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Chris Scott is an ASHI certified home inspector with multiple years of experience in home inspections, blower door testing, duct leakage testing, and Boulder Rental License Inspections. Chris is also the Website Coordinator for Scott Home Inspection.

Industry Partner Spotlight: Todd Smith with Equity Colorado Real Estate

By |2022-08-30T13:37:03-06:00August 30th, 2022|Agent Spotlight|

Todd Smith is a real estate agent with the Foothills Team at Equity Colorado Real Estate. Over the years, he has had extensive experience as an investor, buying and selling properties all over the the Denver and Foothills areas of Colorado. His unique background has given him the knowledge and expertise to help his clients make the most sound and informed decisions when purchasing or selling a home.

Could AeroBarrier Save You Money On Your Next Build?

By |2022-06-01T14:03:17-06:00June 1st, 2022|Blower Door Testing, Energy Code Info|

If you have been a builder in Colorado over the last 10 years, you know firsthand how tight the energy codes have gotten over the years. Every new version of the International Energy Conservation Code has added new hurdles to jump through. While everyone has a different opinion on these items, one thing is certain: [...]

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How Do Whole House Fans Work? The Pros and Cons

By |2022-04-21T12:54:58-06:00April 21st, 2022|Back to Basics, HVAC|

Whole house fans are still commonly found at our home inspections they come in a few different varieties. While most of them are very old units, many of them are still in working condition. There are also newer versions which we see on occasion as Colorado has a decent climate for a whole house fan [...]

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How To Pass A Denver Rental License Inspection

By |2022-04-01T10:30:31-06:00March 3rd, 2022|Denver Rental License|

The Denver Rental License program is slowly phasing into 2022. The city recently released its checklist and inspection guidebook which all the inspectors in the city will be using when performing this service. The program is robust and requires the inspector to check many areas of a rental unit for health and safety concerns. [...]

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Home Inspections In Centennial CO

By |2022-06-27T10:18:00-06:00January 17th, 2022|City Analysis|

About Centennial Centennial, Colorado is a suburb south of the Denver Metro area. It's well known for its close proximity to the city and to the Denver Tech Center, making it a great central location for commuting to work or downtown. Centennial is a fairly new city that was formed in 2001 [...]

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Industry Partner Spotlight: Lance Cayko (F9 Productions)

By |2022-01-14T13:23:55-07:00January 14th, 2022|Agent Spotlight|

Lance Cayko is a founding partner alongside Alex Gore at F9 Productions. F9 is a young and energetic team of architectural design professionals who have been in business since 2009. In our years of working with F9, we have found that they produce the highest quality buildings and designs, don't cut corners, and deliver the highest quality service.

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Lost Power In Your Bathrooms? Here’s The Fix!

By |2021-12-13T08:58:37-07:00December 13th, 2021|Back to Basics, Electrical|

Have you lost power in not one, but all of your bathrooms? Or maybe you have lost power in the outlets but the lights and fans still work? Or possibly, just the outlets and the lights above the vanity? This odd occurrence is easily explained but can be concerning if you don't understand the electrical [...]

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How Do I Locate My Main Water Shut Off?

By |2021-11-29T11:08:05-07:00November 29th, 2021|Back to Basics, Plumbing|

Water problems are some of the scariest issues to deal with as a homeowner. If a leak starts, you need to know how to jump into action before serious water damage occurs. One way to help prepare is to ensure you and your family know where the main water shut-off for the home is located. [...]

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Zillow Offers iBuyer Collapse – What This Means For Colorado Housing

By |2021-11-22T09:52:24-07:00November 15th, 2021|Ask Your Inspector, Industry Update|

Unless you have been ignoring the everyday news cycle, you've probably heard the story of Zillow's great rise and recent fall in the iBuyer real estate world. Zillow announced at the end of October that it would be completely closing its "Zillow Offers" division and would immediately stop buying homes. This included a layoff of [...]

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Boulder Vacation Rental License? What are the Requirements?

By |2021-11-29T13:11:45-07:00October 19th, 2021|Boulder Rental License|

The city of Boulder has a long history with rental licenses of different types. Most notably is their long-term rental license program that has been around in one form or another for half a decade. This program requires anyone looking to rent a home within the city of Boulder to obtain a rental license from [...]

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