Building A New Home? Protect Yourself Against Today’s Faster, Scarier Fires

Posted on: February 4, 2019 by in Blog
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If your new home is among the one million or so being built in the U.S. this year, congratulations! You'll have the chance to customize it to your dream home preferences. Your Home Inspector in Orlando advises to Protect Yourself Against Today's Faster, Scarier Fires. One feature that should be at the top of your priority list is the best possible fire protection for yourself and your loved ones: home fire sprinklers. While choosing household systems may not be as fun as picking paint colors Continue Reading ...

Mortgage Insurance: Add Cost To Homebuying Or Smart Way To Get In?

Posted on: January 28, 2019 by in Blog
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Orlando Home Inspection knows that the home buying process is exciting, but can also seem fraught with added costs, like a home inspection, title insurance, and closing costs. And if you can't afford a full 20 percent down payment on a conventional home loan, then you will most likely pay for private mortgage insurance (MI).Private MI Some people consider private MI yet another added cost, but it helps creditworthy middle-income homebuyers qualify for home financing sooner with a low Continue Reading ...

3 Ways To Prepare For Stormy Weather

Posted on: January 21, 2019 by in Blog
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Preparing for storms or other weather conditions just takes a few practical, proactive steps from Orlando Home Inspection that can save you time, money and give you peace of mind. No matter where you live, the weather can be unpredictable any time of year. Storms can disrupt your family's routine, but a little preparation can mean reducing the stress that unexpected weather events can cause.   Prep your family. Make sure everybody in the family is equipped with everyone's phone Continue Reading ...

Catch Home Buyers’ Attention With A Bathroom In An ‘Impossible’ Space

Posted on: January 14, 2019 by in Blog
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Orlando home inspections suggest, add a bathroom to an 'impossible' space to catch home buyers' attention. When it comes to real estate, you've probably heard kitchens and bathrooms typically sell houses. While you may not have enough money for a kitchen remodel, adding a bathroom can be a more affordable way to enhance your property and catch buyers' attention.By adding another bathroom to your home, you immediately increase your chances of the property getting noticed. Technology makes Continue Reading ...

Simple Bathroom Installations With Big Impact For 2019

Posted on: January 7, 2019 by in Blog
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Craving a more beautiful bathroom? Resolve to make this the year that you finally create the bathroom of your dreams by Orlando Home Inspection Simple Bathroom Installations. Fortunately, you don't need a major remodel. Consider these ideas for simple changes with big impact. With a little planning and effort, you'll add to your home's value and functionality, while getting the "Pinterest-worthy" bathroom you know will make you smile every day. Project 1: Fresh, eco-friendly Continue Reading ...

Home Security Tips For The Holidays

Posted on: December 24, 2018 by in Blog
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For many, the holiday season means travel! In fact, millions of U.S. residents travel more than 50 miles away from home during the holiday season. Unfortunately, burglars are also aware of these holiday season travel statistics. So, here are Orlando Home Inspections Home Security Tips for the Holidays. While many families look forward to the holidays, it is easy to get carried away with excitement and forget to prepare your home for your time away.There's nothing worse than coming back Continue Reading ...

5 Steps To Help Improve The Value Of Your Prefabricated Home

Posted on: December 17, 2018 by in Blog
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While property appreciating is never a sure thing, here are Orlando Home Inspection 5 simple steps that may help the value of your prefabricated home. The majority of Americans believe buying a home is a wise financial decision - 84 percent, to be exact, according to a recent survey. Why is this such a widely held belief? In short, buying a home brings the potential for home equity and appreciation into your financial situation. For some, including first-time homebuyers, this can be Continue Reading ...

How To Protect Against The Silent Killer Carbon Monoxide

Posted on: December 3, 2018 by in Blog
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Nationwide, temperatures have begun to dip as we prepare for winter storms. Whether your town is prone to nor'easters or milder winter temperatures, Orlando Home Inspection knows it is important to be prepared for what winter brings. This year's colder weather has already brought an increase in the number of carbon monoxide (CO) incidents across the country. While this poisonous gas can impact individuals at any time of the year, 50 percent of CO poisonings occur between November and February, Continue Reading ...

‘Tis The Season To Get The Home Ready For Holiday Entertaining

Posted on: November 26, 2018 by in Blog
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Orlando Home Inspection's smart tips to prepare the kitchen and dining room for holiday entertaining. As the year winds down, social calendars fill up with merriment-filled gatherings among friends and family. When hosting a seasonal gathering at home, being proactive can help streamline tasks and reduce stress. From whipping up a feast to toasting in the New Year, here are five ideas for getting the heart of the home - the kitchen and dining spaces - ready for holiday entertaining. Simplify Continue Reading ...

What’s Making Noise In Your Attic?

Posted on: November 19, 2018 by in Blog
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Was that a squeak you just heard? A thump? What could possibly be making those noises inside your house, and what can you do to help get rid of whatever pest has decided to move in? The experts at Orlando Home Inspection have some information on what might be going bump in your attic. Birds Chirping or flapping coming from your attic area indicates that a bird (or two) may have decided to make a home up there. If your attic area has high ceilings or open beams, birds will have ample room to Continue Reading ...