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  • How Regulated Home Inspection Could Help You

    Posted by: Eric Van Riesen |

    How Regulated Home Inspection Could Help You

    The excitement of becoming a homeowner often makes people forget the basics. One of the prerequisites before buying a house is having it inspected. As an instrumental part of the homebuying process, a home inspection can save you a lot of time and money in the long run, as it will help you trace any problems lurking in places you can’t see.

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  • THE FACTS ABOUT CLOTHES DRYER EXHAUST SYSTEMS

    Posted by: Elementary Home Inspections |

    The leading cause of home clothes dryer and washer fires is failure to clean them. Home Inspectors and Hazards I am confident most home inspectors would put recognizing potential hazards in a house at the top of their list of priorities. Nevertheless, not everyone realizes the hazards presented by the clothes dryer exhaust system. All too often, dryer exhausts ducts are not given due respect. They receive little to no consideration in the design stage, are often installed haphazardly, and are seldom maintained. Once installed, the ducts are rarely given another thought. Current lax attitudes about dryer exhaust ducts need to change! Home…

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