Mike inspects the house, agrees there’s a problem, tears everything open to show what was done wrong or could have been done better, and then says he’ll “make it right”.
We’ve compiled a list of the best home inspection photos from 2011 for you viewing pleasure.
While black stains on roofs are a cosmetic issue, moss growth is more than just cosmetic. Not only does moss look terrible on roofs, it will also shorten the life of the roof covering and possibly lead to roof leaks.
Black roof stains won’t damage the shingles and won’t make your roof leak, but if you don’t like the look of these stains, you can clean your roof with some basic supplies that you probably already have at home.
Tankless water heaters are sexy. They take up less floor space, they provide an endless flow of hot water, they’re environmentally conscious… and they’re really expensive.
You’ve lit your candles, you’re turned on some Enya, you’ve poured yourself a glass of wine, and you’ve filled your tub with hot water… oh wait. You’re out of hot water, and your tub isn’t even halfway full. Bad times.
If you’re planning to sell your home and you have a whirlpool tub, take the time to clean the system out, especially if you never use it. If a bunch of black gunk comes out of the jets when the home inspector tests the system in front of the buyers, they’re really going to be grossed out with your bathroom.
There’s a prevailing myth in the real estate industry that a townhouse inspection is far easier than a single family home, takes less time, and uncovers fewer defects. False, false, and false.