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Look Deeper for a Meaningful Home Inspection

By October 11, 2020No Comments

While a home inspection is a necessary part of the home buying process, it can also tell you a lot about the structure you are considering living in. Inspectors are trained to see details and spot potential issues. For the best inspection, look deeper.

Check for Cosmetic Fixes

While some people use cosmetics to feel glamorous, cosmetic fixes on a structure can signal potential problems down the road. Do your own pre-inspection and look for any questionable areas:

  • Only part of a wall painted
  • A particular section of flooring replaced
  • Stains on ceilings

Any such repairs or signs might point to structural problems you need to know about.

Making the most of a home inspection is easy if you know what to look for. Quick fixes could mean big problems later. By paying attention, you can enjoy a home sweet home for years.