Tag: home inspections

Warning Signs of Termites in The Home

Signs of Termite Damage

Termites are a homeowner’s worst nightmare. They can nest in your home for years before they are found. During this time, they can create millions of dollars in damage and could destroy your house. To save your home from termites, know the common warning signs!  First, Know the Types Before you start looking for warning… Read more »

Signs You Have a Problem With Your Sewer Pipes

Here’s something you probably don’t want to think about– sewer pipes. Sure, they’re “there,” but they’re not something most people talk about at parties, right? Cornerstone Home Inspections is in the business of discovering problems with homes and other buildings, including sewer pipe problems. How would you even know you have them in the first… Read more »

Superstorm Sandy Cough from mold

The water is gone, but the mold remains. Thousands of people are returning to their homes to discover mold, which can lead to a variety of health problems what include aggravating or exasperating coughs, colds and asthma they already have. Some of these people have no choice, because they have nowhere else to go and… Read more »

New Jersey home inspections post Sandy

Inspections after Superstorm Sandy Now more than ever will you need an inspection after Superstorm Sandy and the Nor’easter that barreled through last week. Water, especially moving water, is the most erosive force in nature, and goes for water, lots of water flowing in to your home during the massive storms the past two weeks…. Read more »

Do you need an Oil Tank sweep?

Cornerstone Inspections, NJ home inspectors,  performs oil tank sweeps for the occurrence of an underground storage of an oil tank. If you have had an oil tank in your home, or an oil fired furnace, there is a possibility of having an underground oil tank in your yard. The problem with these abandon oil tanks… Read more »

Welcome to Cornerstone Inspection’s new blog!

Hello and welcome to Cornerstone Inspection’s blog! As a New Jersey home inspector, I will give you tips on what to look for when inspecting your home, post nightmares of places I have been to, or where others have been to, and just good information people need when it comes to home inspection. Whatever you… Read more »