Why It Is Prudent to Have a Home Inspection Before Selling Your Home

Why It Is Prudent to Have a Home Inspection Before Selling Your Home

Cornerstone Home Inspections of New Jersey recommends sellers have a home inspection done before selling their home. A complete home inspection covers every area of your home so that you get a clear and accurate picture of the property– in writing–which can then be used to help sell the home. An inspection looks for any… Continue Reading

Beware of Black Mold

Black mold is straight up dangerous. In the wake of Superstorm Sandy, it’s a real threat in New Jersey. It’s found in wet areas inside or out. Wet leaves in the gutter, moist areas in a leaky roof or basement. Places where it’s warm, damp, and somewhat humidity. Black mold isn’t necessarily black as it… Continue Reading

What Appraisers Look For

Home appraisals fit right in with a root canal or a trip to the DMV, dreaded but necessary. The good news is, unlike a root canal, you can take measures to make the process virtually pain-free. Photo credit: (Warren Skalski, Photo for the Chicago Tribune) When a professional comes to appraise your home, they note… Continue Reading

Certified Home Inspectors

Don’t think about having an inspection with someone who isn’t ASHI Certified. In this video out of First Coast News in Jacksonville, Fla., ASHI Member David Sorge tells us why it’s necessary your home inspector needs to be ASHI or else you don’t really know who you’re dealing with. Both Michael Dominianni and his son… Continue Reading