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(New!) Pet Odor Can Chase Away Buyers Don’t let pet odors derail your home sale. Read Visit houselogic.com for more articles like this. Copyright 2010 NATIONAL ASSOCIATION OF REALTORS®
How to Assess the Real Cost of a Fixer-Upper House When you buy a fixer-upper house, you can save a ton of money, or get yourself in a financial fix. Read Visit houselogic.com for more articles like this. Copyright 2010 NATIONAL ASSOCIATION OF REALTORS®
I have been questioned by some Agents about what I inspect and why. The implication was that I was going beyond the scope of a Home Inspection when I include certain items. My reports are thorough so I do go beyond the minimum requirements on many things. A client will see notes on broken sprinkl...
Mortgage lenders have supplanted the home inspector as the deal breakers or bad guys in the real-estate deal. I guess I should say I'm sorry to the lenders but I am not. I am kind-of glad there is a boogie man other than my profession. I know there are still concerns that a Home Inspector may bun...
Gardening is one of my passions and to see a well manicured garden is a joy. Recently I was inspecting near Moses Lake and had the chance to see this garden. It is fall so many of the plants have been removed or cut back for the year but the garden still shows the time it has received at the hand...
I talk to other inspectors on a daily basis, Don Hester of NCW Home Inspections, LLC and I keep in touch a lot. We discuss inspection issues and how they relate to our work. During these conversations we research issues and discuss them from different view points. I have found this to be a great ...
Cute But Deadly: The Top 5 Most Notorious Pet Arsonists The top 5 pyro pets and the crimes that made them famous. Read Visit houselogic.com for more articles like this. Copyright 2010 NATIONAL ASSOCIATION OF REALTORS®
The Value of Home Maintenance Regular home maintenance is key to preserving the value of your house and property. Read Visit houselogic.com for more articles like this. Copyright 2010 NATIONAL ASSOCIATION OF REALTORS®
Manufactured Home Foundation Certifications If you are selling or buying a manufactured home, then most likely a foundation certification will be required. For all FHA and VA loans, an engineer's foundation certification is required that states that the home is placed on a permanent foundation th...
Inspecting in Eastern Washington means commuting to the small towns that dot the areas map. EWAHI has a territory that encompasses Adams, Grant, Lincoln, and Spokane counties. That is a large territory, and we have even inspected farther than that. Recently we had the privilege of inspecting in W...