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Is your new home "AS IS"?

Why Get a Home Inspection If You’re Buying “As Is”?


Often in today’s market many homes are selling “AS IS”.  There is nothing wrong with buying a home “as is,” particularly if you can buy it at a favorable price, but if you are considering buying an “as is” home, you should still hire a licensed professional home inspector to perform an inspection.  There are several reasons for this.

Holiday Safety Tips

Holiday decorating safety tips


The Holiday season is right around the corner and many of us have started putting up our decorations to bring their homes and hearts into the holiday spirit! As you are putting up your holiday cheer, please take into consideration these safety tips to help protect you and your family.

Preparing your home for a Home Inspection

Ten Tips to Speed Up the Home Inspection on your Home.


Selling your Home? Now that you have accepted your potential buyers offer, it’s time for the Home Inspection. You can speed up your home sale by preparing your home ahead of time using the following tips. Your home inspection will go smoother, with fewer concerns to delay closing.

1)      Confirm that that the water, electrical and gas services are turned on (including pilot lights).

Three Mistakes Home Buyers Should Avoid.

Three Mistakes Every Home Buyer Should Avoid

Caring for your central air conditioner.

Caring for your central air conditioning system


A home's central air-conditioning system must be periodically inspected and maintained in order to function properly. While an annual inspection performed by a trained professional is recommended, homeowners can do a lot of the work themselves by following the tips offered here.

Clean the Exterior Condenser Unit and Components

Is Your Home Child Safe?

Child-Proofing Your Home: 12 Safety Devices to Protect Your Children


Barbecue Safety

Barbeque Safety


With barbeque season already here, homeowners should heed the following safety precautions to keep their families and property safe.

Propane grills present an enormous fire hazard, as the Consumer Product Safety Commission (CPSC) is aware of more than 500 fires that result annually from their misuse or malfunction. The following precautions are recommended specifically when using propane grills:

15 Tools every Homeowner Should Have.

15 Tools Every Homeowner Should Own

Matt Costa CHB Inspections

The following items are essential tools, but this list is by no means exhaustive. Feel free to ask me during your inspection about other tools that you might find useful.

 1.  Plunger

Home Inspections for the First Time Home Buyer

First Time Home Buyers: What You Should Know

Buying your first home is one big emotional ride; you are excited, but at the same time a little apprehensive too. There is a lot of your hard earned money on the line and you want to make sure that you invest in buying a place which is worth it.

End of Summer Home Tips

August, as much we wish it wasn’t, is the month your kids return to school or college and you to work after a sweet summer vacation. August is also a perfect month to take advantage on catching up on your home’s maintenance before the cool nights and shorter days of Fall return. CHB Inspections has put together a list of home maintenance tips for you that will have you ahead of the game on your pre winter maintenance as summer begins to wind down.

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