by Sta-Rite (April 24, 2000)
Gas Ranges Recalled by Amana (August 31, 1999 )
Ovens Recalled by Appliance Corp. of America (February 12, 1998)
Gas Ranges Recalled by White Consolidated Industries (DECEMBER 11, 1997 )
Multifunction Ovens Recalled by Tema Dis Ticaret (September 16, 1997)
Modern Maid Oven Recall by Amana (November 15, 1995)
Cooktops Repaired by Tappan (October 10, 1985)
Microwave Ovens Recalled by Microtronics (April 12, 1984)

Viking Range Recalls Gas Ranges Due to Burn Hazard

Electrolux Recalls Kenmore Elite Ranges Due to Fire and Burn Hazards; Sold Exclusively at Sears

Kenmore Elite Ranges Recalled by Electrolux Due to Laceration Hazard; Sold Exclusively at Sears

Whirlpool Recalls Jenn-Air Wall Ovens Due to Risk of Burns

 

Gas Stoves

Sterno Recalls Portable Butane Stoves Due to Fire and Burn Hazards (December 16, 2010) 

 

Gas Water Heaters

A.O. Smith Recalls Gas Water Heaters Due to Fire and Carbon Monoxide Hazards (April 3, 2008)

Laars Heating Systems Recalls Gas Boilers and Water Heaters Due to Carbon Monoxide Poisoning Hazard (March 19, 2007)
Tankless Water Heaters Recalled for Repair Due to Carbon Monoxide Poisoning Hazard (February 21, 2007)
Pentair Water Pool and Spa Inc. Recalls Gas Pool Heaters for Carbon Monoxide Hazard (January 4, 2007)
Delta Combination Water Heaters Recalled by Triangle Tube for Carbon Monoxide Poisoning Hazard (September 7, 2006)
A.O. Smith Recall of Water Heaters (October 6, 2005 )
White-Rodgers Recall of LP and Convertible Gas Water Heater Temperature Controls (April 28, 2004 )
Gas Water Heater Recalled by Bradford White Corporation (August 15, 2002)
Gas-Fired Products Inc. Recalls Water Heaters (April 10, 2002)
American Water Heater Co. Replace Burners in Gas Water Heaters (October 18, 2001 )
Water Heaters Recalled by Controlled Energy Corporation (February 15, 2001 )
LP Polaris Comfort Systems Recall/Repair by American Water Heater (September 25, 1996)
Gas Water Heater Temperature Control Recalled by White-Rodgers (February 15, 1996)
A.O. Smith LP And Natural Gas Water Heaters Recalled (November 5, 1991; Revised June 10, 2003)
LP Gas Water Heaters Repaired by White-Rodgers (December 4, 1980)

 

Electric Water Heaters
World Kitchen Inc. Recall of Immersion Heaters (November 10, 2005 )
Barnett of the Caribbean Announce of Showerhead Hot Water Heaters (December 2, 2003 )
Tankless Water Heaters Made by Productos Electricos Warning (August 2, 1994)

Refrigerators
Fagor America Inc. Recalls Refrigerators Due to Fire Hazard (December 16, 2010)

Maytag Expands Recall of Refrigerators Due to Fire Hazard (August 25, 2009)

Maytag Recalls Refrigerators Due to Fire Hazard (March 10, 2009)

W.C. Wood Company Inc. Recall of Upright Freezers and Single Door Refrigerators (Sept, 27, 2005 )
LG Electronics and Sears, Roebuck and Co. Recall to Repair Refrigerators (June 29, 2005)
Carrier Commercial Refrigeration, Inc. Recall of Grocery Frozen Food Case Heaters (June 16, 2004 )
Kenmore Elite-Brand TRIO Model Refrigerators Recalled by Maytag Corporation (April 7, 2003)
Norcold Recalls Refrigerators (October 18, 2001 )
Servel Gas Refrigerators Still In Use Can Be Deadly (July 22, 1998 )
Amana/Kenmore Refrigerator Hazard Fix by Amana (November 3, 1994)
Sub-Zero Will Inspect Refrigerators (September 19, 1994)

Heating and Cooling Systems

Goodman Company Reannounces Recall of Air Conditioner/Heat Pump Units Due to Fire Hazard (December 8, 2009)

Goodman Manufacturing Co. Announce Changes to 1998 Recall Program to Replace ... (August 25, 2009)

Rheem Recalls to Repair Oil-Fired Furnaces Due to Fire Hazard (January 22, 2009)

Goodman Company Recalls Air Conditioner/Heat Pump (PTAC) Units Due to Fire Hazard (August 27, 2008)

Goodman Manufacturing Co. Recalls Heating and Cooling Units Due to Fire Hazard (April 3, 2008)

Goodman Company Expands Recall of Air Conditioning and Heating Units Due to Burn and Fire Hazards

