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 might seem like the best...

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 flooded? And, upon...

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 correctly.   An average of...

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 ultrasonic pest repellents,...

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 warranty with their new...