Nashville home inspector blog


As a Nashville home inspector I see all kinds of issues. A lack of home maintenance seems to be one of the bigger problems. A properly maintained home will likely cost less money over the years and sells faster when it’s time to sell your home. Now that winter has arrived, […]

Nashville home inspector maintenance tips


Buying a home in Nashville? Call a Nashville Home Inspector. The things we find are just amazing. Well one of last weeks inspections was a flip or a flop, depending on your perspective. Since the home is recently “renovated” with building permits present from the local building officials we should […]

Nashville Home Inspector



An ageing furnace is always a concern whether you own a home or are purchasing. It is highly recommended to have your heating and cooling system serviced annually for many reasons, one reason is to have the heat exchanger inspected. Properly maintained equipment can be repaired prior to issues developing and […]

Furnace inspection and heat exchangers


A builders warranty inspection takes place typically around the 10th-11th month of owning a new home. This is the perfect time to have the home inspected by a home inspector. Why do I need to have a builders warranty inspection? Why can’t I do the inspection myself? All great questions. […]

Builders Warranty Inspection



What makes up your Nashville plumbing water lines?   One of the many things to consider when buying a home is the condition of the water lines. The plumbing in many older homes is an issue if it has not been properly updated. One of the issues of concern is […]

Water lines


Deck failures are constantly in the news. Deck construction is serious business and should not be take lightly. These are structures that hold peoples lives in their hands, yet some people think a case of beer, a trip to the lumber yard and two days with their friends is all […]

Deck construction



Most of us know you have to perform annual battery changes in your smoke detectors, but did you know your smoke detectors have a lifespan. Ten years is the life span of most smoke detectors, and after ten years it’s time to replace the unit. If your detectors are interconnected, […]

Smoke Detectors


Do I need my newly constructed home inspected?   Many people ask me “I’m building a new home do I need a new construction home inspection?”, The answer is “yes, you do!” “But the builder tells me they have so many built-in quality control inspections plus the city/county sends out […]

New Construction Home Inspection



Nashville area Home Inspectors
What’s in a home inspection?   So you’re buying a home and want to know a little more about the home inspectors and the home inspection. Most home inspectors have some type of construction related experience. This construction experience is really the backbone of their knowledge. Home Inspectors are usually aligned […]

What’s in a home inspection?


No ridge venting found in new home builders warranty inspection.
Roof Venting: As a home inspector in Nashville, Tn. I have conducted home inspections on many homes over the years either for insurance, or for a client purchasing a home.  The one thing everyone is concerned with is how many years are left on the roof.  As a home inspector […]

Roof venting Nashville home inspectors