Fun Household Tricks, Our Tip of the month

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¬†This month we have several quick and easy tips to help you around the house. If you are painting or hanging a picture, you will love these household tricks. Tired of your wrapping paper unrolling? Hate getting paint in the rim of the can and making the lid stick? Have extension cords that unplug while […]

Flushing Your Water Heater, Phoenix Home Inspection tip of the month

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Do you Flush Your Water Heater The water in the Phoenix area is very hard, therefore it is a good idea to flush your water heater on a regular basis to remove scale and debris from inside the tank. Here is a short video provided by your home inspector to help you perform this task. […]

Do You Have a Door That Won’t Stay Open – Home Inspection Tip of the week

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Do you have a door that won’t stay open or closes by itself all the time. This is a common issue we find on home inspections and it is not hard to fix. The first thing you want to do is check the hinges to see if they are loose. If the screws won’t tighten […]

Does Your Toilet Run All of The Time – Home Inspection Tip of the week

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When we perform home inspections in the Phoenix Metro area, we frequently come across toilets that run all the time. One thing that makes our inspection company different is we will fix this, if we can, as it is frequently a quick adjustment. Toilets that are improperly adjusted can waste thousands of gallons of water […]

Does Your Deadbolt Latch Properly – Home Inspection Tip of the week

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Most homes today have deadbolts installed on the front door, however, during home inspections we frequently discover they are not installed properly and unless corrected, can be opened without a key by simply placing something against the shaft like a knife or credit card and pushing the shaft back. The video below will show you […]

Going Green or Saving Green

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These days going green seems to be all the rage, but as an AZ Home Inspector, I see many homes that are blowing the energy (and therefore dollars) right out of the house. There are several simple and cost effective things you can do to improve the energy efficiency of your home and many of […]

Does Your Toilet Flapper Leak – Home Inspection Tip of the week

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Do you hear water running in the bathroom when no one is there? Has your water bill gone up unexpectedly? One issue we frequently find on home inspections in the Phoenix / Scottsdale area is bad toilet flappers or toilets that run when not in use. The following video will assist you in determining if […]

Maintain your AC Condenser – Home Inspection Tip of the week

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In order for you Air conditioning system to function properly, it needs to be maintained. This includes changing your filter on a monthly basis and more. When we perform home inspections, we frequently find condensers (the outside section of the AC system) that have damaged coils and / or are dirty with debris restricting air […]

MICHAEL MAHER IN TOWN FOR A TASTE of REFERRAL MASTERY

National best selling author Michael Maher will be in the Phoenix Area September 3-5 and YOU CAN SEE HIM FOR FREE Here is his schedule – SOME SPOTS ARE EXCLUSIVE FOR AGENTS IN AN OFFICE AND SOME ARE OPEN to all real estate agents. PLEASE USE ONE OF THE LINKS BELOW TO REGISTER SO WE […]

Tile Shower Pan leaks found at Home Inspection

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We test tile shower pans during our Arizona home inspections. One of the things that makes our home inspection company different is during the inspection, we will fill the shower pan with water to test for leaks. This may seem pretty simple but many inspectors simply do a visual examination and run the water for […]

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