Category Archives: Stories From The Field

Fun Stuff From The Field

Due to workload and some random health issues I have been a huge slacker with my blogging but couldn’t pass this up. During a home inspection last evening I finished off as usual with the attic. Looking down under some

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Fun Stuff From The Field

Due to workload and some random health issues I have been a huge slacker with my blogging but couldn’t pass this up. During a home inspection last evening I finished off as usual with the attic. Looking down under some

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Thank You, Thank You, Thank You!

I passed a milestone with my blog this morning. I hit over 500 views on my blog since about September 2010 (btw no, it doesn’t count my visits) and into the double digit subscribers! I started this blog due to

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Thank You, Thank You, Thank You!

I passed a milestone with my blog this morning. I hit over 500 views on my blog since about September 2010 (btw no, it doesn’t count my visits) and into the double digit subscribers! I started this blog due to

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The Cobbler’s Children Have No Shoes

I’m sure you’ve heard the above saying and yes, it’s me. How? Well let me tell you. I often have clients who say, “Your house must be perfect” after we go through a home inspection and I give them advice

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The Cobbler’s Children Have No Shoes

I’m sure you’ve heard the above saying and yes, it’s me. How? Well let me tell you. I often have clients who say, “Your house must be perfect” after we go through a home inspection and I give them advice

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Time for a Quickie

On Monday I had the opportunity for some continuing education for my home inspection career. My in-laws were having their water heater replaced with an on-demand water heater, very cool! Besides learning about these appliances since I don’t run into

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Time for a Quickie

On Monday I had the opportunity for some continuing education for my home inspection career. My in-laws were having their water heater replaced with an on-demand water heater, very cool! Besides learning about these appliances since I don’t run into

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Low Hangin’ Fruit

In my previous life of management, I had a boss who used this saying. Basically it meant, take care of the easy stuff and don’t leave it undone. In other words, you should at least be able to easily pick

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Low Hangin’ Fruit

In my previous life of management, I had a boss who used this saying. Basically it meant, take care of the easy stuff and don’t leave it undone. In other words, you should at least be able to easily pick

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“It’s a new build, I don’t need a home inspection”

This is probably the most astounding statement I will hear from a potential home buyer occasionally.  There are two reasons for this. First of all, the first owner gets to work out all the bugs. Secondly, why do we assume

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“It’s a new build, I don’t need a home inspection”

This is probably the most astounding statement I will hear from a potential home buyer occasionally.  There are two reasons for this. First of all, the first owner gets to work out all the bugs. Secondly, why do we assume

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“Jack of all Trades” or My Path To Becoming A Home Inspector

The phrase “Jack of all trades” has actually been around since the 1600’s. Originally this referred to a generalist, an individual who could bring different but related disciplines together in a practical manner, even a renaissance man. This person was

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“Jack of all Trades” or My Path To Becoming A Home Inspector

The phrase “Jack of all trades” has actually been around since the 1600’s. Originally this referred to a generalist, an individual who could bring different but related disciplines together in a practical manner, even a renaissance man. This person was

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