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Home Inspection Nightmares of 2021

We started this two years ago, and it has now become a tradition – our annual review of home inspection nightmares. When we wrote our article about home inspection nightmares one year ago, we mentioned that 2020 gave us little to smile or laugh about. Who knew we would be saying much the same thing […]

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Indoor Air Quality

Most people are aware that one of the most important parts of the process when buying a home is the inspection. A qualified inspector will look at all aspects of the home – the structure, HVAC, plumbing and much more. One aspect of the inspection that most people don’t even consider is indoor air quality. […]

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Winter Home-Maintenance Tips

While the calendar might say that winter is a few weeks away, we’ve already felt the temperature dip into those rare, unusual and brief Florida cold snaps. And we all know we will experience more of it in the coming months. So, while we don’t experience winter in the same way as our friends up […]

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Common Home Inspection Issues

We often see some of the most unusual things when it comes to home inspections. In fact, in just two months, we will be presenting our annual home inspection nightmares. But for now, we want to focus on what are the most common problems we see when doing home inspections. At the top of this […]

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The Garage as a Fire Hazard

If you are like many homeowners, your garage serves two purposes. Your car or cars can sit in them. But it may also be the place where much of your home storage resides. That can be a potentially dangerous mix, especially when you consider the following. Most garage fires start because of an electrical malfunction, […]

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Another Active Hurricane Season

While North Central Florida has only had to deal with the flooding impacts of Elsa, we are witnessing the severe impacts being seen to our west and north from Ida. And we are only in the early part of the most active period of the hurricane season. With Larry having formed in the Atlantic on […]

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Why Should I Get a Wind-Mitigation Inspection?

There are a number of reasons for getting a home inspection, and there are also different types of inspections. The most common inspection deals with the buying or selling of a home. We’ve written about that often. There’s also the concept of getting an inspection before moving into a new home, and we’ve written about […]

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