Septic Tank Maintenance with Louisville Home Inspection

Posted on: May 14, 2009 by in Blog
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Septic Systems 1. Have your septic system inspected at least every three years. 2.Pump your septic tank as needed (generally every three to five years). 3.Don't dispose of household hazardous wastes in sinks or toilets. 4. Keep other household items, such as dental floss, feminine hygiene products,  diapers, and cat litter out of your system. 5. Use water efficiently. 6.Plant only grass over and near your septic system. Roots from nearby trees or shrubs might clog and damage the Continue Reading ...

Home Maintenance Tips

Posted on: May 14, 2009 by in Uncategorized
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TO DO SPRING SUMMER  FALL WINTERINSPECT FOUNDATION,CRAWL SPACE, BASEMENT FOR CRACKS XCLEAN GUTTERS XCHECK ALL ALARM SYSTEMS (SMOKE, CARBON MONOXIDE, ETC)XXSERVICE HEATING & COOLING SYSTEMS XCHECK ALL VENTILATION SYSTEMS IN KITCHEN AND BATHESXREPLACE FILTERS IN HEATING AND COOLING SYSTEMS X X X XCHECK ATTIC FOR VENTILATION AND MOISTURE SPOTSXCLEAN THE DRYER Continue Reading ...

Indiana Home Inspector Talks About Hiring An Experienced Roofer

Posted on: May 7, 2009 by in Uncategorized
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Don't let amatuer contractors fix your roof.   Paying the wrong person could cost you thousands of dollars in repairs later.  Be sure to hire an experienced roofer to make repairs on your roof.  Extensive patching as seen in this picture can lead to a high maintenance nightmare.    A typical asphalt shingle has a life expectancy of 15-40 years, depending on the quality of the shingle.  According to  your budget and preference, asphalt shingles are available in three tab or Continue Reading ...

Facts About Lead Paint with Louisville Home Inspection

Posted on: May 7, 2009 by in Blog
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Facts about lead Lead exposure can harm young children and babies even before they are born. Even children who seem healthy can have high levels of lead in their bodies.  You can get lead in your body by breathing or swallowing lead dust, or by eating soil or paint chips containing lead.  You have many options for reducing lead hazards. In most cases, lead-based paint that is in good condition is not a hazard.  Removing lead-based paint improperly can increase the danger to your family. Continue Reading ...

Kentuckiana Crawl Space Problems:

Posted on: May 6, 2009 by in Inspection Discoveries
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Is your crawl space in good shape?Having a professional home inspection done by a licensed home inspector in Indiana can uncover many different issues in the crawl space area including the following:Cracked Floor Joist and Band BoardsStanding WaterPlumbing IssuesTermites and DamageStructural IssuesRodent InfestationCertainty Home Inspections services New Albany, Jeffersonville, Clarksville, Sellersburg, Floyd Knobs, Georgetown, Salem, Madison, Bedford, and Continue Reading ...

Termites Facts

Posted on: May 6, 2009 by in Inspection Discoveries
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Louisville Termites InspectionTermite Facts : Live for 15 years Have 4 wings Lay 1 egg every 15 seconds Burrow tiny mud tunnels to a source of wood Leave sawdust near windows Enjoy wood resulting from leaky plumbing Can destroy entire house in about 2-3 years Found in every U.S. state except Alaska Help the food chain by recycling wood for the soilIt is often difficult to determine the difference between termites and ants. Termites have Continue Reading ...

The Most Thorough Inspection!

Posted on: April 25, 2009 by in Clients Say It All
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William was by far the most polite and thorough Southern Indiana home inspector we’ve met.  He went beyond the extreme to make our home inspection and information great.  Jerry Continue Reading ...

Certainty Home Inspections Is The Best!

Posted on: April 25, 2009 by in Clients Say It All
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I have been in business 15 years and by far Certainty Home Inspections is the best.  I appreciate the promptness and knowing that my buyer is getting the most professional and honest home inspection that they can get.  I look forward to many more years of doing business with this company.  Barbara Continue Reading ...

Best Home Inspection Ever!

Posted on: April 25, 2009 by in Clients Say It All
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Best Home Inspection EVER, this is my fourth.  Jeff Continue Reading ...

Better Than Previous Home Inspection

Posted on: April 25, 2009 by in Clients Say It All
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Very good service, much better than a previous home inspection I had done.  Jeremy Riley New Albany Continue Reading ...