Foreclosures…Avoiding Unpleasant Surprises

Many homebuyers these days look to bank owned foreclosure properties as a means of obtaining a home for a low price.  Perhaps you are someone thinking of buying a house in this way and with a good amount of foreclosure properties available, it...

If Your Home Floods

Although we managed to avoid the devastation brought on by last weeks hurricane, the fact is that we live in an area that could be affected by one.  While we take every precaution to prevent damage to our homes, what will happen if our home is...

Smoke Detector Care

Were you aware that smoke and carbon monoxide detectors could actually alter a home inspector report if they are not in proper working order? So, it’s clear to see the importance of not only having them in the home, but also that they work...

Do Ultrasonic Pest Deterrents Work?

At some point, most homeowners have to find ways of dealing with uninvited pests in their homes.  There are a lot of choices when it comes to pest control, so its really a matter of finding one you prefer.  One option that is popular is...

New Construction And 11 Month Inspections

Have you had a home built within the last year?  Perhaps you are enjoying living in your newly constructed home.  If this is your situation, then this video is for you.   You are, no doubt aware that most building contractors provide a 1-year...

Laminate Flooring…..A Good Choice?

There are many different flooring options to choose from nowadays, perhaps you are looking at some of these options for your new home, or maybe you are considering changing your old flooring.  So, what can we say about laminate flooring?  Is it...

The Kitchen…. Revealing A Homes Condition

As home inspectors, we spend a lot of time checking the kitchen. We know that the kitchen is considered the heart of the home by many, so its important to us that you know what you are getting. The condition of the kitchen can also give a good...