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Building a Successful Home Inspection Business

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January is National Radon Action Month

The Environmental Protection Agency has designated January as National Radon Action Month. According to recent reports from the EPA and World Health Organization, radon gas is responsible for approximately 20,000 deaths in the U.S. and 100,000 deaths worldwide each year. This … Continue reading

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Collusion between real estate agents and home inspectors

By Barry Stone 12/23/2011 Basically, there are two kinds of real estate agents: Advocates and hucksters. Advocates are the honorable standard bearers of a profession that is often unfairly maligned. Advocates are those who represent the best interests of their … Continue reading

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Something To Consider Before Hiring A Home Inspector

Congratulations! You just made a purchase agreement on what you hope will be your dream home. Now you are in your five to ten day grace period where you are allowed to practice due diligence and you are now looking … Continue reading

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Honest Home Inspector Calls It As He Sees It

PRLog (Press Release) – Oct 29, 2011 – I don’t care too much for your report – You are too nitpicky – You are a deal killer – You scared my clients away from a perfectly good house – We … Continue reading

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Buying Foreclosures Deal or no Deal?

Buyers and would-be investors often look to foreclosure sales to find real estate bargains. But newcomers to this market could find some unpleasant surprises if they go in blind. To get the best deal when buying foreclosures, all homes should … Continue reading

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No Place Like Home: Fire safety week and your fireplace

Oct. 9 through 15 is National Fire Safety Week in the United States. Over the  years, fire safety week has usually been associated with outdoor fires, forest  fires and so on. This year, I would like to provide you with … Continue reading

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Gutters and Downspouts – Their Important Role

The kids are back in school and that means summer’s over in Indiana. Fall is here and soon we’ll be climbing up our roofs and cleaning out the gutters before the fall leaves begin their damage. But just how much … Continue reading

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The Value of a Home Inspection For Current Homeowners

Why current home owners should obtain a professional home inspection. Continue reading

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Angie’s List: Home inspections not just for buying/selling WTHR 13

How a home inspection can help home owners as well as buyers. Continue reading

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