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Stop!!!  If you are purchasing or own an older home and it has a deck, you want to make sure you have it inspected right away.

Deck Safety

As we approach the spring and summer seasons and people plan more outdoor activities, the use of decks increases.  This makes it a g...

As a home inspector and also a home owner, I cannot stress enough the importance of a gutter and water removal system.  Some years ago I used to wonder why some homes had gutters and others didn’t.  And if they were not mandatory, why even have them installed.  Then I...

The importance of moving rainwater away from your home

Keep in mind, the number one destroyer of homes is water.  If a home does not have adequate flashing, a gutter system, and down spouts with extensions that move water away from the foundation of the home, the home c...

February 1, 2016

Molds are a form of fungus. There are many different molds and they can be found both indoors and outdoors. Molds spread through the production of spores, which are present in all indoor environments and cannot be removed from them. Spores are capable of surviving in h...

February 1, 2016

So what do we expect from a home inspector and how do they save us money.  If possible you should always be present for your home inspection.  I always advise my clients to be present.  This will be the perfect time to ask questions about the findings in the home or ge...

February 1, 2016

Buying a home can be one of the biggest and most important decisions we can make as adults.  It is important to make sure we get a home we are satisfied with and can live in for years to come. Often this decision can be intimidating to the buyer and a scary experience...

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