Other Useful Information


Common Repair / Replacement Prices - Averages prices for the repair / replacement of some problems commonly found during home inspections.


Component Life Expectancies - Average life expectancies of house systems and components.


Home Buying Steps - Some basic steps, and the order to follow then, in your home buying quest.


Two Different Types of Inspections - Why are some reports more in-depth than others?


GFCI and AFCI Outlets Explained - What are GFCI and AFCI outlets and why are they now required?


Finding Water Heater Info - All you ever wanted to know about water heater age, size and info.


The 3 Most Common Mistakes Every Homebuyer Should Avoid - Learn from other's experience.


Home Electrical Basics - A very useful web site that shows the basics of a home electrical system.


Common Water Pipe Corrosion Problems - View some of the common water pipe corrosion problems.


Everything you always wanted to know about Toilets  - Some basic information about toilet plumbing.


Everything you always wanted to know about flashing -Some basic information about types of flashing and how it is properly installed.


Truss Uplift - Just what causes those annoying nail pops in the ceiling, and is there anything you can do about it?


Gallery of Home Defects - A comprehensive library of home defects and problems from around the country sponsored by the National Association of Certified Home Inspectors.