Monthly Archives: November 2010

What is happening with Texas Real Estate and in Austin?

Mike Boyett from Capital City Inspections keeps us informed. Continue reading

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Why did that Home Inspector say the trees near my house are a potential problem?

What problems can trees cause to a home? Continue reading

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What is EIFS?

What is EIFS, Exterior Insulation and Finishing System, and what are its benefits and problems. Continue reading

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Are Home Inspectors allowed to pay to be on a list of Inspectors your Agent provides you?

Pay To Play Referral lists and unethical Home Inspectors. Continue reading

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Is the Better Business Bureau a consumer advocate or a consumer nightmare?

Is the Better Business Bureau a ripoff to consumers? Continue reading

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Is thermal imaging ( thermography ) a useful service to you?

Thermal imaging is an excellent addition to any home inspection. Continue reading

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Water Heater Maintenance And Care

How to maintain a water heater Continue reading

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How to check for a water supply leak.

Water leak detection Water leak testing Continue reading

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How would you like two free home inspections?

Free Home Inspection! How to get a free home inspection! Continue reading

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Are all of those “Free” service add-ons really “Free”?

Buy One Get One Free! Free services, just ask for them? Continue reading

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