Buyers hire inspectors to check the condition of the house when they are serious about purchasing it. This gives them better bargaining power. It also gives them confidence about the condition of the house. The buyer’s inspector scrutinizes the house for every major/ minor defect. Sellers also have the option of getting the house checked … Continue reading Pre-Inspection of a House
Is there ever a time when you need more than one inspector to examine your home? Let’s face it. There are so many separate components and systems, like the electrical system, plumbing, heating and cooling, the roof, the foundation, and on it goes. Whether you’re buying or selling a home, don’t … Continue reading Is Hiring a Home Inspector Enough?
When you hire a home inspector, he’ll look at the wood structures of a home, such as floors, walls, doors and windows. Those areas are among the most likely to have problems. Wood rot and insect damage are two key problems your inspector will look for. Where wood door frames touch the concrete … Continue reading A Home Inspection Will Find Wood Rot and Insect Damage
You’ve got your heart set on the home you want to buy, and you’ve hired a reputable home inspector to check it out for you. You’re worried he’ll find problems, and you don’t know what to do about it. But finding problems is his job. He gives you a comprehensive report on the condition … Continue reading What If Your Home Inspector Finds Problems with the Home You Want to Buy?
Everyone dreams of having a house of their own and for many this is the largest investment they would make in a lifetime. But all imaginings of a perfect home can go sour if you have overlooked a simple yet necessary step before you seal the purchase deal – home inspection. An inspection of … Continue reading Importance of a Home Inspection before Buying