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Common HVAC Home Inspection Problems - TAPinto.net

Home Inspection - Mon, 08/13/2018 - 01:45

TAPinto.net

Common HVAC Home Inspection Problems
TAPinto.net
The heating and cooling system is one of the most important systems in a home, which is why the home inspection may include a detailed exam of this equipment. Here are common problems homeowners encounter: Filters:If filters aren't changed regularly, ...

Team helps repair local veteran's home - Eastern Arizona Courier

Home Inspection - Mon, 08/13/2018 - 00:10

Team helps repair local veteran's home
Eastern Arizona Courier
Searching for someone to level the home, Manke made several unsuccessful calls before connecting with Pro Home Inspection owner Steve Hunt. On inspecting the site, Hunt identified one of the problems; the landscaping was channeling water under the ...

Killeen: Homes need lightning protection systems, electrician says - KWTX

Home Inspection - Fri, 08/10/2018 - 16:57

KWTX

Killeen: Homes need lightning protection systems, electrician says
KWTX
“People can call a home inspection or the city inspector to check it out.” He says ground rods are not 100 percent effective, but they lessen the damage to structures. “There's also a power surge protection device,” he said. “This is about $150, plus ...

The everything guide to buying your first home - The Outer Banks Voice

Home Inspection - Fri, 08/10/2018 - 13:17

The everything guide to buying your first home
The Outer Banks Voice
Most sales contracts include a home inspection contingency, which means you'll hire a licensed or certified home inspector to inspect the home for needed repairs, and then ask the seller to have those repairs made. This mitigates your risk of buying a ...

4 signs you're about to pay more than a house is worth - Business Insider

Home Inspection - Thu, 08/09/2018 - 10:45

Business Insider

4 signs you're about to pay more than a house is worth
Business Insider
Because there's no guarantee that the house you buy today is priced reasonably, or will retain its value, it's important to use any tools and information available to make an educated guess. Part of this process involves looking at the house's ...

4 signs you're paying too much for that house - Bankrate.com

Home Inspection - Wed, 08/08/2018 - 21:50

Bankrate.com

4 signs you're paying too much for that house
Bankrate.com
Once your bid on a home is accepted, a home inspection will give you additional clues as to market value. Be sure to hire an inspector with experience who comes with excellent recommendations. A good inspector will also know their limits, meaning if ...

Would the White House Pass a Home Inspection? No Way—Here's Why - Realtor.com News

Home Inspection - Wed, 08/08/2018 - 13:10

Realtor.com News

Would the White House Pass a Home Inspection? No Way—Here's Why
Realtor.com News
Anyone who's ever bought a home knows that a home inspection is the best way to learn if a house is in decent shape or if it's secretly on the verge of collapse. Home inspectors scrutinize over 1,600 different features, including electrical, plumbing ...

SCF to Offer Florida Applied Home Inspection Course - SRQ Magazine

Home Inspection - Tue, 08/07/2018 - 21:12

SCF to Offer Florida Applied Home Inspection Course
SRQ Magazine
State College of Florida, Manatee-Sarasota (SCF) will offer a Florida applied home inspection course. American Home Inspectors Training (AHIT), in partnership with SCF, works with home inspection trainers to present the course. The course provides ...

How to snag a home in a seller's market and other real estate tips - The Macomb Daily

Home Inspection - Tue, 08/07/2018 - 04:07

The Macomb Daily

How to snag a home in a seller's market and other real estate tips
The Macomb Daily
Now there are reasons when a Buyer is entitled to get their deposit back after an offer is accepted which includes; a dissatisfactory home inspection that can't be resolved, an appraisal below the agreed upon sales price that can't be worked out ...

6 worst deal-breakers homebuyers include in offer letters - Bankrate.com

Home Inspection - Mon, 08/06/2018 - 22:27

Bankrate.com

6 worst deal-breakers homebuyers include in offer letters
Bankrate.com
These include a buyer's ability to secure financing, a home inspection revealing costly repairs, needing to sell a primary home first, or an appraisal coming in too low. But when it comes to contingencies in a brisk market, less is more, says Jennifer ...

