Category: Seasonal Tips

Protect Your Furnace With an Annual Inspection

Protect Your Furnace With an Annual Inspection

If your furnace isn’t working properly—or worse, if it stops working altogether during the winter—it could cause the temperature inside your to suddenly plummet. In addition to making your home uninhabitable, a sudden drop in temperature can cause plumbing pipes to freeze and burst. Malfunctioning furnaces can also result in carbon monoxide leaks, which can… Read more »

Keep an Eye out for These Telltale Signs of Termite Damage

Keep an Eye out for These Telltale Signs of Termite Damage

Are you in the process of buying a new home or commercial property? One of the things you’re going to want to look out for before you commit to it is termites. Termites can wreak havoc on the structure of a home or business, and cause serious problems if left unchecked. Depending on how bad… Read more »

Is Your HVAC System Ready for Warm Weather?

The season of ice cream, beach trips and turning up the AC, summer is here, and each year the average household spends a little over $2,000 on energy bills. If you’re looking to reduce these costs while keeping cool, here are a couple tips to make sure your HVAC system in shape during the summer… Read more »

Most Common Problems Found during Home Inspections

Standard home inspections have the potential to uncover a vast amount of problems with any property, but some are more common than others. Even if a property seems perfect on the outside, there could be a long list of issues that you may only find out about after the inspection is complete. While obviously not… Read more »

A Home Inspection During the Winter Months

Home inspections for the winter season

Winter brings a plethora of obstacles when it comes to your home. By this, we mean that the winter weather can bring some difficult problems to your home if you don’t take care of them properly. The cold weather combined with snow can have an effect on your home and your home’s utilities. Having a… Read more »

Is My Home Infested with Insects?

The summer brings out the bugs, unfortunately. Your home can be susceptible to wood-eating insects in the summer months, and it’s very important to be vigilant under these circumstances. A home inspection for wood-eating insects is crucial if you don’t want these pests to destroy the foundation of your home.  Here are some ways to… Read more »