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Real-Estate Matters: Home inspector hides behind fine print - The Columbus Dispatch

Home Inspection - Sun, 09/23/2018 - 02:06

Real-Estate Matters: Home inspector hides behind fine print
The Columbus Dispatch
Of what value is the home inspection if the inspector hides behind his company's fine print and won't disclose to us something that was clearly obvious to the heating contractor? A: We have no idea why your home inspector failed to advise you of the ...

Lab-approved ways to disaster-proof your home - Atlanta Journal Constitution

Home Inspection - Fri, 09/21/2018 - 21:01

Atlanta Journal Constitution

Lab-approved ways to disaster-proof your home
Atlanta Journal Constitution
Brave the next storm to ensure that water flows away from your foundation, and pay attention to gaps between downspouts and drainage pipes, says Steve Wadlington, president of WIN Home Inspection. Replace air filters … way more often! As dirt and dust ...

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Bulldog Commercial and Home Inspection Omaha Uses Comprehensive and Proprietary Documentation to Conduct ... - Digital Journal

Home Inspection - Fri, 09/21/2018 - 18:00

Bulldog Commercial and Home Inspection Omaha Uses Comprehensive and Proprietary Documentation to Conduct ...
Digital Journal
Bulldog Commercial and Home Inspection Omaha use a comprehensive and propriety documentation process to conduct property inspections in the greater Omaha metro area. The company has been serving Omaha for more than two decades. Bulldog ...

The Worst Home Buying And Selling Advice Realtors And Mortgage Brokers Have Heard - HuffPost

Home Inspection - Fri, 09/21/2018 - 08:07

HuffPost

The Worst Home Buying And Selling Advice Realtors And Mortgage Brokers Have Heard
HuffPost
... rainstorm, three windows didn't seal properly and leaked,” Tucker said. “With all of the buyers I represent, I strongly push for a home inspection to be performed by a third-party inspector that they hire ― someone who works for the buyer and not ...

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A garage door must reverse for safety - Chicago Daily Herald

Home Inspection - Fri, 09/21/2018 - 04:06

Chicago Daily Herald

A garage door must reverse for safety
Chicago Daily Herald
The scope and purpose of a home inspection is to report visible defects and to recommend further evaluation and repairs by appropriate experts. When inspectors venture into the realm of prognosis, advancing prescriptions for adjustments and repairs ...

Big Homes Just Listed in the Carlisle Area - The Sentinel

Home Inspection - Thu, 09/20/2018 - 22:22

The Sentinel

Big Homes Just Listed in the Carlisle Area
The Sentinel
This home offers a detached garage and driveway for your parking needs. Security system. One year First American Home Warranty to buyer. Heating was converted to natural gas . List of updates available. Pre-Listing home inspection completed.

Nemmadi Launches Free Home Inspection App dSnag! - Digital Journal

Home Inspection - Thu, 09/20/2018 - 05:10

Nemmadi Launches Free Home Inspection App dSnag!
Digital Journal
Home Inspection App offers a way for Home Owners or Home Renters to inspect their homes on their own, just as the Professional Home Inspectors would. dSnag! is a technology marvel that takes the “guesswork” and “trust me” out of the equation and brings ...

Too good to be true: Plano police warn of home improvement scams - Star Local Media

Home Inspection - Tue, 09/18/2018 - 16:21

Star Local Media

Too good to be true: Plano police warn of home improvement scams
Star Local Media
They offer homeowners a free home inspection, and they always find something that needs fixing. They claim to offer homeowners a “once-in-a-lifetime deal,” Bianez said. They've got leftover materials from a previous job, so they can do the job at a ...

State Highway Administration erroneously mandates home inspections after flea infestation in Hanover offices - Baltimore Sun

Home Inspection - Tue, 09/18/2018 - 16:20

Baltimore Sun

State Highway Administration erroneously mandates home inspections after flea infestation in Hanover offices
Baltimore Sun
“I acknowledge that this home inspection requirement may be inconvenient and upsetting for some of us, but please let's focus on trying to eliminate these fleas once and for all,” the supervisor wrote. SHA spokesman John Schofield verified the email ...

