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Use of R-22 to be stopped Jan 2019, here is a replacement

[caption id="attachment_1175" align="alignnone" width="1616"] label showing R-22 refrigerant[/caption] R22 (also called HCFH-22) has been the standard refrigerant used in air conditioners for many years. The problem with this refrigerant is that it

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Why You Should Ask Your Home Inspector To Refer You To An Agent

[caption id="attachment_889" align="alignnone" width="424"] Got ethics question - word abstract in vintage letterpress wood type with a cup of coffee[/caption] Usually, when someone is beginning the process of purchasing a home, they first choose th

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New Construction Home Inspections: Are They Necessary?

[caption id="attachment_1125" align="alignnone" width="1200"] Newly constructed home[/caption]   In the midst of the last recession that crippled the U.S. real estate economy, new construction home inspections virtually disappeared. For seve

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Steps To Take When A Pipe Bursts In Your Home

[caption id="attachment_1111" align="alignnone" width="1295"] plumbing leak in crawl space, Ohio home inspector find[/caption] Owning a home is a huge commitment and can be a large expense (that pays off well in the long run), especially in the case

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The Types Of Commercial Inspections

  [caption id="attachment_995" align="alignnone" width="400"] Columbus Ohio commercial property assessment[/caption] Commercial home inspections are similar to the typical residential inspections most people are familiar with. Commercial hom

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What Is Thermal Bridging?

[caption id="attachment_688" align="alignnone" width="240"] Marysville Ohio home inspection thermal image[/caption] To put it simply, thermal bridging is what we call the movement of heat across an object that is more conductive than the objects sur

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Water Heater Maintenance

[caption id="attachment_1084" align="alignnone" width="320"] Flames on a water heater in Springfield Ohio home inspection[/caption] Replacing an aging water heater can be costly. Regardless of whether it’s because a replacement just isn’t in you

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Condo Inspections VS Home Inspections

  Though condos usually come with less responsibility and maintenance on the owner’s part, that certainly doesn’t mean you should skip the home inspection. A home inspection is just as necessary for a condo as it is for a full sized family

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Does A Licensed Home Inspector Equate to Superior Protection?

[caption id="attachment_1063" align="alignnone" width="907"] Licensed Stamp blue[/caption] A lot of people look at licensed home inspectors, and because of this licensing assume them to be more trustworthy and accurate because that person is license

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What Are Galvanized Pipes?

[caption id="attachment_1052" align="alignnone" width="320"] galvanized pipe and copper[/caption] There’s nothing like the charm of an older home, and most people purchasing an older property chose to enhance and modernize this charm with a remode

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