A pre-listing inspection

The objective of a pre-listing inspection is to allow the seller to be more in control, as they can choose a competent home inspector based on reputation, credentials and experience instead of relying on the purchaser, who may use a friend, relative or a company that might not be qualified…

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Solutions for a common wood-burning fireplace problem

A dirty chimney flu can be a safety hazard in a home. Modern homes tend not to use wood-burning fireplaces as the main source of heat. However, many home buyers still desire them for the sense of warmth and coziness they provide. One of the most common problems with wood-burning…

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What every homeowner should know about roof inspection

Which part of a house is the source of over one third of all homeowner’s insurance claims? If you answer “the roof,” you’re right on the money. A leaky roof is not just annoying, but can also lead to all sorts of problems. For example, dampness and mold resulting from…

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