Ten Items to Inspect Yourself

Ten Items to Inspect Yourself

Considering purchasing a home? There are a few simple issues you can inspect for yourself before bringing in your inspector for the full evaluation. They can often give you and your clients an idea of the state of overall maintenance of the house you are selling or...
Vermiculite Insulation

Vermiculite Insulation

Vermiculite Insulation Information Vermiculite is a type of insulation material that was installed in Canadian homes from as far back as the 1920’s until around 1990. It is odourless, extremely fire resistant, lightweight, easy to install and has excellent...
Energy Savings

Energy Savings

Saving Energy in your Home Most people don’t know how easy it is to make their homes run on less energy, and with the rising costs of energy, we have compiled this list to help save you in the long run. Drastic reductions in heating, cooling and electricity costs can...
Foundation Cracks

Foundation Cracks

Foundation Crack Concerns As a qualified home inspector, I can tell you that cracks in foundation walls are not an unusual sight. In fact, most homeowners have discovered minor cracks in their basement walls or in stone or brick work, whether they own a home that was...