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Home Inspector - H.I.S. Home Inspections (Summit, Stark Counties)
Ok, I searched my computer picture files to come up with this mostrosity of an electric panel. I thought we could make a game of it. Let's see how many different defects you can come up with for this one picture. I wrote over a page on it originally. Whew! I'm too tired to list them again, so yo...
Here is a very interesting spidey pic posted by Charles Buell, just had to re-blog it so you could see it. Kevin
Here is a great informational post about the importance of getting pre-inspections when selling your home. Thought it was worth re-blogging for those of you who have not seen it.  THANKS, REGINA! Eliminate surprises and hurdles during escrow by ordering Home Seller Reports when first listing you...
Many homeowners fail to realize the VALUE of a good Home Maintenance Schedule, and the long term benefits that almost always save money and aggravation. "Deferred Maintenance" as the real estate industry likes to refer to it, not only ends up costing more money and time, but also may either Preve...
Sorry to have been away from AR for so long. I guess sometimes life gets in the way. But anyway, this is part of the reason for my absence... my new grandbaby! He was 7 lbs. 3 oz. Born 12:45 PM Feb 6, 2009. I wonder if he has any idea how spoiled he's going to be.  :))
This chimney has been caulked, and re-caulked several times over the years. the gap between house and chimney now measures about 1 1/2 inches, and as you can see from the picture, looks like it needs caulked again, since there is another space between the house and all that caulking/mortar. What...
Well, here we are again at the end of another year. For those of you who had a good, successful year... congratulations.... and may you have continued success throughout the coming year as well. As for the rest of us... who may have had a tough year, or rougher going than normal,... the good news...
In the past few months, it seem that I have been hearing realtors tell clients that they "really don't need to have a radon test performed". I have had at least 7 clients actaully schedule a radon test with me, and then consequently, call me back to cancel it, because their realtor had advised th...
The picture made me start remembering the great weather we enjoyed this year in the fall around here. It was exceptionally clear, warm, and mostly dry (not a lot of rain). If you are ever in Akron, be sure to visit Stan Hywet Mansion and grounds. It is spectacular inside and out. There is a lot ...

Kevin Corsa

H.I.S. Home Inspections, Stark & Summit County, OH Home Inspector
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