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Well people I am seeing a never ending cycle of issues on homes during inspections. 1 out of 20 home have only minor constructions issues,and yet they still had a safety issues here and there. How many home owners open a electrical panel themselves? or crawl in a crawlspace? Not many. Heres a pic...
Look at the great looking tail on this eave. This is a great gutter and flashing detail. Many times the flashing is never there which leads to rot and decay of this area which is very common as in the next photo. These rotton eaves are actually quite common way o...
Here is a sample inspection I have posted on my site. Please check it out. Hope a home anyone deals with doesn't look like this one. http://www.4seasonsinspects.com/sitebuildercontent/sitebuilderfiles/report0808.pdfNames and address have been changed in the report to protect the innocent! have fu...
Here a great tool for great agents. A free book from Nachi.org. just hit the link http://www.nachi.org/documents/SYHFMbook.pdf
People when testing smoke detecters twice a year, please go out to your local hardware store and purchase a can of smoke. It is for testing smoke detecters. Just tested one yesterday and it was the only one smoke detecter in the condo. No amount of smoke would make it go off or alarm I should say...
Helpful Advice "Advice on Structural Pest Inspections"*Article courtesy of the Northwest Multiple Listing ServiceThe Washington State Department of Agriculture (WSDA) is receiving numerous complaints from homebuyers about unlicensed and inexperienced structural pest inspectors. Many of these com...