Many home buyers ask us, “What is that white powder? Is it bad?” Generally, efflorescence (that white powder on cement block and brick) is a cosmetic build-up of salts, but it shows where the water has built up. Here’s an overview.
InterNACHI gives an easy overview of the tax and inspection implications of your investment property. Know how to use and manage these larger assets.
If you’re buying a home soon, you may want to check your credit score beforehand. Here’s an easy guide to what’s in it and why.
In Raleigh, Durham, Greensboro, Charlotte, and various other cities in the area, noise control between buildings can be a noticeable issue. Here is InterNACHI’s overview guide to controlling building noise.
Ever wonder why some homes are more susceptible to break-ins? Here’s a simple guide to making your home burglar-resistant, from lighting to doors to windows to pets and even the radio!
From lights to security systems, read this quick overview to make your home at least 3.5%** safer this holiday season.
**Percentages on internet are 76% imaginary.
From time to time, we find deferred maintenance properties that show carpet beetles in various parts of the home. Here’s an easy overview.
Brownfields are land sites that once held certain industrial and commercial contaminants. Though the name is distasteful, these lands can be cleaned and reused under certain conditions.
See our sister site, WBTreeceConsultants.com for more information on our commercial inspection services.
Here in Raleigh, the weather is often mild for the holidays, and we see lots of backyard grilling action year-round. Here’s an easy guide for barbecuing during Thanksgiving, Christmas, and beyond.
Inspectors should protect themselves and their clients from flooded and moisture-damaged homes. Read here to find out how.