Tag: New Homebuyers

Feb 06

Not All Home Inspectors are the Same

Now that you’ve made an offer on your dream home, you need to find an inspector that will determine if your new home will truly be your castle.  Not all home inspectors are the same and you should do your due diligence. 

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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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Jul 27

Is Your New Home an Excellent Investment?

How do you know if your new home is an excellent investment? There are signs of course!  The best way to determine if your home is a potential money pit, or an excellent investment is to schedule a home inspection before closing the deal.  This article covers areas that you should look at when making …

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Jul 19

4 Home Defects That Could Help You

I’ve inspected a lot of homes, and every one has had defects.  Brand new homes, one hundred year old homes, and homes in between, every single one of them had defects.  Making you aware of the defects of any home is my job as a home inspector.  As a new home buyer, are there any …

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