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Name: kufongo eme Email Address: sceba2001@yahoo.fr Subject: Dear Friend, IP: 41.207.197.36 Message: Dear Friend,I am Dr Kufongo Eme, one of the Personal Assistance to the late President Gnassingbe Eyadema of Togo. I will not like to waste your time.I am looking for someone to be my friend that ...
07/28/2008
Putting Public Safety First I get these up dates from tssa, you too can if you subscribe to them, this one is on gas lines coming into the couse or building below grade. Last yeasr we had a client that had the gas shut off the day she moved in because of this, we did not have any idea it was a c...
07/28/2008
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As home inspectors, we have some tricks for figuring out the age of a house. In newer subdivisions we pick up dates from manhole covers, sidewalks and curbs. This will give you an idea of when the subdivision was built. This obviously doesn't work in older neighborhoods.  Thermal pane windows usu...
07/27/2008
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Go to this link and check it ou, http://www.the-cma.org/?WCE=C=47|K=224217 you can at least try and get the unwanted mail, phone calls to stop or at least slow down, I did it and it seems to have worked, I got this info from my sister in law who like most of us does not have time for all the unwa...
07/24/2008
10 Most-Likely do-it-Yourselfer Mistakes The standard rule for do-it-yourself projects is that they will take twice as long and cost three times as much as you expected. Or maybe it's takes three times as long and cost twice as much. Either way, the reason is the same. DIYers make mistakes. Lots...
07/24/2008
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Use a Home Inspector for a Checkup Provides benefits of annual property check ups for homeowners. July 24th/ 2008 -- You don't have to be buying or selling a home to have a home inspection. A home inspector can assist you in giving your home an annual checkup. "It's like hav...
07/24/2008
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For termites in Toronto you'll want to call Aetna prior to your inspection their number is 416-469-4111.  Let them know you are doing a home inspection at such and such adr. and ask them if they could pls. check their database to tell you if that home or neighbouring homes have ever been treated ...
07/23/2008
During our inspection we will find a lot of floors that squeak, carpet, hardwood and resilient flooring will all at some time squeak. When this happens we will tell our clients about these screws that will tak care of this problem, here is the link to the web site and it does have videos on how t...
07/22/2008
Here is pretty good package of "free" info for continuing your education. Give it a look. You may wish to save this link in your files so you can retreive it later. As inspectors we are asked all kinds of questions and hopefully we can give our clients what they need.  http://www.free-ed.net/free...
07/22/2008
Renovating your home at age 30 What to expect. RENOVATING AT AGE 30 Up to age 30, houses are fairly predictable because of the standardization of building techniques and the predicted life expectancies of the major components of the house.  A knowledge of life expectancies is helpful but you are ...
07/22/2008
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