GE Recalls Air Conditioning and Heating Units Due to Risk of Fire

Trane CleanEffectsTM and American Standard AccuCleanTM Air Filtration Systems Recalled Due to Fire Hazard (Aug. 3, 2007)

Agio International Recalls Outdoor Gas Fire Pits Due to Fire Hazard (October 5, 2006)
International Comfort Products LLC Recall to Repair "Packaged Gas Electric" Heating and Cooling Units, or "Gas-Packs" (October 19, 2005)
American Standard Companies Recall of Gas-Electric Heating/Cooling Units (February 11, 2005)
York International Recall of Gas Furnaces (November 15, 2004 )
York International Corporation Recall of Gas Furnaces (September 6, 2001)
Recall of Furnaces in California (July 9, 2001)
CPSC Recommends Carbon Monoxide Alarm for Every Home (January 18, 2001 )
Defective Furnaces Warning in California (September 27, 2000)
Diamond 80 Furnaces Recalled by York International (October 12, 1999 )
Electric Furnaces and Air Handlers Recalled by Rheem Manufacturing (February 16, 1999 )
Upflow Horizontal Oil Furnaces Recalled by The Ducane Company (October 29, 1996)
Heatpipe Furnaces Replacement by York International (November 1, 1993)
Coleman Urges Inspection Of Pre-1971 Solar Pak Furnaces (November, 1989)
Coleman 8600 Solar Pak Mobile Home Furnaces Replacement (October 26, 1988)
Preway and Arkla Furnaces Correction (February 17, 1988)
Blueray "Blue Flame" Furnace or Boiler Warning (October 27, 1987)
Home or Miller Gas-Fired Furnaces for Mobile Home Replacement (February 3, 1987)
Oil/Wood Combination Furnaces Warning (May 2, 1984)
Mobile Home Furnaces Repaired by HOME (June 9, 1981)

Hearth & Home Technologies Recalls Gas Fireplaces Due to Fire Hazard

Hearth & Home Technologies Recalls Pellet Stoves and Inserts Due to Laceration Hazard


Light Fixtures 

Progress Lighting Recalls Indoor Light Fixtures; Lights Can Unexpectedly Fall Posing an Impact Hazard (August 7, 2008)

Fluorescent Ceiling Light Fixtures Sold Exclusively at Home Depot Recalled by Lithonia Lighting Due to Shock Hazard (Oct. 9, 2007)


Smoke Detectors/Carbon Monoxide Detectors

Maple Chase Co. Recalls Carbon Monoxide and Carbon Monoxide/Smoke Combo Alarms Due to Alarm Malfunction (May 15, 2008)

Rinnai Recalls Wall Furnaces Due to Carbon Monoxide Hazard, Feb. 21, 2008

Digital Security Controls Recalls Smoke Detectors that Could Fail to Warn of a Fire (March 22, 2007)
Tyco Fire & Security Recalls Smoke Detectors for Replacement (May 19, 2006 )
Tyco Fire & Security Recall to Upgrade Software of Fire Detection Systems (May 19, 2006 )
First Alert Smoke Alarms and Combination Smoke/CO Alarms Recalled for Rapidly Draining Battery Power (May 2, 2006)
GE Security Inc. Retrofit/Recall of Smoke Detector Systems (December 22, 2004)
GE Interlogix Recall of Smoke Detectors (September 3, 2003)
Smoke Alarms Recalled by Universal Security Instruments (May 25, 2000 )
Moose Brand Control Panel Recalled by Sentrol, Inc. (December 21, 1995)
Defective Alarm Prompts Recall Of Battery Powered Smoke Detectors (December 18, 1992; Last revised March 8, 2004)
Smoke Detectors Recalled by BRK (September 4, 1992)
Smoke Alarms Recalled by ESL (November 1, 1983)
Smoke Detectors Recalled By Honeywell (May 24, 1983)
Smoke Detectors Recalled by Chloride Pyrotector (August 3, 1981)

Bosch Security Systems Recalls Wireless Smoke Alarms  Due to Failure to Alert Consumers to a Fire (Recall Alert)

 

EKO Recalls Motion Sensor Trash Cans Sold Exclusively at Costco Due to Laceration Hazard (Recall Alert)

Reliance Worldwide Recalls Cash Acme Heatguard Temperature Actuated Flow Reducing (TAFR) Devices Due to Scald Hazard

Royal Appliance Recalls Dirt Devil Pet Vacuums Due to Electrical Shock Hazard

CE North America Recalls Fan Heaters Due to Fire Hazard; Sold Exclusively at Bed Bath & Beyond

 

 

GAS LOGS 

Lennox Hearth Products Recalls Vent-Free Gas Logs and Fireplaces Due to Gas Leak and Fire ... (March 25, 2010)

 

 

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NOTICE TO CONSUMERS AND SERVICE RECIPIENTS
A recovery fund is available for aggrieved persons
through the Texas Real Estate Commission
P.O. Box 12188, Austin, TX 788711-2188
(512) 936-3000
http://www.trec.state.tx.us/