WHY OPTING FOR VALUE TRUMPS CHOOSING THE CHEAPEST HOME INSPECTION

Protecting your investment by choosing a quality home inspection offers more benefits than opting for the cheapest option. The true value lies in the thoroughness and expertise of the service. The Purpose of a Home Inspection Understanding the role of a home inspection is critical to recognizing its value. It’s.. read more →

IGNITE SAFETY! DON’T LET HIDDEN DANGERS GO UP IN SMOKE!

As a home inspector with over 25 years of experience, I have encountered many attics that show signs of past fires. It is always a shocking and unpleasant discovery, especially for the clients who are interested in buying the house. I have had clients who drove for days to attend.. read more →

Honey, I Shrunk the Bills! A Homeowner’s Guide to Smart Spending on Repairs, New Construction, and Beyond

Ah, the exciting world of homeownership—where every repair, remodel, or new construction project feels like a thrilling episode of a home improvement reality show. While the prospect of enhancing your living space is undoubtedly exhilarating, it’s essential to navigate these ventures with a strategic mindset. In this guide, we’ll explore.. read more →

The Hidden Fire Hazard: Metal Gussets in Contact with Branch Wiring

As a seasoned home inspector, I’ve encountered a variety of potential hazards that often go unnoticed by homeowners. One such issue is the interaction between metal gussets and branch wiring, a combination that can pose a significant fire risk if not properly managed. Metal gussets, commonly used in the construction.. read more →

Staying Safe at Home: Understanding Receptacle Fires

Hello, homeowners and potential homebuyers! As home inspectors, we’ve seen the importance of safety in every corner of a house. Today, let’s shine a spotlight on an often-overlooked danger: receptacle fires. These silent threats can jeopardize the safety of your home, making it crucial to understand the risks, warning signs,.. read more →