The prospect of a home inspection before selling a house can be a little unnerving for some home-owners. The main reason behind it is the fear of the home inspection report revealing negative aspects of the house and derailing a good sale. However, most of these fears are unfounded and
Get to know the signs of drainage problems early on so you can save yourself from spending thousands of dollars on home renovation and repair. Drainage problems, if left unchecked, can slowly cause serious structural damage without you knowing it until it’s too late. Although you don’t have to be
A termite infestation can cause substantial damage to your home or business property if it is not detected and treated in time. So, if you are contemplating having your home inspected for any possible termite infestation, you’ve taken that first crucial step in safeguarding it against this menace. To be
Homeowners seeking to protect their investment understand the value of routine building maintenance and inspections. It’s more than just the cosmetics and appearance of the house, regular building inspections allow you to know with confidence that the structural integrity of the building is intact. Property owners benefit in various ways
Curiosity and doubt come naturally to human mind. We worry about the quality of the clothes when we go to buy them and so conduct a thorough check. It is the same when shopping for groceries, buying a pet, a car, or pretty much anything that we spend money on.
How to use a pre-purchase building inspection report to seal a deal So, you plan to buy a house and you have a property in mind that ticks all the boxes. Everyone suggests, rightly so, to get a pre-purchase building inspection done. After all, buying a property is a once
Murphy’s Law states that whatever can go wrong, will go wrong. Anything can go wrong, even with a well thought-out building plan, and very likely will. When it’s time to either chase down the parties who are accountable or protect yourself from the damage caused by an error, you’ll need
A building is a significant investment, but it can be risky. Complications may appear during the construction process, and errors might be left unchecked. No matter how reputable a building contractor can be, letting a building project run without a means to monitor every stage is poor management. This is