Jefferson family didn't know dream home was contaminated with meth - The Register-Guard

Home Inspection - Mon, 08/06/2018 - 18:29

Jefferson family didn't know dream home was contaminated with meth
The Register-Guard
The Tubbses ordered a home inspection before buying the home, like most homebuyers do. However, meth contamination level inspections are not a part of any standard home inspector's checklist, according to KEZI. Families who unknowingly buy meth ...

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How to Choose a Home Inspector - ConsumerReports.org

Home Inspection - Mon, 08/06/2018 - 17:01

ConsumerReports.org

How to Choose a Home Inspector
ConsumerReports.org
To learn what a typical inspection does and does not require, the home inspection trade associations' websites can be informative. The list may surprise you. For example, among the items that InterNACHI says inspectors aren't required to examine are a ...

Family of 9 didn't know — every inch of their dream home was contaminated with meth - Idaho Statesman

Home Inspection - Sat, 08/04/2018 - 13:45

Statesman Journal

Family of 9 didn't know — every inch of their dream home was contaminated with meth
Idaho Statesman
The Tubbses ordered a home inspection before buying the home, like most homebuyers do. However, meth contamination level inspections are not a part of any standard home inspector's checklist, according to KEZI. Families who unknowingly buy meth ...
Oregon family living a nightmare after purchasing a meth-contaminated homeKATU
Jefferson family of nine claims realtor sold them a former meth labKEZI TV
Unexpected meth contamination keeps family out of own homeStatesman Journal
Scientific American -GoFundMe
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The results of every care home inspection in Nottinghamshire ... - Nottinghamshire Live

Home Inspection - Fri, 08/03/2018 - 22:01

Nottinghamshire Live

The results of every care home inspection in Nottinghamshire ...
Nottinghamshire Live
Inspections are always being carried out on care homes across Nottinghamshire in order to keep their residents safe. Here's every report published by the Care ...
Every care home inspection in Leicester and Leicestershire ...Leicestershire Live
The results of every care home inspection in Derby and Derbyshire ...Derbyshire Live

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Don't assume all home inspectors do a thorough job and catch all important problems - KOMO News

Home Inspection - Fri, 08/03/2018 - 19:26

KOMO News

Don't assume all home inspectors do a thorough job and catch all important problems
KOMO News
When you buy a house without getting a professional home inspection, you risk expensive repairs for problems no one disclosed. But, even if you get an inspection, you can still end up with costly problems. A lot depends on who does the inspection.

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Home Inspection in Houston Just Got Easier, Thanks to New Company Big G Home Inspections - Digital Journal

Home Inspection - Fri, 08/03/2018 - 05:53

Home Inspection in Houston Just Got Easier, Thanks to New Company Big G Home Inspections
Digital Journal
HOUSTON, TX / ACCESSWIRE / August 3, 2018 / Gary Stefaniak, the owner and founder of Big G Home Inspections, is pleased to announce the opening of his new company. For local residents who are looking for a high quality home inspection Houston ...

The buyer's agent home inspection cheat sheet - Inman.com

Home Inspection - Thu, 08/02/2018 - 02:28

The buyer's agent home inspection cheat sheet
Inman.com
The cost of property inspections can present a major outlay for buyers already facing daunting down payments, closing costs and loan fees. Here's your cheat sheet for explaining which inspections are essential and which are not. Article image credited ...

4 Things I Wish I'd Known Before I Got an FHA Loan - Realtor.com News

Home Inspection - Wed, 08/01/2018 - 14:37

Realtor.com News

4 Things I Wish I'd Known Before I Got an FHA Loan
Realtor.com News
(Note: This inspection is not a substitute for a regular home inspection, which you should absolutely get, too.) What's more, if the house requires certain repairs in order to pass inspection, they must be completed before the sale can go through. This ...

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Barry Stone, Septic problem not uncovered by home inspector - NewsOK.com

Home Inspection - Sat, 07/28/2018 - 03:01

Barry Stone, Septic problem not uncovered by home inspector
NewsOK.com
We think the home inspector should have found this problem, but he says septic systems are not included in a home inspection. If the purpose of a home inspection is to find significant defects in the property, how can something this basic be omitted?

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