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by Nick Gromicko and Rob London Bed bugs are small, flightless, rust-colored parasites that feed on the blood of humans and other warm-blooded animals. Inspectors should learn the telltale signs of these pests and be capable of providing information to their clients.   Bed bugs were diminished to...
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I performed a lot of inspections last week, and I noticed a common theme in the reason people were buying and selling. That reason was down sizing. With the current economy, some found that they were living beyond their means and needed a smaller more efficient home.Some had a bigger home used fo...
I often run across slow moving drains during an inspection. This bit of information could be helpful to most homeowners. I is far less costly than a service call. Thanks BrianWe have lived for over 3 years in an old apartment building and the sink in the bathroom doesn't drain!   We removed the p...
Electrical Safety Electricity is an essential part of our lives. However, it has the potential to cause great harm. Electrical systems will function almost indefinitely, if properly installed and not overloaded or physically abused. Electrical fires in our homes claim the lives of 485 Americans e...
My last four clients have told me that the Realtor told them "you don't need an inspection on this house". Are they crazy or just trying to make a quick buck at the clients expense. It turned out that all of these properties had considerable issues. This seems somewhat unethical for a Realtor to ...
There may come a time that you discover something wrong with the house, and you may beupset or disappointed with your home inspection. Intermittent Or Concealed ProblemsSome problems can only be discovered by living in a house. They cannot be discovered duringthe few hours of a home inspection. F...
Seems to be alot of these in Greeley.Think we have enough acronyms in this business? Here's a new one for you: BAINO. Buyer's Agent In Name Only. What the heck is that? It's someone who throws around the term BUYER'S AGENT loosely, and says they represent the buyer, yet their actions say otherwis...
Mold a growing concern in Greeley-Molds are part of the natural environment.  Outdoors, molds play a part in nature by breaking down dead organic matter, such as fallen leaves and dead trees.  But indoors, mold growth should be avoided.  Molds reproduce by means of tiny spores; the spores are inv...
Evans Colorado a growing community- Evans colorado is bordering the south side of Greeley and is a growing community, with plenty of shopping and retail stores nearby and newer homes to the west.   The City of Evans is a highly diversified and stable community experiencing significant growth and ...

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