Why Get an 18-Month Home Warranty?
When you are looking for a home warranty, one of the most important things to consider is the length of the contract. Most people automatically assume that the longer the warranty, the better it is. However, this may not be true in all cases. In fact, an 18-month home warranty might be a better option […]
New Home Construction
3 Common Issues Found in a New Construction Inspection
A new construction inspection is an important step in the home building process. It can help identify any potential problems with the construction of your home before they become more significant issues. At Residential Inspector of America, our new construction inspections reveal many problems, including those listed here.
Pool Care Tips
5 Tips for Getting Algae Out of Your Pool
Summer is approaching fast, and that can only mean one thing – swimming! If you have a pool, it’s essential to keep it clean so that you and your family can enjoy it safely. While a pool inspection by Residential Inspector of America ensures your pool is working properly, other issues can still arise. One of […]
Are Termites Making Your Home Unsellable?
If you’re like most people, the thought of termites infesting your home is terrifying. Not only are they a nuisance, but they can also cause serious damage to your property. In some cases, termites can even make your home unsellable. New buyers simply don’t want to deal with a termite infestation. So, before you put […]
Common Foundation Issues in Older Homes
In real estate, a home 50 years old is often considered an older home. That’s because building codes and standards have changed dramatically over the last five decades. These changes include the type of foundation poured or used for most houses in the area. As a result, foundational issues are among the most common problems […]
Spa & Pool Inspection
3 Safety Features to Add to Your Pool
A pool is a great place to unwind after a long day, spend time with the family, and enjoy some much-needed R&R. But, there’s also a lot of responsibility that comes with putting in a pool, including features that ensure everyone stays safe. So, if you’re considering putting in a new pool this year or […]
3 Myths about Radon
Radon is a radioactive gas that occurs in water, rocks, and soil. Yet, not every homeowner knows the dangers associated with the odorless, colorless, tasteless gas. Unfortunately, there’s a lot of misinformation out there about this sometimes deadly gas. That’s why Residential Inspector of America is clearing up some of these myths about radon as […]
Why Have Your Electrical Inspected
As a homeowner, you rely on the electricity in your home to keep the lights and the WiFi on. However, according to the National Fire Protection Association, nearly 34,000 homes burn to the ground because of an electrical fire. No matter how new or old your home is, it’s important a professional inspect your electricity […]
Commercial Property Inspection
3 Things to Do Prior to a Commercial Inspection
Buying or selling a commercial property takes time and planning. Residential Inspector of America knows how important it is for you, the business owner, to make an informed decision about a property. That’s why we offer the best advice and expertise when it comes to commercial inspection. Not only are we keeping your interests in […]
Top 5 Ways to Save On Your Energy Bill
As a homeowner, you’re always looking for ways to save money. Utilities are one of the greatest expenses you’ll have each month, so cutting costs and energy usage can make a big difference. With a thermal imaging inspection from Residential Inspector of America, you can see just where your home is losing cold air and […]