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The Truth About Price Per Square Foot

I’m interested in educating the public about the fallacies of only looking at price per square foot because it can lead to inaccuracies when estimating the value of your home, especially when you use it to arrive at an asking price for your home.

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Wood Handbook

Construction Coaching – Wet Lumber

:: Nail Pops – Interior Trim Cracks – Bowed Stud Walls :: These conditions could have very little to do with the quality of the sub-contractors and more to do with how the builder stored his lumber during construction, the temp and moisture level present at the time the frame is being built and how […]

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SEER Rating MAP

New 2015 SEER Rating on Air Conditioners

Well, DOE is at it again. As of January 1, 2015 A/C manufacturers are being asked to increase the efficiency to 14 SEER. However, if you live in certain climate zones your builder may not be required to install a higher efficiency systems. That’s because folks in colder climates don’t use an air conditioner as […]

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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 Here are 20 things you should consider “after” you’re finished with the home inspection. Click To Tweet

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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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Gary Smith - Home Inspector - Brandon, MS

What is That White Powdery Stuff on My Brick Wall?

We know that efflorescence is a fine, white, powdery deposit (see photo at right) of water-soluble salts left on the surface of masonry as the water evaporates. These efflorescent salt deposits tend to appear at the worst times, usually about a month after the building is constructed, and sometimes as long as a year after […]

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fieldphoto

Another Madison County MS Dream Coming True

Post tension slabs in MS are popular and one of the strongest monolithic pours on the market. Learn more about post tension construction, foundation construction and custom building call me @ 601-454-5559.

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CManagement

Life’s Soup Bowl All Boils Down to Trust

In early November-2013, in Las Vegas, NV, there’s a student competition underway. The ad goes something like this: ABC’s Construction Management Competition (CMC) is a hallmark competition that promotes careers in construction management.  In addition to providing a significant learning opportunity, the competition fosters an environment that will bring out the best in each team; encourage dialogue among […]

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