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20-somethings taking the home-buying plunge - Arkansas Online

Home Inspection - 12 November 2017 - 1:19am

Arkansas Online

20-somethings taking the home-buying plunge
Arkansas Online
She had a home inspection done, and was sure to check every faucet and even turn on the oven before agreeing to buy the house. Yet she wishes she'd been even more thorough. She discovered a crack and leak in the bathtub upon stepping in to take her ...

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Disabled woman faces eviction, claims retaliation - Winston-Salem Journal

Air Conditioner - 11 November 2017 - 8:01pm

Winston-Salem Journal

Disabled woman faces eviction, claims retaliation
Winston-Salem Journal
In 2015, Bailiff said, Roberts reported her air conditioning had failed. The inspection case was opened in late July and closed in August. In November 2016, Bailiff's office opened a complaint on Roberts' apartment for defective switches, loose wall ...

Scott AFB gives back to other vets with 'Boots2Business' - KSDK

Home Inspection - 11 November 2017 - 6:30pm

KSDK

Scott AFB gives back to other vets with 'Boots2Business'
KSDK
Today, Barshay is the owner of his own home inspection business. But when he got out of the military in 20120, he said he felt lost after spending 23 years in the armed forces. Barshay now shares what he's learned with current service members through ...

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Unusual cold snap ignites sales at plumbing supply stores - Newsday

Boiler news - 11 November 2017 - 4:19pm

Newsday

Unusual cold snap ignites sales at plumbing supply stores
Newsday
Over at Blackman Plumbing Supply, also on Broadway, operations manager Eric Finger said business was brisk as customers whose heat didn't come on purchased boiler replacement parts like controls and gas valves for hot water heaters and boilers.

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The right rhythm can beat the homebuyer blues - OCRegister

Home Inspection - 11 November 2017 - 8:35am

OCRegister

The right rhythm can beat the homebuyer blues
OCRegister
When the plumber arrives and asks, “Was the shower leaking before you bought the house,” you immediately whip out your phone and show him the picture and video of the repaired drain, as well as the section in the home inspection report that calls out ...

Will would-be buyers call 'fowl' on seller's chicken coop? - Virginian-Pilot

Home Inspection - 11 November 2017 - 7:56am

Virginian-Pilot

Will would-be buyers call 'fowl' on seller's chicken coop?
Virginian-Pilot
Therefore, if there are appliances missing, there's a possibility financing could be denied. In addition, when there are missing items a complete home inspection cannot be performed. It would be a waste of your money and time to hire a home inspector ...

Barry Stone: Home inspection is limited to what is visible - NewsOK.com

Home Inspection - 11 November 2017 - 4:02am

Barry Stone: Home inspection is limited to what is visible
NewsOK.com
The standards of practice for the home inspection industry are set forth by professional associations such as the American Society of Home Inspectors and comparable state associations. Most home inspectors are members of one or more of these ...

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Maintenance and safety advice for home's heat sources - The Daily World

Furnace Maintenance - 11 November 2017 - 3:09am

Maintenance and safety advice for home's heat sources
The Daily World
If that applies to you, it's important to have your furnace serviced, cleaned and inspected before the winter begins. Not only will the maintenance make your furnace more efficient (saving you money), it will also help prevent the hassle of having it ...

Here's a way to solve stinky sinks - BurlingtonFreePress.com

Water Heater - 10 November 2017 - 10:45pm

Here's a way to solve stinky sinks
BurlingtonFreePress.com
If the rotten egg smell emanates only from hot water faucets, it is likely to be from the destruction of the sacrificial anode in the water heater, which has been eaten away over time by the chemicals in the water. This is why it is caused a ...

Here's a way to solve stinky sinks - BurlingtonFreePress.com

Home Inspection - 10 November 2017 - 10:45pm

Here's a way to solve stinky sinks
BurlingtonFreePress.com
The standards of the home inspection industry do not require inspectors to remove or move anything, but some do anyway; it's an individual inspector's choice. You may be right in your diagnosis of the concrete floor condition. It was not uncommon in ...

