Painting: Ed Ruscha, 1965 https://www.cob.org/services/safety/education/pages/gasoline.aspx “In spite of the routine use of gasoline, many people are unaware or unappreciative of … More
Category: Fire Safety Questions
Hey TSSA ! That’s Not Okay ! (Oct./2018)
I reported another gas infiltration in early October, 2018. A few days later an inspector from the TSSA was at … More
Boring But Important: Gas Station Vapour Recovery System, Explained
Gas stations typically have underground storage tanks for gasoline and diesel fuels. The newer tanks are designed to be resistant … More
What Happens During a Gas Infiltration ?
As I write this (Feb.9, 2019, 11:53 a.m.) a gas infiltration has just happened. I was at the computer, around … More
Dodged A Bullet ?
When I bought this house it had an ancient gravity fed furnace. It was probably original to the house. It … More
The building inspector burst out laughing when he saw the furnace. It was an octopus gravity fed furnace, and appeared … More
The Nightmare Apartment -Landlord/Tenant Board
My landlord kept evading the City of Toronto Building Inspector, who came looking for him many times. I saw him … More
Nightmare Apartment – Lots of Concerns
I became a little friendly with one of the upstairs tenants, and the woman who owned the salon below. It … More