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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 […]

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Cool Ways to Save

SEE THESE Cool Ways to Save $ This Season

Cool Ways to Save with ENERGY STAR infographic

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Eleven Words Guaranteed To Generate Killer Search Engine Traffic and Clicks

Eleven Words Guaranteed To Generate Killer Search Engine Traffic and Clicks

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Indoor Air Quality

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How Your House Works

Attention first time home buyers! I always include helpful hints, maintenance tips and how to advice with every home inspection. Whether you’re building, buying or selling I share my 40+ years experience. For the next 30 Days (March 16, 2014 till April 15, 2014) I’ll include a free copy of How Your House Works to […]

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Non-vented Fireplaces

I assume when the fireplace industry named them “Vent-Free” the move was to play upon the term “free”. I’d like to offer you this opportunity to watch a short video (with Quiz) and to read this article by Dr Allison Bailes. I often quote Dr Bailes  here on Real Estate Reality and do so again: Yeah, […]

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2 Reasons Why Frost is Forming in My Attic?

I got a call from a past inspection client this morning. He has a valid concern: frost forming and water dripping from his decking – inside his attic. The frost forming in his attic is basic building science. 1) Super cold temps (frigid air)  are present in your attic and mixing with 2) Warm moist air […]

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Re-Inspections

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