Why It’s Important To Have A Home Inspected
Having a home inspected is important for several reasons, including: Safety: A home inspection can uncover potential safety hazards such as faulty wiring, carbon monoxide leaks, and mold growth. Identifying these issues early can help prevent accidents and protect the...
The truth about ice dams and icicles.
During my career as a certified home inspector on Long Island I often get questioned on ice dams so I will try to explain them as best as I can. While clogged gutters definitely don't help they usually are not the main cause of ice dams. Ice dams form when the upper...
Home buying, the smart way
Your down payment is in the bank and you’re pre-approved for a mortgage. You’re all ready to start looking at homes. Here are some tips for home buying the smart way: Don’t go it alone. Some tech-savvy buyers like to use the Internet and mobile apps to search for...
Your home-buying wish list
What are the features you want to see in your next home? The National Association of Realtors surveyed home buyers nationwide on the home features that are most important to them. Here’s what they found:
A fun and safe backyard barbecue
Do you love to barbecue during the summer months? Who doesn’t! Before you get started on your next BBQ, review these important safety tips.
Stay safe while enjoying grilling season
It’s grilling season! Follow these tips for a safe and enjoyable barbecue:
Making the most of your square footage
Moving into your first home? You’re probably wondering how to make the most of your square footage. Here are some tips:
The safety risks of using space heaters
Space heaters can be a great way to warm up at home or at the office. But are you aware of the safety risks of using them? Here are some tips for using space heaters safely.
Four ways home sellers can prepare for an inspection
Selling a home? Here’s how to prepare for a pre-purchase inspection.
Do you have a home inventory?
Moving into a new home? It’s a great time to update or create a home inventory.
Three important steps in the home buying process
If you’re buying a home, here are three important steps in the buying process you don’t want to skip: