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A buyer’s decision could be influenced by the presence of a pest infestation in a prospective home. It’s a good idea to know how to spot the signs so you can get help from a licensed pest control professional. Don’t let pests spoil the home inspection.
There’s a dangerous radioactive gas collecting in your house and you don’t even know it. According to the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA), 1 in 15 homes in the United States have elevated levels of this odorless, colorless gas, which could lead to long-term health consequences. Is your Tennessee home safe?
Heard the crappy stories of septic tank disasters? No fear. A home with a septic system doesn’t have to halt your homebuying plans. Here are the FAQs about septic systems and why you need a septic system inspection.
As inflation continues to climb, homeowners everywhere are rolling up their sleeves to take on do-it-yourself projects around the house to save money. But there are some DIY projects you should leave to the professionals.
Many homeowners are tempted to skip the home inspection on a new build. Here’s why you should reconsider.
We sat down with your Cookeville home inspector Travis Davis, and we asked him, “What should we look for in a home inspector?” He gave us the scoop about the knowledge and skills you should be looking for in your home inspector.
Don’t you wish you could buy a home with Monopoly money? Buying a home is a huge commitment, the most important investment you will ever make. At Cookeville Home Inspection, we know the value of your hard-earned money, which is why we’ve compiled a how-to guide for negotiating your Tennessee home price after the home inspection.
The entire home buying process is stressful, but the home inspection doesn’t have to be with these top 10 questions to ask your home inspector during your Tennessee home inspection.
If you are looking to buy or sell a home in Cookeville, the home inspection process can be a nerve-racking experience. But it doesn’t have to be. Cookeville Home Inspection is here to help you navigate the home inspection process with ease and confidence.
A roof is a fundamental part of your home and plays a key role in its structural integrity and safety. A home inspection helps you determine what shape your roof is in and can save you time, money, and heartache. Here is what inspectors are looking at during the home inspection.
How Much Should a Home Inspection Cost?What costs are involved in a home inspection?Prices for home inspections vary widely by location, as well as the size and age of a home. According to the U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development, a typical home...
Spring Home MaintenanceGet ready for Rainy WeatherSimple things to get ready Whether you've had a mild winter or an arctic blaster, there are some things you can do as the snow and ice melt away, temps get milder, and Spring rains start to come in. Pick a nice warm...
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