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A Step-to-step Guide to Buying Your Perfect Home

Buying a house can be a tough, complicated time for some. There are a lot of steps along the way - not to mention the major financial commitment. However, this process can be made much easier with the help of a home inspection professional. These experts can clarify any concerns potential buyers may have regarding the safety and security of a house, from the roof down to the foundation. READ MORE

How to Test Indoor Air Quality to Breathe Safely  

Every day when you walk through the door, you notice something strange: your nose starts to run, your throat feels a little scratchy, and it's a bit hard to breathe. You probably blame it on allergies, but the truth could be much more concerning: poor indoor air quality. READ MORE

Simple Tips to Turn Up the Appeal of Your Home

A homeowner who wants to enhance the value of their home may consider numerous home repairs. With a thorough Home Maintenance Inspection, homeowners everywhere can get actionable insights into their home so they can develop a game plan to complete home maintenance and repairs and start to see a larger return on their investment. READ MORE

Energy Saving Tips to Reduce Your Electric Bill

Appliances in homes are a crucial part of our lives but can also contribute to high energy bills if not used efficiently. Here are a few easy energy saving tips to reduce your electric bill while extending the life of your appliances! READ MORE

Lung Cancer Risks in the Home: Causes and Prevention 

This National Lung Cancer Awareness Day, protect yourself and your loved ones from the dangers of lung cancer. Have your home inspected for radon, radon in water, air pollution and asbestos to decrease the risk of developing lunch cancer and gain peace of mind in your home. Don’t wait, call your local WIN home inspector today and schedule your inspection! READ MORE

Do’s and Don'ts for Selling your Home: A Complete Guide for Sellers

Selling your home is a scary thought. A lot goes into the process and many people feel they are underprepared when it comes time to sell their homes. “What should I do? What shouldn’t I do?” are questions we hear a lot. This article is here to help answer some of those questions and hopefully ease your selling experience. READ MORE

Keep Your Home Safe with a Chimney and Fireplace Inspection

A Chimney and Fireplace Inspection is essential to ensure your home is safe and sound. At WIN, our inspectors are well-trained and certified to check all aspects of your chimney and fireplace to make sure they are functioning properly and safely. If your home has a fireplace and chimney and hasn’t had an annual inspection, call your local WIN home inspector today to schedule this critical service. We look forward to helping keep you and your family safe! READ MORE

National Pet Fire Safety Day 2022: Protect Your Pets from a Fire Hazard

National Pet Fire Safety Day is a day dedicated to keeping our furry friends safe from fires. Always make sure your smoke detectors are functioning properly and replace the batteries often. Make sure you are taking the necessary precautions in your home such as pet-proofing, eliminating fire hazards, and getting a thorough home inspection, especially if you are a first-time pet owner. WIN Home Inspection offers comprehensive home inspections that can help identify any potential hazards in your home, including those that could put your pets at risk. READ MORE

Tips For Safe Grilling This Summer

As you enjoy your summer, always keep safety top of mind. WIN Home Inspection offers a variety of inspection services to keep you and your family safe this summer. From deck inspections to pool and spa inspections, contact your local WIN home inspector so you have peace of mind and enjoy all that your backyard has to offer. READ MORE

Home Ownership Benefits and Tips for First-Time Home Buyers

Every June millions of Americans celebrate National Homeownership Month. Homeownership has long been regarded as a key component to achieving the American Dream, which is why we have a month dedicated to promoting homeownership and the benefits it entails. Whether you’re a current homeowner or hope to be one in the future, we can all relate to the deep desire to find the perfect home in the perfect community, so let’s take a closer look at homeownership and everything it represents. READ MORE