Monthly Archives: February 2011

Can a home seller dictate what is, and is not, placed in a seller’s Prelisting Inspection report?

I read a recent post on a very large Home Inspection related bulletin board that surprised me tremendously!  The poster is a licensed Texas Professional Inspector who asked if it is allowed to have a home selling client dictate what … Continue reading

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Why are two prong outlets written up as unsafe by the Inspector?

Have you ever wondered why the Home Inspector writes in the report that those two prong outlets in older homes are a safety issue?  Read on for important information on the safety of your family and you.

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What is a home inspection and why is it so important to have one?

You’re getting ready to buy that home and your Agent advises you to have a home inspection.  But you just don’t understand why spend the money because, after all, you just don’t see anything wrong with the home?  Read on … Continue reading

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