Understanding the Role of a Home Inspector: What To Expect

Introduction For homebuyers embarking on the exciting journey of property acquisition, understanding the role of a home inspector is paramount. A skilled home inspector plays a pivotal role in providing an objective evaluation of a property’s condition, ensuring that buyers are well-informed before making one of the most significant investments of their lives. In this […]

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What Does A Home Inspector Even Look At?

In Texas, the Texas Real Estate Commission (TREC) sets the standards for home inspections, including the SOP. Here’s what you need to know about the Texas home inspection SOP’s. Scope of the Inspection The first thing to understand is that the Texas home inspection SOP’s define the scope of the inspection. This means they outline […]

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What is Roof Flashing?

Roof flashing is an essential component of any roofing system. It is a thin, flat material that is installed in areas where two different parts of the roof meet, or where the roof meets a wall or chimney. The purpose of roof flashing is to prevent water from seeping into the interior of a building […]

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What is Aluminum Wiring?

What is Aluminum Wiring? Aluminum wiring often refers to the single-strand solid wiring used in homes from the late 1960s through the 1970s. Unbeknownst to electricians at the time, aluminum wiring would later cause many fires and deaths. In fact, The U.S. Consumer Product Safety Commission (CPSC) estimates that it is 55 times more likely […]

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