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. […]

Check for Termites Home Inspector tip of the week

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Home Inspections and Termite Inspections are Different.   Home Inspectors in AZ are supposed to look for damage, Termites can cause real damage to a home and in this area. Because of the number of termite colonies per acre, the question is more of When will you have termites, not will you have them. Home Inspectors […]

Trip AFCI’s and GFI’s, Monthly Tip of the week

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NEWS FLASH Devices with built in test buttons can and will fail. That is why they are designed to be tested. I am talking about two electrical devices Ground fault Circuit interrupters (GFCI) and Arc Fault Circuit Interrupters (AFCI) When I am performing a home inspection I will test these devices to make sure they […]

Check Siding for Evidence of Decay, Cracking, or Insect Damage

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Regular maintenance keeps your siding looking new and lasting longer against the elements and unwanted pests. No one want bugs in their home. Cracks and openings in the siding provide them easy access. As a home inspector & general contractor, I see cracks in walls on a daily basis while performing inspections, some are common, […]

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