Fireplace Safety

Several items to be aware off when using a fireplace. The condition of the chimney is an important factor in…
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Anti-Tip Brackets for free standing ranges

On any given week if I inspect 10 homes 9 of them will not have an anti-tip bracket installed on…
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HOW TO DO SIMPLE DOOR REPAIRS

Repair doors that stick and/or rub – Doors that rub against the door frame often cause the door to stick. This…
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Thurston County Home Talk

I think summer has arrived in Thurston County finally but don’t hold me too that. Each summer and fall before…
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Energy Savings Through Caulking

We’re all looking for ways to improve the thermal efficiency of our houses. We work to keep heat in or…
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Tips for painting your home

OK, you have finished with your preparation and caulking now let’s get down to the business of protecting & making your…
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Shingle Roof Replacement

As a home inspector in the: Olympia, Lacey, Tumwater and greater Thurston County area when it comes to roof questions…
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Home Insulation Installed Incorrectly

At  recent inspection of  a 2005 home  in Olympia the home gave me the opportunity to actually see the effects of…
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