If you’re planning on selling your home, or purchasing a new one, the first thing you need to do is hire a home inspector to perform a home inspection. Sellers should get a home inspection to be prepared. Look here for articles, videos and blog posts with more information about what you should expect out of a home inspection.
Learn how to find asbestos in your home. Inspecting for asbestos can limit asbestos exposure and help you with asbestos abatement. Jamie Dunsing shows Ilyce what to look for in asbestos pipe insulation.
Make sure your electrical panel or circuit breaker is included in your home inspection. What should you look for when inspecting an electrical panel or circuit breaker? Learn what catches a home inspector's eye when he's inspecting an electrical panel or circuit breaker in your home. You shouldn't do an electrical panel or circuit breaker inspection on your own.
A home inspection should include the boiler and heating system. Inspector Jamie Dunsing talks about what to look for in a boiler inspection, including corrosion, pressure and blockages.
Do you need a handrail in a stairwell? Inspector Jamie Dunsing tells you this and what to look for when inspecting your master bedroom's radiator. He uses an infrared thermometer.
Inspector Jamie Dunsing talks about what to look for in an attic inspection including the attic insulation, air conditioning and heat loss. You may get your attic inspected as part of a prelisting inspection or another home inspection when you're selling your home.