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5 Red Flags That Could Sink a Home Inspection - Realtor.com News

Home Inspection - Tue, 09/18/2018 - 04:28

Realtor.com News

5 Red Flags That Could Sink a Home Inspection
Realtor.com News
But before you blindly forge ahead, you'll want to get a home inspection—and before that, you'll want to check the house yourself for any red flags that might make an inspector tell you this particular piece of real estate could be more trouble than ...

5 Red Flags That Could Sink a Home Inspection - CT Post

Home Inspection - Tue, 09/18/2018 - 03:50

CT Post

5 Red Flags That Could Sink a Home Inspection
CT Post
But before you blindly forge ahead, you'll want to get a home inspection—and before that, you'll want to check the house yourself for any red flags that might make an inspector tell you this particular piece of real estate could be more trouble than ...

Should sellers plan to get a pre-listing home inspection? - The Advocate

Home Inspection - Mon, 09/17/2018 - 13:06

The Advocate

Should sellers plan to get a pre-listing home inspection?
The Advocate
In today's competitive real estate market, it's more crucial than ever for sellers to do their homework before putting their home on the market. You not only need to know the value of your home and price it properly, but you also want to do what you ...

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Should sellers plan to get a pre-listing home inspection? - CT Post

Home Inspection - Mon, 09/17/2018 - 13:06

CT Post

Should sellers plan to get a pre-listing home inspection?
CT Post
In today's competitive real estate market, it's more crucial than ever for sellers to do their homework before putting their home on the market. You not only need to know the value of your home and price it properly, but you also want to do what you ...

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Home inspectors have a duty to point out a problem, even if it's not in their areas of expertise - Chicago Tribune

Home Inspection - Mon, 09/17/2018 - 10:16

Chicago Tribune

Home inspectors have a duty to point out a problem, even if it's not in their areas of expertise
Chicago Tribune
Q: We hired a home inspector when we were buying a home. We received the report, reviewed it and later closed. The report indicated some minor issues but nothing major. About a week after our closing we called an air conditioning company to evaluate ...

Heating ducts hiding asbestos? - NewsOK.com

Home Inspection - Sat, 09/15/2018 - 03:00

Heating ducts hiding asbestos?
NewsOK.com
DEAR PHIL: Most home inspectors do not check for asbestos-containing materials because environmental hazards are excluded from the standards of practice for the home inspection industry. In fact, most home inspection reports and contracts specifically ...

WOODY: In college football, patience is a virtue when facing a hurricane - Richmond.com

Home Inspection - Wed, 09/12/2018 - 18:37

Richmond.com

WOODY: In college football, patience is a virtue when facing a hurricane
Richmond.com
Why didn't you do a home inspection to find the problems before buying the house? Guess that wouldn't be good TV.) Like or hate yard work, you have to be prepared when hurricane warnings come, filled with dire consequences if you do not heed them.

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How to prepare your house for Hurricane Florence: Tips from people who blow up houses - Charlotte Observer

Home Inspection - Wed, 09/12/2018 - 13:21

Charlotte Observer

How to prepare your house for Hurricane Florence: Tips from people who blow up houses
Charlotte Observer
On your home inspection, look for openings around windows and doors that need caulking. If you have low-lying basements or other living areas, roll up and remove area rugs. If possible, move basement washing machines and other appliances above the ...

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Home dwellers should test for cancer-causing radon gas - Cleveland Jewish News

Home Inspection - Wed, 09/12/2018 - 09:08

Cleveland Jewish News

Home dwellers should test for cancer-causing radon gas
Cleveland Jewish News
... foundation of the house can be in the $800 to $1,500 range. When going through the process of purchasing a new home and the subsequent home inspection, be sure to include a radon test as part of the information you need to make an informed decision.

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11 Home Inspection Red Flags You Can Actually Overlook (for Now) - Reader's Digest

Home Inspection - Tue, 09/11/2018 - 09:40

Reader's Digest

11 Home Inspection Red Flags You Can Actually Overlook (for Now)
Reader's Digest
When buying a home, the home inspection can be one of the most stress-inducing parts of the process. Will the inspection reveal major foundation flaws? What about a termite infestation? While some home inspection red flags should be dealt with before ...