WATER IN THE WELL (WINDOW WELL)
by HomeGauge | May 20, 2020
ROOF INSPECTIONS INCLUDE DRONE USE WHEN NEEDED.
by HomeGauge | Mar 10, 2020
HOME INSPECTIONS ABOVE THE CROWD
by HomeGauge | Jan 28, 2020
ABOVE THE CROWD – DRONE INSPECTIONS
by HomeGauge | Jan 28, 2020
HAVE YOUR HOME TESTED FOR RADON GAS
by HomeGauge | Jan 24, 2020
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by HomeGauge | Dec 16, 2019
EXISTING WOOD DECKS; RETROFIT OR REPLACE?
by HomeGauge | Jan 9, 2019
Retrofitting an Existing Deck It’s estimated that of the approximately 40 million existing decks, only half are code compliant. Experts believe that many of these decks are potentially unsafe. In situations where it’s not feasible to rebuild an existing deck, it may...
GETTING A FACE FULL OF SMOKE?
by HomeGauge | Nov 23, 2018
YOU MIGHT HAVE A CASE OF STACK EFFECT. Fireplaces, wood stoves, and inserts sometimes experience back drafting. This is generally blamed on the wind or the chimney not being high enough. To really solve the problem, first it has to be correctly defined. If smoke or...
SUMP PUMP MAINTENANCE
by HomeGauge | Feb 28, 2018
Before performing any maintenance on your sump pump unplug anything electrical on the unit. Then you can check for some of these common problems and fix them before any further water damage incurs. Check some of these common problems that may lead to a malfunctioning...
PRE-LISTING HOME INSPECTION
by HomeGauge | Feb 11, 2018
WHY SHOULD HOME SELLERS HAVE THEIR HOME INSPECTED WHEN THEY LIST? Eventually buyers are going to conduct a home inspection. Sellers may as well know what buyersare going to find first. It allows a seller to see their home through the eyes of a criticalthird-party....
PROBLEMS WITH ICE DAMS…DAM ICE
by HomeGauge | Dec 21, 2017
Many homeowners are all too familiar with ice dams. These are thick accumulations of ice that form over the eaves of a house. Water then collects behind the dam and gradually works its way beneath roof shingles through a cycle of freezing and thawing. The result can...
DIRTY HOUSE SIDING
by HomeGauge | Jun 26, 2017
All types of siding eventually accumulate dirt and grime, maybe even some mildew. It might make you think you need to paint the siding. But that’s not so. Often, it’s easy to wash dirt from the surface if the underlying finish is in good shape. Some professionals use...
SAVE MONEY WITH A FURNACE FILTER CHANGE
by HomeGauge | Nov 6, 2016
Maintaining the filter on your air conditioning and heating equipment isn’t fun or glamorous. So why bother? Because a clean filter allows for proper air flow, and that makes the equipment run efficiently, saving you money. Also, a clean filter helps your system...
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