Who Pays For The Home Inspection?

May 1, 2020

First time homebuyers often ask, “Who pays for the home inspection?” That’s a very good question; one which is often asked as a contract is being drawn up. The short answer is: “It depends.” For both the buyer and the... Read More >

What You Should Do During a Home Inspection

April 1, 2020

Buyers and sellers alike wonder what you should do during a home inspection. The inspection is a critical component of the buyer/seller dance and both parties know that if the wheels come off here that a completed sale could be... Read More >

8 Home Inspection Tips for Sellers

March 1, 2020

You’ve listed your home and a motivated buyer loved it, signed a contract to buy, and secured financing. Now comes the make or break part of the equation: the home inspection. These home inspection tips for sellers will relieve your stress... Read More >

Home Inspection Tips for Buyers

February 1, 2020

The offer’s been made and accepted, and the contract has been signed. You’ve just purchased a new home! It’s a time of joy and excitement. But after a good night’s sleep, the first hint of fear arrives. What if I... Read More >

Why Schedule a Termite Inspection?

January 8, 2020

You may be in the process of buying or selling a home and a termite inspection is required to be able to close on the property. Or, you may have lived in your home for a couple of years and... Read More >

Should I Buy a Home With a Radon Mitigation System?

June 1, 2019

Most Important – Check Radon Levels! Purchasing a house is an impressive milestone in anyone’s life. However, while it may be exciting, it can still be a very complicated process that requires research, planning, and considering all of the underlying... Read More >

How Long Does a Home Inspection Take?

February 26, 2019

How long does a home inspection take? This may be a question you ask when going through your real estate negotiations. Real estate transactions are time-consuming, so managing every minute is very important. Whether purchasing or selling a home, the... Read More >

Choosing the Best Dryer Vent Hose

January 17, 2019

Your Dryer Vent Material Is Important! Is there really a best dryer vent hose? Aren’t all hoses the same? As a homeowner, these two questions may be something you ask yourself. Dryer vent hoses are not often thought of by... Read More >

Do Home Inspectors Go on the Roof?

November 21, 2018

Why Do Home Inspectors Go on the Roof? It is stated that going on the roof is the best roof inspection method. What is inspected? Are there properties of a roof not seen from the ground? All these are good... Read More >

How Many Watts Does a Light Bulb Use?

October 20, 2018

The Question: “How many watts does a light bulb use?” The Answer: “It depends.” Field Testing The Electricity Usage of Light Bulbs How many watts does a light bulb use? The best way to determine this is to use a meter to... Read More >