As a home inspector, I often come across gutter guards installed on homes with the misconception that they are maintenance-free. While gutter guards can be effective in reducing the amount of debris that enters your gutters, they are not entirely maintenance-free. Here’s why you may still need to perform maintenance.. read more →


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 →

Preventing Water Intrusion: Your Essential Fall Maintenance Guide

As seasoned home inspectors, we understand that one of the most common and potentially damaging issues homeowners face is water intrusion. Fall, with its crisp air and colorful foliage, is the perfect time to take preventative measures to safeguard your home against this insidious threat. Whether you’re a homeowner or.. read more →

Rainy Days and Your Home: Why Gutters Are Your Unsung Heroes

As dedicated home inspectors, we’ve witnessed firsthand the critical role that gutters play in safeguarding homes against the elements. Gutters might not be the most glamorous part of your home, but they are undoubtedly the unsung heroes when it comes to protecting your property, especially after heavy rainfall. In this.. read more →

Drowning in Costly Repairs: How to Avoid Financial Pitfalls in Home Maintenance

As home inspectors, we understand the importance of maintaining a well-functioning gutter and downspout system. These components play a crucial role in diverting rainwater away from your home, preventing water damage to the foundation, walls, and landscaping. In this blog post, we will explore the significance of inspecting gutters and.. read more →