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5 Red Flags During Kansas City Home Inspections June 22, 2020

Finding the perfect home can be challenging.  Throughout the excitement we all feel when putting in an offer, we must remember to keep a close eye out for negative features or dangers that come up during a house inspection in Kansas City.  It’s important to note that not all observations that licensed home inspectors in

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Do Home Inspections In Kansas City Affect Property Value? June 16, 2020

Whether you’re buying or selling a home in Kansas City, scheduling a home inspection with a licensed home inspector is an important part of the real estate process. Recent studies have shown that 80% of millennials desire to become homeowners; and that they currently hold the largest share of homebuyers at 36%. Although these stats

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Why Referrals Are Important In Real Estate Marketing June 12, 2020

As a certified home inspector in Kansas City, we work diligently to market our business, services, specialities, and elevator pitch to as many real estate professionals as possible.  What we, and hundreds of other real estate businesses, have found is that the real estate industry is truly a “referral” business.  One of the best ways

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Top 10 Items Certified Home Inspectors In Kansas City Find May 21, 2020

Most Kansas City real estate transactions are contingent upon an acceptable home inspection, meeting the buyer’s satisfaction.  This is why, as a home buyer, finding a professional licensed home inspector in Kansas City is important to understanding both the state of the home and the better understanding of the transaction overall.  Even as a seller,

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Can You Fail A Home Inspection In Kansas City? May 18, 2020

Just like you cannot fail a physical exam when you see your doctor, a house in Kansas City cannot fail a house inspection. A house inspection in Kansas City is strictly a visual examination of a home’s overall condition in that specific snapshot in time. Your licensed home inspector in Kansas City will report “observations” when creating your home inspection report, but no matter how many “observations” a home receives from any certified home inspector, the house cannot fail a it’s inspection.

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How to Sell Your House in 2020 January 22, 2020

So, you’ve evaluated your finances, thought about your lifestyle, and made the big decision to sell your home. Maybe you’re downsizing because the kids have finally left the nest, or you’ve gotten a job in a new city and need to relocate, or maybe you’ve just retired and want to head south to warmer climates. Whatever

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4 Health Hazards in Your Home and How to Protect Yourself November 15, 2019

Your home should be a safe and healthy refuge for the entire family. While you may be diligent about minimizing your exposure to household chemicals, there may be other substances causing health threats throughout your home. To protect yourself and your loved ones, beware of the following home health hazards: 1. Radon What is radon?

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3 Facts About Radon In Kansas City October 29, 2019

As one of Kansas City’s leading home inspectors, homeowners ask us if they should test for radon every single day. Our answer is always the same… Yes! Why should homeowners and home buyers in Kansas City test for radon? For safety and security in your home. Radon, the odorless gas, is one of the most

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What Is Mold In Kansas City? August 8, 2019

What is mold in Kansas City?  Mold is a fungus, and like all fungi, it grows and thrives in moist damp places in a home or commercial property.  Mold continues to grow and spread by emitting spores, which are microscopic particles, often as small as a simple cell.  These spores float and travel through the

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