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Well its only May 21st, 2010 and what a crazy year it has been. We've been incredibly busy, inspecting, writing reports adn trying to enjoy some of this gorgeous Maine Spring Weather! I am glad to see folks out there looking and buying. My daugher and her fiance actually bought this year. It was ...
05/21/2010
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We've actaully been very busy from late winter through the sping and Today I experience a day without ample report writing required nor an inspection... Next week is shaping up despite me TRYING to schedule the 3rd off as well for a LONG weekend... some time to relax... don't get me wrong, I love...
06/27/2009
There are a couple of electrical panels out there that immediately draw our attention as professionals: FEDERAL PACIFIC - STAB LOK = a unique circuit breaker panel that has a very poor history and some substantial complaints. we recommend further evaluation by a licensed electrician for likely re...
04/01/2009
Without going into too much detail, A LOT of Maine homes (and others) have older wiring still in operation. This includes Knob n Tube, ungrounded, metal conduit, and cloth covered (ungrounded)... Often a mix of these and newer romex wiring... two prong receptacles swapped out for newer three pron...
02/15/2009
This winter has not been kind to roofs, particularly here in Maine. I am sure other parts of the country are feeling it too... We are seeing an unprecendented amount of snow and ice on roofs. the Ice damming is 4-8" thick or more on some homes. When this ice freezes, it backs moisture up under th...
02/04/2009
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The State of Maine has no regulation for Home Inspectors... that is unfortunate in some ways, but there are various Professional Associations to belong to... each with their own benefits and drawbacks. I've chose to belong to NACHI which is the InterNational Association of Certified Home Inspecto...
12/15/2008
Inspecting oil tanks has always been a visual thing... yes/no it's leaking, its rusted, its leaning.... etc... but how much could we really tell about the life expectancy left in an oil tank just by looking at it... NOT MUCH that is for sure... Today we have a new tool... I love tools/gadgets... ...
11/03/2008
Ten Tips to Speed Up Your Home Inspection http://www.inspectorlocator.com/  Sellers can speed their home inspection by following these suggestions. The inspection will go smoother, with fewer concerns to delay closing. Confirm that water, electric and gas service are on, with gas pilot lights bur...
03/13/2007
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3 Deadly Mistakes Every HomeBuyer should avoid. CLICK HERE to download the brochure.   Deadly Mistake #1: Thinking you can't afford it.   Today, buying the home of your dreams is easier than ever before.  Many people who thought that buying the home they wanted was simply out of their reach are n...
03/13/2007
I've been doing this for over five years now and I could not be more happier. There will always be homes to be purchased and people buying them. I hope to be helping those people for a long time to come. There are a lot of hidden defects out there... and while I or any inspector cannot find them ...
03/12/2007
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