homeowners: Fireplace Maintenance and Safety Education - 06/18/21 08:01 AM
Is your fireplace safe?A fireplace is a comfortable place for the family to gather around during a cold winter. Statistics show that fireplaces and chimneys cause over 23,000 serious domestic fires every year in the United States, resulting in over $110 Million in property damages and tens of fatalities.  These statistics show the importance of the annual chimney inspection.
The Chimney Saftey Institute of America(CSIA)  http://www.csia.org  states that even homeowners who do not use their fireplace should invest in an annual chimney inspection. This is because the home's other heating appliances release toxic fumes through the chimney and when it is clogged … (2 comments)

homeowners: Is Your Home Safe with Radon? - 06/07/21 05:19 AM
 On January 13, 2005, the Surgeon General of the United States issued a Health Advisory warning Americans about the health risk from exposure to radon in indoor air. The Nation’s Chief Physician urged Americans to test their homes to find out how much radon they might be breathing. He also stressed the need to remedy the problem as soon as possible when the radon level is 4 pCi/L or more. He noted that more than 20,000 Americans die of radon-related lung cancer each year.
 The World Health Organization (WHO) recognizes radon as a serious health risk. WHO, in collaboration with EPA … (3 comments)

homeowners: Residential Home Inspections: Know The Details - 05/12/21 07:59 AM
What Are The Benefits of a Home Inspection?Buying a home is a significant investment. It’s essential to take the time to find a reputable and trustworthy home inspector before you close on a property. Ever been in a situation where you’ve had to call someone for help, or you’ve been in an accident? If so, you know how terrible it can be to have to deal with those unexpected costs. Having a home inspection done by a qualified inspector can help you save thousands of dollars. It can also give you peace of mind knowing that your home does not have … (0 comments)

homeowners: Asbestos: Facts and Tips for Home Inspectors and Homeowners - 01/19/21 08:59 AM
What Is Asbestos?
Asbestos is a mineral fiber that can be positively identified only with a special type of microscope. There are several types of asbestos fibers. In the past, asbestos was added to a variety of products to strengthen them and to provide heat insulation and fire resistance. InterNACHI inspectors can supplement their knowledge with the information offered in this guide. 
How Can Asbestos Affect Human Health?
From studies of people who were exposed to asbestos in factories and shipyards, we know that breathing high levels of asbestos fibers can lead to an increased risk of lung cancer in the forms of mesothelioma, … (0 comments)

 
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