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How To Prepare Your House For A Cincinnati Home Inspection

How Can I Prepare My House For A Home Inspection? As a home seller, you are probably thinking about the Cincinnati housing market. Fluctuating mortgage rates, school system ratings and neighboring properties’ values are likely on your mind. You are also likely thinking about your...

How Do Cincinnati Home Inspections Affect Listings?

It’s a great question. Do home inspections affect home listings? And if so, how? Once a home inspection in Cincinnati is completed, then what happens? Well, it depends. Walking Away From A Home After An Inspection As the homebuyer, you may find that the problems...

When is the Right Time for a Home Inspection in Cincinnati?

Most contracts for home purchases include an “Inspection Period” in Cincinnati, and this period usually ranges from five to 15 days. If that period ends without a professional home inspection, the buyer cannot renegotiate or cancel the contract with the seller based on the condition...

Are Cincinnati Home Inspections Different in the Winter?

Is There A Difference Between Warm Weather and Cold Weather Home Inspections? The question of how inspections differ during winter months is a smart one to ask, particularly given Cincinnati’s tendency to have accumulating snowfall. Are Cincinnati home inspections different in the winter? Lets find...

Home Inspector Certifications in Cincinnati

A home inspection is essentially a professional opinion of a home’s condition. The inspector bases this opinion on tests he or she conducts on the home’s components and systems. This opinion is also informed by looking at the aspects of the home’s exterior and interior....

Cincinnati Home Inspections and Radon Testing

With most home inspections in Cincinnati, we recommend a radon test. Understanding what radon is, and how it enters your home, can help you decide about having a radon test performed. What should you know about radon? What Is Radon? When the ground decays, the rocks...

Do Inexpensive Homes Need Home Inspections?

Does Price Affect Which Homes Should Have Home Inspections? The other day I performed an inspection on an attractive, relatively modestly priced home. The asking price was just over $120,000. I am so glad that the buyer had me do an inspection. Without going into...

Residential Cincinnati Home Inspections vs. Commercial Inspections

Are residential home inspections and commercial inspections the same? Let’s differentiate between Residential and Commercial inspections. The residential inspection most people are familiar with is the single-family residence – most often of the owner-occupied variety. But a residential home inspection actually includes 1 to 4...

Ask The Home Inspector – “Would you buy this house?”

“Would you buy this house?” I can’t tell you how many times I am asked that. Or often with a first-time, home buyer: “Would you let your daughter buy this home?” The simple answer is: “What I would do has little or nothing to do...

Cincinnati Home Inspectors: Focus on Foundations

Should I Avoid Homes That Have Foundation Issues? When setting up a property inspection appointment in Cincinnati, home owners who are about to get a seller home inspection, and prospective home buyers, are often particularly worried about the inspection finding defects in the home’s foundation –...

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