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How Important is the Home Inspection?

February 26th, 2018 by Lynn Speidel

HOW IMPORTANT IS THE HOME INSPECTION? Almost inevitably, the subject of home inspection will come up during the buying process. Some buyers may be inclined to overlook the importance of the home inspection; there is so much else going at that time that it may just seem like another task to check off the list. […]

Why Test for Radon? What You Need to Know!

January 26th, 2018 by Lynn Speidel

As we come to the end of the first month of the New Year and having it be Radon Awareness Month, please guide your clients well and review this information. Together we can help save lives. WHY TEST FOR RADON? WHAT YOU NEED TO KNOW Any home can have a radon problem – old or […]

10 Most Common Home Inspection Problems of 2017

January 9th, 2018 by Lynn Speidel

10 Most Common Home Inspection Problems of 2017 Home » Blog » Ask Your Inspector » 10 Most Common Home Inspection Problems of 2017 Previous View Larger Image 10 Most Common Home Inspection Problems of 2017 At Scott Home Inspection, we find a wide range of problems during our home inspections. These issues can range […]

What to Expect From Your Home Inspection

January 29th, 2017 by Lynn Speidel

What to Expect From Your Home Inspection  So you made an offer, it was accepted, and now your next task is to have the home inspected prior to closing. More often than not, your agent may have made your offer contingent on a clean home inspection. This contingency allows you to renegotiate the price paid for […]


December 13th, 2013 by Lynn Speidel

There are many things, Brokers wish their clients knew like not to leave unmade beds, overstuffed garages, cluttered homes, and for Buyers why some never make it successfully to the closing table.  In addition, how much does your Real Estate Broker really make?  Here are a few things to consider. 1.  Want to sell quickly? […]

Why a Professional Home Inspection Is a Must

September 4th, 2013 by Lynn Speidel

In this day of a fast-paced market and with the event of multiple offers, it can be tempting for Buyers to waive a Home Inspection.  According to a recent article in the Orangeville Banner, a home inspection should always be done no matter the age of the property, whether you are handy, or whether there […]

How to Prepare for a Home Inspection

September 3rd, 2013 by Lynn Speidel

Recent tips from David Leopold from Pillar to Post Home Inspections include the following: Sellers save themselves a lot of problems by making sure that plumbing works correctly, bathtubs, showers, toilets, sinks, dishwashers, etc.  Another important item is to make sure that remote controls for ceiling fans, lights, TV’s, window treatments, overhead garage doors, pool […]