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Does Your Home Need a New Roof?

You have invested a lot of effort and money to make sure your home is well-maintained. Over time, there are repairs, renovations, and replacements that will need to be made. As part of home maintenance, be sure to check the condition of your roof periodically and look...

Proper Placement of Smoke Detectors in the Home

If there was a fire in your home, would you know about it in time? Two-thirds of fire-related deaths in the United States happened in homes with faulty alarms or homes that did not have smoke detectors. Having properly placed smoke detectors in the home can be the...

11 Essential Tools for a Homeowner’s Tool Kit

When you become a new homeowner, stocking your toolbox will be a small investment at first. However, having these essential do-it-yourself tools will pay off in the long run. Be prepared to tackle home maintenance and repair projects with these essentials for a...

Important People and Places to Notify When You Move

You may be planning to move because the size of your family has increased or maybe you are relocating for a job. Each time you move, there are people and places you’ll want to notify about your new mailing address. An Important Place to Notify of Your New Mailing...

The Pros and Cons of Roofing Materials for Your Home

When it's time to replace your roof, research your options to find the best materials for the style of your house and your budget. Each type of roofing material has advantages and disadvantages. When deciding what would work best for you, weigh the pros and cons of...

4 Reasons to Order a Builder’s Warranty Inspection on Your New Home

Assuming that a newly-built home is in pristine condition is not always correct. Before you took ownership of your new home, you did a final walkthrough with the builder. However, not all issues are obvious without careful examination. Now that you are in the home, it...

8 Ways To Save Water At Home

Saving water not only helps the environment, but it can also reduce your utility bills. Here are eight ways that you can save water at home. 1. Fix Plumbing Leaks Before you begin to look at ways to minimize your water usage, make sure that you don't have any leaky...

5 Signs of Mold In the Home

It’s important for homeowners to prevent mold in the home and look out for signs of a problem. Symptoms of mold exposure range from asthma to depression. Along with causing health issues, mold can result in substantial property damage. As with many problems in your...

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At Esham Inspections, we rely on our expertise in residential construction to educate homebuyers on the design and condition of a home before they negotiate a purchase.