Frequently Asked Questions2017-11-30T14:44:00-07:00

Frequently Asked Questions

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When Should You Schedule Your Home Inspection?2018-03-24T08:08:41-06:00

So you are buying a house and you think you found the perfect one. Well to start, Congratulations! Although your realtor will be guiding you through the process as well, we want to give you a quick rundown on when you should schedule your home inspection.

10 Most Common Home Inspection Problems of 20172018-03-24T08:07:13-06:00

Ever wonder what home inspections look for and what are the normal things home inspectors discover?  We have compiled all our inspection stats from 2017, and have a list of the 10 most common home inspection problems.

How do you know if your roof is leaking?2017-11-30T18:08:42-07:00

Sometimes roof leaks are obvious…

Other times they are subtle. If water is not pouring down into your living room currently, then you might be ok…  This “alien looking” roof leak was found by our inspector, Joe, while performing a rental home inspection. This is definitely an extreme example, but even subtle warping and rippling of ceiling drywall can be a tell-tale sign of a roof leak. Even worse, drywall is the last layer before entering the home, so there is a good chance your roof sheathing and insulation have water damage as well.  Check out some pictures and tips in this article to help you discover signs your roof may be leaking.

When should you clean your gutters?2017-11-30T18:07:03-07:00

An unpleasant,