Escrow can be cancelled for many reasons. The most common is a low appraisal. But repair items and sellers may be problematic. Find out how our Cancelled Escrow Protection covers you.
By having a house inspected prior to putting it on the market, a seller will find out how his house looks to a buyer’s inspector. The seller can lean about defects about which even the most meticulous homeowner may be unaware.
Over the past 20 years, windows have become increasingly more sophisticated, using new materials with more energy-efficient properties. Single-pane glass has been
replaced by double, triple and even quadruple panes, with insulating materials separating the layers. Inert gasses have been pumped between the panes, adding to the
window’s insulating properties. Even the glass itself has been coated to reflect heat.
There are many dangers lurking around your home. Some of these are obvious, but some can easily be overlooked. Here is an infographic showing some of the dangers that can appear both indoors and out and around your home that you should be aware of. We all know that our medicine cabinet should be… Read more »
Tankless water heaters do use less gas than traditional water heaters. However, modifying an older home to accommodate a tankless water heater may offset any potential savings. Read this article for things to consider before upgrading your water heater.
What are the different ways to pay for solar? How do I compare the deals? The Solar Unwrapped series will help you understand how you can reduce your energy costs, and generate your own electricity.
Electricity rates are going up quickly? What can you do about it? Read our series on Solar to see if it is the right choice for you.
Lock the doors. The solar salesmen are in the neighborhood! Part 1 in a series on Solar Electric If you don’t trust the solar sales pitches, this article is for you. Over the next few weeks I want to document and relay my experience with getting a solar system and compare and contrast the many… Read more »
Rates are going up 7.6% in 2016 As your trusted home inspection company, I am sending information out to you and all of our clients regarding some surprising rate increases coming from SDG&E. Why are rates going up so fast? There are actually several reasons. Like any business, expenses are eventually passed on to the… Read more »