Dec 08

Great Gift Ideas for New Homeowners

Do you have friends or family that just bought a new home in the past year?  Not sure what to get them for a gift this holiday season?  Here are some great gift ideas for new homeowners.  Especially for those that want to give something practical and helpful.

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Nov 29

Kitchen Home Inspections

Imagine that you’ve just moved into your new home. It’s time to cook dinner, but the range won’t heat up. Or you need a cold drink, but the refrigerator is stale and stuffy inside. The kitchen is one of the busiest rooms in most homes. With a home inspection, you’ll have a much better understanding …

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Nov 09

Water Heater Maintenance

A water heater is an appliance that heats potable water and supplies heated water to the home’s plumbing distribution system.  Most tanks are insulated steel cylinders with an enamel coating on the inner surface. They are referred to as glass-lined tanks. The lining helps prevent corrosion.  A water heater can literally explode if it’s not …

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Nov 03

Fall Home Maintenance Tips

Summer is full of long days, fun nights spent outdoors, and trips to the beach, but it can also be a tough season on your home. The heat can warp and damage door frames and wooden decks, summer rains can bring rot and mold, and storms can wreak havoc on the roof and gutters. When …

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Oct 16

What Does a Home Inspector Look For?

I am asked all the time by new home buyers when looking for a home inspectors, “What do you look at?” or “What do you check?”.  My answer is usually, “We look from rooftops to foundations and EVERYTHING in between!“. Then there is a pause, and I run down the list. So here is a …

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