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If there is one thing about new construction this Connecticut home inspector knows is that all new homes need inspections. Unfortunately most new construction home buyers seem blissfully unaware of this little fact. After all the home is brand, shiny new. Oh and it's been inspected by the town ...
The most common ancillary home inspection service in my area is radon testing. I would estimate close to half of my customers opt to test the home they are purchasing for the presence of the gas. This spring I have received several requests for retesting homes after an initial test by a buyers ho...
A common adage I have heard about concrete is; You can count on concrete to do two things; 1) Get hard and 2) crack. Some cracking is normal, but too much can be a sign of trouble. Recently I found a concrete masonry wall with some concerning cracks. The wall was built in the common "one over two...