Things about Home Inspections and homes in general.
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It’s generally agreed that exterior decks have a life expectancy of 10 to 15 years. It seems like that is the rule for many appliances, so I guess decks wanted to get in the picture. Unlike a failed air conditioner that will cause discomfort, a fail deck can cause injury or death. Every year ...
If you have to go in your attic for something this time of year, the heat is unforgiving. Besides trying to get out as soon as possible you should be thinking about ventilation and, “Do I have enough?” Minimum recommended attic ventilation is 1 Sq Foot for every 300 Sq Feet of attic area. Mult...
When I was growing up our toothpaste came in lead tubes, lead paint chips abounded and we blew asbestos out of the car’s brake linings while smoking non filtered cigarettes. Mom would make us scrub mold off the basement walls without gloves and Radon might have been a car part but I never heard...
I’m a Home Inspector. I love my job. When clients hire home inspectors they do so for several reasons. The most important reason is so that we can do an evaluation of the property and report back on the building’s systems and their current state of efficiency or deficiency. The ironic thing...