First Time Home Buying Worries

Posted on: October 24, 2009 by in Clients Say It All
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Certainty Home Inspections was excellent with explanations and understanding a first time home buyers worries.  Alaina Chastain New Albany Indiana Continue Reading ...

Home Buying In Kentuckiana

Posted on: October 18, 2009 by in Buying/Selling
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So many questions, so little answers! Who do I choose for my Realtor?  There are several excellent realtors in Kentuckiana to choose from.  Choose one who seems to be knowledgeable about the home buying process.  One who will take the time to find you that perfect home.  Find one whose character you like, one who listens to what you want.  Are they available to show you homes when it’s convenient for you! What kind of home do I want to live in?  Are you interested in owning a home Continue Reading ...

Louisville Home Inspection Important Propane Gas Information

Posted on: October 14, 2009 by in Maintenance/Safety
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When heating your home on a cold winters night in Indiana or Kentucky, if you smell gas follow these Louisville Home Inspection instructions: 1. No flames or sparks, immediately put out all smoking materials and other open flames.   Do not operate lights, appliances, telephones, or cell phones. 2.  Leave the area immediately.  Get everyone out of the building or area where you suspect gas is leaking 3.  Shut off the gas.  Turn off the main gas supply valve on your propane Continue Reading ...

Make The Biggest Selling Point with Louisville Home Inspection

Posted on: October 12, 2009 by in Buying/Selling
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When preparing your home for sale in Southern Indiana or Louisville Kentucky, the biggest selling point is neatness and cleanliness, even when it comes to newly finished homes. It's a matter of pride. Basement walls are painted a light color.  All windows are washed and all trash is hauled away. Lawns and yards should be cleared of clutter, especially kids toys. Grass should be cut, walks edged,  and hedges cut. Give the yard a well kept look. Clean your house and buildings up, make Continue Reading ...

Trees As Windbreaks

Posted on: October 8, 2009 by in Maintenance/Safety
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The biggest and most energy efficient air conditioner and heat assistant is a tree.  A tree provides windbreaks and can keep it cooler in the summer and make it easier to heat in the winter.  A little care taken in the choice of trees and their placement can result in savings when you pay the bills.  Evergreen trees such as pines and cedars are the most efficient blocking the wind.  Trees slow the wind by up to 15 times the height of the windbreak.  Homeowners can save as much as 25 Continue Reading ...

2009 Realtor of the year tells all!

Posted on: October 8, 2009 by in Clients Say It All
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Your inspection was great and I truly appreciate you!  I wanted to take the time to tell you how much I respect you as an Indiana and Kentucky home inspector.  You have always been professional and efficient for my clients and you go the extra mile for us.  I will definitely use you in the future.  Thank you for everything.  Betty Jo Tucker Broker Associate Semonin Realtors 2009 Realtor of the Continue Reading ...

Very Professional Indiana home inspection company

Posted on: October 8, 2009 by in Clients Say It All
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Very professional and thorough Indiana home inspection company.  William in my opinion is a top of the line home inspector.  I was very satisfied with my report. Great job!  Jon Reed New Albany Continue Reading ...

Outstanding Jeffersonville Home Inspection

Posted on: October 8, 2009 by in Clients Say It All
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Your inspection on our home was outstanding!!!   The fantastic way you let us know that the home was sound was a comfort to us for us to  go ahead and purchase the property.  You have our work prioritized on what needed immediate attention.  Your tips and advise on a septic system were also very helpful to us.  Thank you!  Karen and Larry Continue Reading ...

First Time Home Buyer tips with Louisville Home Inspection

Posted on: October 3, 2009 by in Blog, Buying/Selling, Clients Say It All
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1. Educate Yourself About the Mortgage Process – By taking the initiative and learning about the mortgage process, you can be more confident in the financial decisions you are making. It’s important to learn about different types of mortgages, how much you can afford, how your credit impacts your interest rate, and the benefits of home ownership. A mortgage tutorial is available at http://smartedgebygmac.com, which breaks down the home buying process into easy-to-understand steps. 2. Continue Reading ...

Have Your Furnace Inspected with Louisville Home Inspection

Posted on: September 28, 2009 by in Blog, Maintenance/Safety
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Have your home heating system inspected to avoid freezing this winter.  The last thing you want in the cold winter is to not have any heat!  A maintenance check by a qualified heating contractor could be all that is needed to ensure that you have adequate heat for your family. A furnace usually involves the following: 1.  The thermostat calibration -A faulty or improperly installed thermostat could  keep the home from reaching its adequate room temperatures. 2.  The blower.  A Continue Reading ...