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Yard drains for proper drainage

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What to know about yard drains for proper drainage Back in the days when you could buy a house that sat on an acre of land there was no need for yard drains. Here in Los Angeles and local newer communities such as Santa Clarita, yard drains are almost a necessity. Regardless of the soil types present in your area, …

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The Home Inspector Missed Problems-Now What?

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The Home Inspector Missed Problems-Now What? ​The home inspector plays a huge part in the decision buying process. Many home inspectors now days are complacent in their roles as home inspectors or as i like to refer to them as… “home buyer protectors“. At the present time, there are no California requirements to actually work as a home inspector. Wow …

Common problems after home inspection

Common repairs needed after a home inspection

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List of Some Common Repairs Needed After a Home Inspection A good thorough Home inspection can uncover many different issues. Some of these issues can be categorized as superficial and some significant. Of these issues the buyer will have to decide which ones are common repairs and can be put off for say, a later date, which are in need …

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Water intrusion specialist Los Angeles

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Moisture intrusion specialist Los Angeles Marc Mazza of Mazza Inspection Company is a Water intrusion specialist. As a specialist, he focuses his energy into discovering the origin of those hard to find leaks within a building. He uses a series of specialized equipment, most of which is state of the art and as one of the only Level III infrared thermographyers in los Angeles, …

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Placement of Carbon Monoxide Detectors

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 X2015 NFPA® 720 Standard for the Installation of Carbon Monoxide (CO) Detection and Warning Equipment If you are interested in Carbon monoxide regulation than this article is just for you. There is a lot of misconception within the real estate industry as to where CO alarms get mounted and how many are needed in a house. So sit back and relax, I hope this …

Certified Home Inspector Santa Clarita

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Certified home Inspector Santa Clarita I see you are searching for a certified home inspector in Santa Clarita, but did you know that there are no minimum requirements to work as a home inspector in California?  That’s right, In the state of California, all the quantifiable experience necessary to work as a home inspector is… well none, zero, notta. Hmmm, …

Shopping for an inspector

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Shopping for an inspector? Read this first! On the surface most all inspectors appear to be the same. But dig just a little deeper and you will find that this is not the case at all. There are absolutely ZERO standards in California to work as an inspector so really, anyone can do this job. In order to best protect …

Foundation Elevation Code

Foundation Elevation Code

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MIG Checks for Proper Site Elevation When looking for the perfect home, you are probably not checking out the foundation to make sure it is at the proper elevation in regard to its position from the street. If not built at the proper elevation, with  the introduction of excess water the results can be disastrous. Water is the biggest enemy of …