This blog site contains information about property inspections and areas of interest in Brentwood, TN; Franklin, TN; Nashville, TN; and Davidson and Williamson Counties of Middle Tennessee.
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Please Be Patient... As a home inspector, I never could understand the "RAH, RAH" events at many of the National conventions put on by many of the top real estate companies. Yes, the speakers are great, the downtime is good and the education is phenomenal but the comradery and the opportuni...
Meeting of the Minds... Home inspectors. Some folks swear at them, others swear by them. Being one, I can totally understand the wide range of feelings toward brick kickers. As in all trades and services, it goes without saying, there are good and bad. Since Sunday, I have been holed up...
Communication... Of all the gifts that are avilable to mankind, the most valuable gift is communication. It is difficult to get into the hearts and minds of others. The only way that mere humans can understand is through the art of communication whether it be through electronic means or old...
Friday's Photoz... As most folks know, I do like fooling around with photography. Needless to say, like so many others across the country, I am waiting for spring with baited breath. So I dug into my archives and took a break with photoshop. I hope you enjoy the results... 😄
What is Wrong with this Panel? The vast majority of states now require home inspectors to be licensed. Tennessee is one of those states. However; the Standards of Care will vary as each licensed State has adopted or modified the Standards of Practice from either ASHI, NAHI or InterNACHI. For the ...
Roof Algae -- Not a DIY Job... It's generally not necessary to power-wash shingle roofs when it comes to simple tasks like removing ordinary dirt and leaves. In most cases, broom sweeping or a rinse with a garden hose usually does the trick. However; the exception to the rule are roofs that have ...
Monday Morning Motivator ~ & Some Points to Ponder 2.18.13 Start by doing what is necessary; then do what is possible; and suddenly you are doing the impossible. - Saint Francis of Assisi I can only speak for myself, but I have heard this saying paraphrased by many motivational speakers. As ...
www.chi-tn.com Every now and then, we need a facelift. Having looked at my tired, frumpy, out-of-date I realized if I didn't like it, neither would my customers.For those of you are into DYI, it was time to crash, bash and smash and do a total make-over. It all started with the domai...
How Mobile Friendly Is YOUR Site? Let's face it folks, today mobile sites rule. If your site is not mobile friendly, folks searching for your product or services will move on leaving you, your site and services in a cloud of digital dust. The definition of mobile friendly is simple. If ...
These Simple Devices Can Save Your Life... According to National Electric Commission, more than 300 people in US are killed annually due to electrocution. Ground Fault Circuit Interrupters were introduced in 1970's to prevent electrocution. As of 1991, the National Electrical Codes (NEC) has requ...