8 Signs Its Time for Roof Replacement

Your home’s roof is your first line of defense from the elements and is a critical part of the home’s structure.  It safeguards the remainder of the house from water damage and exposure to the weather. It’s a good idea to develop a practice of evaluating your property’s roof frequently. A proper home maintenance routine […]

5 Essential Tasks for Spring Cleaning

The first day of Spring in 2022 is today. As a result, many homeowners’ to-do lists will include spring cleaning. You can get your landscape and home ready for the warmer weather by following these tips. Take on a few weekend projects, such as planting a vegetable garden or cleaning gutters, and your home will […]

4 Simple Steps to Longer Lasting Wood Floors

Wood floors simply make a home feel more inviting. The diversity of colors and designs offered by this flooring is fantastic. However, because to the demands of daily living, it can be difficult to keep them looking vibrant and new. Here are some helpful ideas for preserving the appearance of your laminate wood or hardwood […]

How Old Is My A.O. Smith Water Heater?

A.O. Smith® has been manufacturing commercial and residential water heaters and boilers for 148 years and is still one of the world’s leading producers. A.O. Smith® offers a diverse product portfolio that includes several of the industry’s most well-known names such as Whirlpool, Reliance, and Kenmore. This information is included in your comprehensive report from […]

New Construction? Here’s What You Need to Know Before Closing

Are you in the market for a new home? If so, you’ll want to make sure that you’re aware of the potential pitfalls of buying new construction. There are a lot of things to consider when making such a big purchase – and not all of them are obvious. For example, did you know that […]

Honoring America on Patriot Day

Today we remember and honor those who lost their lives on September 11, 2001, they will forever hold a cherished place in our hearts and in the history of our nation. We thank and salute those who serve our armed services and those who serve our communities as first responders and front-line medical workers. Please […]

Never DIY these 3 Home Repairs

Often homeowners are lead to believe they can handle an assortment of DIY projects around the home. There are countless step-by-step videos and how-to tutorials available to homeowners from our favorite shows and content creators. From installing new flooring to remodeling an outdated fireplace, many homeowners have embraced their talents at do-it-yourself projects. However, there […]

How HOMESHAPE Inspections Provides Mold Inspections

When you are buying a home, it is important to know what you’re getting into. This includes knowing about potential problems with the property, such as mold. If you are thinking of purchasing a home, it is important to get a mold inspection done first. In this blog post, we will discuss the mold inspection […]

Mold Inspection 101: Everything You Need to Know About Mold

Mold is a fungus that can be found both indoors and outdoors. Mold grows in damp environments, so it often pops up in bathrooms, kitchens, and basements. Mold can cause a variety of health problems, ranging from mild allergies to serious respiratory illnesses. If you think you may have a mold problem in your home, […]

What I Wish Everyone Knew About Four-Point Inspections

Every year, more insurance companies are seeking four-point inspections for homes in shorter time frames. State Farm, for example, requires a new four-point inspection every 3 years in order to renew coverage in some circumstances. That isn’t the only difficulty; insurance companies across the industry have expressed a desire to avoid insuring older properties. That […]