Daily Log: 11/11 - Toledo Blade

Air Conditioner - 10 November 2017 - 10:04pm

Toledo Blade

Daily Log: 11/11
Toledo Blade
William Self, air compressor, microwave, wooden flooring, ceiling tile, and cabinets from home in 1400 block of Goodale. U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development, furnace and air conditioner from property in 100 block of West Foulkes.

Air conditioner leak forces guests to evacuate Wesley Chapel hotel ... - TBO.com

Air Conditioner - 10 November 2017 - 9:46pm

Air conditioner leak forces guests to evacuate Wesley Chapel hotel ...
TBO.com
WESLEY CHAPEL — About 175 guests evacuated a hotel after toxic fumes from a leaky air conditioner unit filled the building, according to Pasco County Fire ...

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Keeping your furnace running strong during winter months - Your News Now

Furnace Maintenance - 10 November 2017 - 8:15pm

Your News Now

Keeping your furnace running strong during winter months
Your News Now
The average furnace life span is 18 to 20 years, but that doesn't mean that maintenance isn't required to keep it running strong. Perry's Heating and Air Conditioning residential sales manager, Fred Elgert, says that your furnace should have a ...

Quaker Steak & Lube out of compliance for unoperational hot water heater - TribDem.com

Water Heater - 10 November 2017 - 8:02pm

Quaker Steak & Lube out of compliance for unoperational hot water heater
TribDem.com
Each violation addresses a nonfunctioning hot water heater that has prevented use of hot water throughout the restaurant, including for warewashing and handwashing. General Manager Jimmy Zabala said the restaurant was installing a new hot water heater ...

Swamped by Irma, tiny Florida town pushes toward recovery - ABC News

Home Inspection - 10 November 2017 - 11:41am

Swamped by Irma, tiny Florida town pushes toward recovery
ABC News
Kenny and Brittany Smallwood say FEMA rejected their assistance request after an 8-minute home inspection even though Irma tore a hole in their roof and dumped torrential rains inside, destroying much of their furniture and causing extensive damage.

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Water Heater Market: Increased Product Visibility Has Resulted in Increasing Demand for Energy-Efficient Water ... - Digital Journal

Water Heater - 10 November 2017 - 11:31am

Water Heater Market: Increased Product Visibility Has Resulted in Increasing Demand for Energy-Efficient Water ...
Digital Journal
New York, NY -- (SBWIRE) -- 11/10/2017 -- The global water heater devices market was valued at US$ 37.8 Bn in 2014 and is expected to expand at a CAGR of 4.9% by 2021. Increasing R&D initiatives by international and regional players for development of ...

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Spiders still causing problems in Toyotas - ABC15 Arizona - ABC15 Arizona

Air Conditioner - 10 November 2017 - 10:41am

ABC15 Arizona

Spiders still causing problems in Toyotas - ABC15 Arizona
ABC15 Arizona
Four years after Toyota recalled 800000 cars for an issue with spiders, some owners claim newer cars are still having spider problems.

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Watch Honey Dijon's defiant and intoxicating Boiler Room set | The ... - The FADER

Boiler news - 10 November 2017 - 10:03am

The FADER

Watch Honey Dijon's defiant and intoxicating Boiler Room set | The ...
The FADER
New York-based DJ and producer Honey Dijon helped Boiler Room celebrate its 6th birthday in Berlin this past October. She intoxicated the crowd with heavy ...

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Watch Honey Dijon's defiant and intoxicating Boiler Room set | The ... - The FADER

Boiler news - 10 November 2017 - 9:55am

The FADER

Watch Honey Dijon's defiant and intoxicating Boiler Room set | The ...
The FADER
New York-based DJ and producer Honey Dijon helped Boiler Room celebrate its 6th birthday in Berlin this past October. She intoxicated the crowd with heavy ...

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Technological Advancements Change the Way Home Inspectors ... - Digital Journal

Home Inspection - 10 November 2017 - 9:51am

Technological Advancements Change the Way Home Inspectors ...
Digital Journal
Home inspectors are increasingly using advanced technology to help their clients avoid a “money pit” when making real estate deals.

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