Home Inspection Resources

  • What Home Inspections Do and Don’t Usually Cover

    If you are planning to buy a house, one of the things you want to do is have a home inspection done. But before the inspection’s done, it’s good to know what the inspection covers and what isn’t covered. Below we’ll explain what is and what isn’t usually covered. What Home Inspectors Inspect The requirements for a home inspection will greatly vary between states. But there are uniform and minimum standards set by the ASHI that all ...

    Posted at September 1, 2017 | By : | Categories : Home Inspection Resources,Uncategorized | 0 Comment
  • 10 Common Problems Found in Home Inspections

    When you’re selling a house, chances are that your buyer will want to have a home inspection done before they buy your house. Below are the ten problems that are most commonly found during a home inspection and how they can be fixed. 1. Faulty wiring These can be problems with amperage being mismatched, junction boxes that are open, or wires not having wire nuts. This can be fixed by fixing your junction boxes and upgrading to ...

    Posted at August 3, 2017 | By : | Categories : Home Inspection Resources | 0 Comment
  • 10 Reasons Why Home Inspections Are Worth It

    When it comes time to buying a home, you know that you’re going to be spending a lot of money. A lot of people think about having a home inspection done, but they wonder if perhaps it’s just another expense that they can skip. Is a home inspection worth it? Below are 10 reasons why it’s best to have a home inspection than to skip it. 1. It’s the Biggest Investment You’ll Make Your home’s going to ...

    Posted at June 22, 2017 | By : | Categories : Home Inspection Resources | 0 Comment
  • Why Home Inspections Are Necessary

    When you are buying a home, you know that there are a lot of expenses and that you are going to be paying a lot of money. You hear about home inspections and you think that it’s just another expense that you really don’t want or think you need. You're already spending so much money. Is it really necessary? It’s true that home inspection’s purposes are for inspecting the safety, quality and conditions of the things ...

    Posted at April 15, 2017 | By : | Categories : Home Inspection Resources,Home Inspection Tips | 0 Comment
  • 9 Questions to ask a Prospective Home Inspector

    If you are planning to hire someone to do a home inspection for you, one thing that you want to do is to ask them some questions before hiring them. Below are the questions that you should ask them to get a better idea of who you will be doing business with. 1. Can you do repairs as well as an inspection? Sometimes a homeowner will get advice from general contractors instead of inspectors, but that’s a ...

    Posted at March 23, 2017 | By : | Categories : Home Inspection Resources,Home Inspection Tips | 0 Comment
  • What is a Wind Mitigation Inspection?

    The inspection known as the wind mitigation inspection has the ability to, but isn’t required to, give you a reduction in the premiums for your homeowner’s insurance for the homes that were built before 2002. All of the insurance companies must provide a type of compensation, whether it’s as a lowered premium, refund check, or rate differential for the homes that are built after the year 2002. Who is able to do wind mitigation inspections? Only ...

    Posted at June 8, 2015 | By : | Categories : Home Inspection Resources | 0 Comment