Home inspection

5 Top Trends in Container Gardening

2016-08-19T06:04:38-05:00Home inspection|

Gardening is a peaceful activity that eases tension, reduces overall stress and promotes longevity. One long-term study found that daily gardening reduces the risk for both dementia and Alzheimer's disease. With all of these benefits, there are ample reasons why people of all ages and lifestyles should start digging in the dirt. You don't need

40 Years of Urban Forests Making Cities Safer

2016-08-12T05:39:46-05:00Home inspection|

Apple computers, the rock band U2, “Rocky” and two national football teams — of all the things that turn 40 in 2016, none have transformed the American landscape as definitively and beautifully as the Arbor Day Foundation’s Tree City USA program. Since its inception with partners from the National Association of State Foresters and the United States

7 Simple Steps for Summer Lawn Prep

2016-08-05T09:35:07-05:00Home inspection|

If you’re a part of the nearly 90 percent of Americans who believe it’s important to have a well-maintained yard, you and your backyard will appreciate these seven simple steps for tending to your natural turf  summer lawn with minimal effort. According to Grass Seed USA, a coalition of American grass seed farmers and academics,

Does Your Door Lock Protect?

2016-07-29T01:42:55-05:00Home inspection|

From self-driving cars to Snapchat, digital technology continues to transform almost every aspect of our lives. While these big-ticket smart items make the headlines, many homeowners are more interested in how smart technology can be used to increase their level of home security. Today, advanced image sensors, indoor video cameras and DIY security hubs allow

Empty Attic Into New Living Space

2016-07-22T06:15:23-05:00Home inspection|

When your family outgrows your home's available space, moving to bigger digs isn't always the best option. Maybe you really love your current home. Perhaps you can't find a bigger home in your price range in the area of your choice like the attic. Whatever your reason for staying in place, expanding the home you

Top Energy-efficient Housing Features Every Homebuyer Should Know

2016-07-08T02:08:22-05:00Home inspection|

Most Americans want an energy-efficient home, and they’re willing to make the necessary changes to help improve efficiency, whether it’s changing their habits or buying more energy-efficient appliances. But reducing energy bills and making your home more efficient doesn’t just begin with remembering to switch off lights in empty rooms or paying top-dollar for newer

New Home Improvement Trends

2016-07-01T02:27:03-05:00Home inspection|

New Home Improvement Trends For Your Property Investment When you’re in the process of buying or building a home, you’re constantly researching trends and technology that will set your home apart. Fast forward a few years and you probably don’t have your finger on the pulse of home advancements like before. 6 home improvement trends

Home Inspectors Usually Look Into

2015-08-11T05:01:38-05:00Home inspection|

Common Things Home Inspectors Usually Look Into   Are you out in the market to sell your home, then a home inspector is what you need to check out your home and here are the most common things home inspectors usually look into. Generally, the primary task of home inspectors is to examine and determine

Checklist Items

2015-08-04T02:58:19-05:00Home inspection|

Home Inspector Checklist Items Home inspections generally vary across states, cities, and countries. For example, home inspections in California may be different in scope when compared to home inspections in New York. Inspections in the US may differ from inspections in the UK. Sometimes it is because there are different types of home inspectors. However,