If you ever wonder what these square stains on the 2nd floor ceiling are, the answer is very easy, and the issue is very easy to solve.
Thermal Imaging shows a bright yellow square, which in summer time means heat. Looking inside the attic, there is insulation missing in that location.
In the winter, the heat from the bedroom, escapes in the cold attic and condensation is created. The condensation gets trapped between the vapor barrier and the drywall and overtime it creates the discolouration on the drywall.
June was busy with Pre-Listing Inspections. More and more Realtors are adding a Pre-Listing Inspection in their Full Service packages or explain the advantages of a Pre-Listing Inspections to their clients who are selling their home.
In Toronto, Vaughan, Brampton and Tottenham or anywhere else, Pre-Inspections have many advantages and help make the selling process much smoother. ... See MoreSee Less
When seeing a home, don't just look at the roof from one side only. This is the same house with first picture being the North facing front and the 2nd picture the South facing back of the house. See the difference? Time for a new roof. ... See MoreSee Less
This is the best way to ventilate an attic. As you can see, the soffits are open all around the roof structure. This is not done at all homes because it is more expensive to do. The most common method of soffit ventilation is soffit baffles that are installed every few feet . ... See MoreSee Less
HRV's have been used for some years now and are now mandatory in all new construction homes. As good as they may be, they also bring everything from outside inside the house. Regular cleaning is needed and a good quality filter at the furnace. ... See MoreSee Less
16 Homes Pre-Inspected in April and May by The Home Inspection Services Group.
From Detached 3,000 sq ft to a 1+1 Condo in Liberty Village! A Professional Pre-Listing Inspection Report is a great tool for any listing, as it provides full disclosure, reduces liability and most important it reduces last minute renegotiations.
Every Inspection is backed by our E&O Insurance and the transferable 90 day Warranty Package.
Interior Cannabis cultivation requires proper venting and a fully controlled environment. These are actually available in the market and are quite expensive. How many people will have a fully controlled environment and exterior venting? The risks for mold growth and damages are real , especially with new homes that are built completely sealed. ... See MoreSee Less
With the full legalization of cannabis expected in only matter of months, the country's real estate agents are warning provisions that allow for home cultivation of cannabis plants could undermine property values.
Misconceptions about the Inspection process explained really accurately.
Inspector USA, Inc. Home Inspection 101...Understanding the Home Inspection process. I will be doing a series of short videos to help people understand just what a home inspection is and what it isn't. There is a huge amount of misconception on this topic even among the home inspection profession itself...I hope that you find this information useful... ... See MoreSee Less
Crawlspaces can be nasty places and should be maintained like any other components of the house. One of the most important things is keeping pests and animals out, because they can cause a lot of damage. ... See MoreSee Less
A Move In Certified home is one with no major deficiencies or safety issues for the habitants. A Move In Certified sign at the front lawn will help with the marketing of any listing. ... See MoreSee Less