Things that you might not know to check from before the offer to closing when buying a home.

When buying a home there are many aspects that you might not even know about to help you prepare from before the offer to closing day.  Here are some of the more important things to do. Continue reading

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Can your Home Inspector sell off your personal information?

Can your Home Inspector sell your information off to another party for additional compensation?  This question has been recently debated heavily and you need to know the answers as your privacy is at stake! Continue reading

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Do you want a hamburger quality home inspection or a juicy Prime Rib quality home inspection?

If you were to compare your home inspection to two different dinners would you want a hamburger and fries quality or would you prefer a Prime Rib quality?  Weird question Huh?  Read on to see what this one is about! Continue reading

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As a buyer of a home can you trust a previous home inspection report handed to you?

Unfortunately it has become a very bad practice to hand out previous inspection reports to prospective buyers of a home as a marketing tool to sell the home.  But can you trust these reports and use them instead of hiring your own Home Inspector? Continue reading

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What should I ask a seller to repair from my home inspection report?

Now that you have had that home inspected, and know its condition, just what should you ask the seller to repair? Continue reading

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Are those business review sites all they claim to be?

I have been hounded by a national consumer review organization to advertise on a site that is claimed to be driven by consumer reviews.  But are these consumer review sites really all they are made out to be? Continue reading

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Is your Home Inspector opening access panels to properly inspect behind them?

Part of a home inspection is opening access panels to inspect behind them.  But is your Home Inspector taking the time to properly perform their job? Continue reading

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Is it illegal for a Home Inspector to write his WEB site or other advertising to make it sound like a large company when it is not?

It is a common and deceitful advertising technique when Home Inspectors try to make their one man company sound like some large multi-Inspector company.  But how can you tell how many Home Inspectors actually are working in that company? Continue reading

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Psssst, hey over here! Are you looking for a good Plumber?

Sometimes we need help with our home improvement or maintenance needs but finding the right person and/or company can be very trying!  Well if you need plumbing work performed I’ve got the company for you! Continue reading

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Are new home builders trying to prevent you from having inspections?

It seems that some new home builders are becoming tired of their buyers having phase inspections on the new home while under construction.  They see it as a problem when the buyer finds a good Inspector that catches what the builder missed.  Unfortunately builders are now making unbelievable demands on the buyer just so the buyer can protect themselves! Continue reading

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