Alaska Home Inspection

Earthquake Preparedness Inspection

 Earthquakes are a serious threat to life and property not just in California, but in many parts of the United States. Areas of the country that are less prone to seismic activity typically have less stringent building codes that govern earthquake preparedness. Catastrophic earthquakes are rare, but even minor ones can cause substantial damage to …

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Choosing the Right Home Inspector

Buying a home?  It’s probably the most expensive purchase you’ll ever make.  This is no time to shop for a cheap inspection.  The cost of a home inspection is very small relative to the value of the home being inspected.  The additional cost of hiring an InterNACHI-Certified Professional Inspector® is almost insignificant.   You have recently been crunching the numbers, negotiating …

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Child-Proofing Your Home: 12 Safety Devices to Protect Your Children

About 2.5 million children are injured or killed by hazards in the home each year. The good news is that many of these incidents can be prevented by using simple child-safety devices on the market today. Any safety device you buy should be sturdy enough to prevent injury to your child, yet easy for you …

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Attached Garage Fire Hazards

The purpose of this article is twofold. First, at InterNACHI, we’d like you to take measures to keep your garage free from fire. Fortunately, there are ways this can be done, some of which are described below. Secondly, garage fires do happen, and we’d like you to make sure that a fire cannot not easily …

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15 Tools Every Homeowner Should Own

  The following items are essential tools, but this list is by no means exhaustive. Feel free to ask an InterNACHI inspector during your next inspection about other tools that you might find useful.   1.  PlungerA clogged sink or toilet is one of the most inconvenient household problems that you will face. With a plunger on hand, however, …

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Residential Inspection

I’ll inspect the structure, systems and components of the home, inside and out, from the foundation to the rood, using the latest tools and technology. I encourage you to attend your inspection so that I can describe my process explain my findings, Point out important maintenance items, and answer all of your questions. As a …

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