Common Defects Found in Older Homes

  New homes aren’t perfect, but older homes sometimes have special issues. And some of those issues carry a health or safety risk. All hazards are important, but you should be especially aware of those that commonly plague houses built before the mid 1980s. Here are a few of the things that you should watch […]

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How to Leverage Social Media for Your Home Inspection Business

Even in what is being referred to as an improving economy, small business owners and independent contractors must leverage every possible competitive advantage. And today, “competitive advantage” means social media. But how can a small shop, independent operator or solopreneur compete with the big boys on social? Here’s how you can leverage what some call […]

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Are Point-of-Sale Inspections a Burden on the Market?

The real benefit that home inspectors provide could get lost in city ordinances. View image|gettyimages.com   Home inspections are important, there’s no denying that. But what about mandatory point-of-sale inspections that are carried out by the city? That could be something altogether different. While it might seem like more inspections could only be a good […]

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