Archive by Author
IFTTT LOGO - Today's Home Inspector Marketing Images

How To Get A Free Personal Assistant

Everyday tasks are boring – let’s face it. I’m talking about the copy/paste tasks of social media production, email that includes redundant or responsive text and even checking on the weather! What if you had help with these, and dozens of other office and production tasks, For Free! Introducing IFTTT – a service that lets […]

Comments ( 0 )
SafeHome Inspection - Pigs Fly - And other real estate tales.

Pigs Fly and Open Houses Are Necessary to Sell Homes

Post by SafeHome Inspections. Another great post by Bill Gassett.

Comments ( 0 )
How to air seal the wall cavity and prevent improper insulation install.

5 Things The Seller Can Do To Prepare For A Home Inspection

Each week handymen across the country earn great money repairing homes under contract for sellers who listed their “not ready for prime time” home. There are literally dozens of issues I find each week that, if repaired in time, could have saved the seller hard earned cash. Most repairs are simple and could have been […]

Comments ( 0 )
Real Estate Reality - FSBO

I Have a Property Disclosure Statement – Do I Need a Home Inspection

I received a note from a potential client last month. It went like this: Hi Gary -I’ve been looking for a home for months now and finally settled with the seller. It’s being offered by a FSBO (for sale by owner) and the seller has been truly wonderful to work with. They’ve invited me in […]

Comments ( 0 )
SafeHome Inspection Fire Safety Inspections

4 Winter Home Safety Tips to Live By – Space Heaters

Fire hazards are greater in the winter months. Here are 4 health/safety tips to remember. Watch the video below. Stay safe and warm when it’s cold outside: 1: Keep items at least 3 feet away from space heaters. 2: Maintain your heating system. Have it professionally inspected early in the fall/winter season. 3: Change your […]

Comments ( 0 )
HowHouseWorks

How to Maintain Your Tankless Water Heater – Annual Descale Flush

  Do you own a tankless water heater? You should flush it annually. Here are some basic steps. The pump and hoses will cost less than $100. HINT :: This is much easier than you think! What you’ll need: 1- submersible pump (about $75 bucks) 1- set of washing machine hose (about $10 – $15 […]

Comments ( 0 )

20 Things to Consider Beyond the Home Inspection

Now that we’ve given your place a thorough inspection let’s take the purchase decision a step further. Here are 20 things to consider when buying a home.   Home-Buying Checklist: 20 Things to Consider Beyond the Inspection [Tweet “Here are 20 things you should consider “after” you’re finished with the home inspection.”]

Comments ( 0 )
Lead Paint

Lead Based Paint

If it’s red – there’s lead! We tested this window last week. Are you buying an older home (prior to 1978)? Your real estate agent will ask you to sign a lead paint disclosure statement (An EPA-approved information pamphlet on identifying and controlling lead-based paint hazards) encouraging you to consider having your home tested for […]

Comments ( 0 )
Page 1 of 1912345...10...Last »