8 Important Issues Your Home Inspector Won’t Check Before completing a real estate deal you will want your prospective home to be inspected. This is the time to find any problems that may lead to future expensive home repairs. Your home inspector may not be able to tell you everything you need to know about
Get a Radon Test For Your Family’s Health and Peace of Mind! Radon is a transparent radioactive gas with no smell, taste or color. Radon is released when the uranium in soil and rocks decays over time. Radon is everywhere in the U.S. and is undetectable by the human senses. Radon gas enters through cracks
What To Consider When Hiring a Home Inspector First time home buyers are making one of the largest investments they will ever make. Scheduling a home inspection is one of the first steps to home ownership. Your real estate agent and the lender will encourage you to submit an offer contingent on a home inspection.
When Considering a Foreclosed Home, What Do You Need To Know? Foreclosed homes have certain issues arise that are unique and may need to be examined differently. A foreclosed property can be either an investment or a good value for your new home. When buying a foreclosed property, pay attention to these areas of concern.
Hiring a Qualified, Professional Home Inspector Will Save You Both Time & Money During the home buying process, realtors will advise homebuyers to hire a home inspector. This is an important step in the process of buying a home. Even though it is an added expense, it is one that will help you avoid costly
When evaluating your potential purchase, what should you be looking for in a home inspection? Buying a house is a large investment. An important step in this purchase is having the home inspected by a qualified home inspector. When getting a home inspection, what are some common problems found by a home inspector? Water Damage
What are the 5 Most Common Issues Found During a Home Inspection? Home Buyers hire home inspectors to examine their new home before the closing. Home Inspectors are trained professionals that will inspect numerous systems within the house to make sure it is in good physical condition and to identify any problems. A home inspection
Last month, our own Robb Johnson was interviewed as part of Lenihan Sotheby’s International Realty’s ongoing Perpectives series. During this interview, hosted by Realtor Greg Fleischaker, Robb discussed a few items that homeowners and buyers alike should keep an eye out for during home inspections. 1. Electrical Systems: “From a safety standpoint, we see a
HomeMD was featured on the Louisville Real Estate podcast on September 30, 2015 in a Home Inspections edition. Greg Fleischaker interviewed Robb Johnson to discuss pest inspections, radon and mold testing and analysis, thermal imaging inspections and energy audits. You can listen to the podcast here.
You might not know it, but the integrity of your roof and gutter system can pose serious risks to the rest of your home. That’s right, something as simple as clogged gutters can lead to major foundation damage that will endanger your home, personal belongings and most importantly, your family’s health. Anything and everything from