Dryer Vent Problems

Dryer Vent Problems House fires caused by dryers are far more common than are generally believed.  According to the National Fire Protection Agency, fires caused by dryers in 2005 were responsible for approximately 13,775 house fires, 418 injuries, 15 deaths, and $196...

Shingles, Shingles, Shingles

                                This year we have had some serious storms that really had the potential to cause damage to our homes.  During a recent inspection,  I discovered a roof that...

What in the World is a High Loop?

Most homes I inspect are equipped with dishwashers. I didn’t know how much a dishwasher would spoil you until I had one. I love the convenience of rinsing the dishes and loading up the dishwasher. Unfortunately, most homes I inspect do not utilize a high loop during...

Is air leaking from an attic hatch a big deal?

  August is known for its  hot and humid weather.  This year is shaping up to not disappoint. With all the home inspections we conduct, we also include a thermal scan. While conducting an inspection this week, I was using my infrared camera around an attic...