Peace of Mind for Home Inspections: Choose the Right Inspector!

Written by Wallace J. Conway


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Ask whenrepparttar report will be delivered. Oftenrepparttar 100124 buying decision is time critical, you want to be sure you will receive your completed report in time to read, review, and respond. The best companies can deliverrepparttar 100125 report to you right atrepparttar 100126 home asrepparttar 100127 inspection is completed.

Doesrepparttar 100128 completed report include photographs? Oftenrepparttar 100129 report will contain descriptions of damage or defect in locations ofrepparttar 100130 home that onlyrepparttar 100131 inspector was able to access, like rooftops or crawl spaces. You will want pictures of these areas to make your understanding ofrepparttar 100132 scope and location ofrepparttar 100133 damage clear. It also makes repairs simpler to get estimated when a photograph is available. Lastly, be sure to attendrepparttar 100134 home inspection, watchrepparttar 100135 process, and ask lots of questions -repparttar 100136 history of your home will unfold before your very eyes! St. Johns County, as well asrepparttar 100137 rest of our beautiful area, is rich in homes and heritage, and your home inspector can help you to knowrepparttar 100138 past and enjoyrepparttar 100139 future in your new home.

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Wally Conway is President of Florida HomePro Inspections, and has recently written a book entitled "Secrets of the Happy Home Inspector", available at GoHomePro.com. As a speaker, writer, and instructor, Wally blends the right amount of up-to-date information with just the right amount of humor, insight, motivation, and real-world application. Visit WallyConway.com for more information!


Is There a Fungus Among Us?

Written by Wallace J. Conway


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Areas with visible mold colonies can be thoroughly cleaned with detergent, followed by wiping with a bleach and water solution. Porous materials such as ceiling tiles and carpet are difficult to clean and often require removal and replacement in all butrepparttar most minor of outbreaks.

In most cases, testing to determine mold species is not necessary to solverepparttar 100123 problem. If an individual has an extreme or specific health risk factor, testing may be of value in assistingrepparttar 100124 medical professional in addressingrepparttar 100125 specific health situation. Ifrepparttar 100126 outbreak of mold is extreme, testing maybe wise in ensuring safety during remediation. The choice to test or not should always rest withrepparttar 100127 homeowner or potential homebuyer, butrepparttar 100128 decision should be an informed one made withrepparttar 100129 assistance of an ASHI certified home inspector who has received additional training specific to mold management.

With a basic understanding ofrepparttar 100130 management of moisture, household mold maintenance is simple. Molds have been around forever and will never be gone, and it is good that they are here. But like so many things, too much of a good thing can be a bad thing. Stay informed, but don't get caught up inrepparttar 100131 hype. Remember, it's about knowing!

Copyright Florida HomePro, Inc. and Wallace J. Conway. All rights in all media reserved.

Wally Conway is President of Florida HomePro Inspections, and has recently written a book entitled "Secrets of the Happy Home Inspector", available at GoHomePro.com. As a speaker, writer, and instructor, Wally blends the right amount of up-to-date information with just the right amount of humor, insight, motivation, and real-world application. Visit WallyConway.com for more information!


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