A Safe Home for the Holidays

Now is the time to create a home safety plan to keep the holidays happy and carefree. The end of daylight saving time at the beginning of November brings an earlier nightfall. To keep your home bright and cheerful, use a sensor to switch outdoor lighting on and off. Add more lighting around trees, walkways…

Getting in Hot Water During Home Inspections

While a house inspection is a necessary step in the home buying process, you can use this time to your advantage. An inspector will show you important details about your potential new home — knowledge that can save you headaches later. The water heater is one such element. Overall Condition Accompany the inspector on her…

Showing Good Faith Through Inspection Results

As a seller, you are not obligated to have your home inspected before you put it on the market. It’s still a good idea to do so, though. Being transparent about the state of your house with potential buyers can go a long way toward building a trusting relationship with them. Transparency Most people who…

Radon Tests Affordable and Convenient

The expense and inconvenience of tests are radon myths that keep people from having their homes tested. Thankfully, radon tests do not cost an arm and a leg. Not to mention that these tests take at most a week to conduct with most of it spent waiting. For about $15, you can buy a short-term…

Make the Most of Home Inspection

A home inspection is a necessary part of the process of buying a new residence. It can benefit you in multiple ways and help you become a more informed buyer. Here is an important way you can make the most of a home inspection and how it helps you. Join the Inspector Some inspectors like…