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Entries from July 27th, 2011

Virginia Beach Home Inspection Reports

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Home inspection reports come in a lot of different varieties. Virginia Beach home inspectors can use checklists, narratives, handwritten, or computer generated reports. Each home inspector finds what works best for him and it is up to a client to decide what they feel the final product should look like. Many home inspectors have a […]

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Virginia Beach Home Inspector Has Honor Guarantee

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Working as a home inspector in Virginia Beach I take pride in the service I offer and continually look for ways to add value to that service. Here are just a couple of ways that Safe House Property Inspections adds value to its service Another way I provide value is by being a member of […]

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Extend Those Downspouts

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Another recent home inspection in Virginia Beach gave me an opportunity to record some of the issues that can happen. Here is a quick video to show just some issues caused by a missing downspout. One thing that seems to go into many Virginia Beach home inspection reports is missing rain gutter downspout extensions. It […]

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What’s Going On Under the House You Want to Buy?

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Doing home inspection in Virginia Beach means that a lot of the time I will be crawling underneath the house. Houses that are on raised foundation can present a host of different issues that need to be addressed. So make sure that if your house is on a “Crawl” that your Virginia Beach home inspector […]

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Your Expectations For Your Virginia Beach Home Inspection

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When you hire your home inspector in Virginia Beach, make sure you know what you are getting. I guess the landing lessons were not included This humorous picture got me to thinking about how we present our services to clients. There is nothing worse than hiring someone only to find out that what you thought […]

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Ask the Virginia Beach Home Inspector About Attic Access

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On a number of recent home inspection in Virginia Beach one thing that has been a cause for concern is the installation of pull down ladders for the attic. Sometimes I will find them secured with nothing more than finishing nails or find ladders that do not extend all the way to the floor. Many […]

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