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Home Inspection Classes CA: Self-Paced Works

California residents thinking about a career in home inspection have more than just your average options. A growing education choice in any field, especially inspections, is self-paced. This doesn’t mean students are left to sink or swim. It only means that flexibility is integral to the program. So students can control how and when they […]

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How to Spot Common Material Defects

There are certain clues that material defects exist in any home. But clues are just the beginning. When you see irregularities such as foundation cracks, or bulging and deflection along a roof, interior or exterior walls, you’ve got a pretty clear indicator that something bigger might be lurking. According to InterNACHI, a material defect is […]

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How to Inspect Exterior Brick Veneer

Brick is one of the longest wearing home siding options available. Most brick can last 100 years or more, which makes it an attractive choice for home owners. But durability doesn’t mean it’s not without its potential problems. Most defects aren’t caused by early failure on the part of the bricks. They usually stem from […]

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Which Home Inspection Software Should You Use?

Paper reporting is so 20th Century. Computer-aided reporting has surpassed paper in efficiency and time saving. Plus, many software packages also include a business suite for managing everything, and not just producing reports. There’s no shortage of reporting software on the market, and NAHI lists several that could serve you and your business well. Here […]

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Use Home and Trade Shows to Bring in Customers

Home and trade shows put your face and brand on the home inspection industry. Most home owners have at least a moderate understanding of what you do. But there’s a lot more than they don’t know. A busy show is your opportunity to get the word out. You can promote your business and fix your […]

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