What Type of Home Inspection Do You Need?

Many people ask what type of home inspection do I need and that answer varies based on the type, age, and location of the home you are planning to inspect. First it's important to know what type of inspections are available. First and foremost is the General Home...

Asbestos in the Home

The EPA banned asbestos in home use in 1989 but many homes built before 1980 contain asbestos in old floor tiles, ceiling tiles, roof shingles and flashing, siding, insulation (around boilers, ducts, pipes, sheeting, fireplaces), pipe cement, and joint compound used...

Foundation Cracks: When to Worry

Houses settle the first few months and often years after construction so minor cracks are common. Determining the type of crack is telling of the reason for the crack. Concrete shrinks as it cures and hairline cracks are common and usually pose no problems. However...