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Bathroom Exhaust Fans

Bathroom fans can come with lights, humidity sensors, bluetooth speakers, and even heaters. Check out my hub that has installation guides, product reviews, and more…

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HVAC UV Lights

UV light bulbs can be a great product to install in your air conditioner if you have had mold problems or want to prevent future mold growth. I frequently recommend UV lights during inspections…

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Whole House Humidifiers

Whole house humidifiers can automatically add moisture into the air and prevent ‘dry air problems’ such as itchy skin, dry mouth, cracking floors, and even static shocks. My favorite humidifier makes steam…

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After performing hundreds of home inspections, I realized that homeowners would love to have a resource on home maintenance, inspecting, product reviews, and a tool for finding top local contractors.

Whether it is a guide on installing a bath fan, getting rid of mold, or reviews on the best home products, I will give you the viewpoint of a licensed home inspector.

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Hot Water Recirculating Pumps

Nothing is more annoying that losing hot water in a shower. Fortunately there are devices that will give you hot water on demand even on those chilly mornings…

Whole House Fans

A great way to cool down a home if you live in a ‘dry’ climate is a whole house fan. These fans are installed either in the attic or on the ceiling of a top floor…

Attic Fans

Attic fans can be an economical way to cool down your attic and to protect your roof. A blazing hot attic can quickly damage asphalt shingles…

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Want Free Quotes From Pre-Approved Local Contractors?

Undertaking a home DIY project can work out great, but sometimes it is more hassle than gain. Especially when you end up having to hire a professional to fix mistakes or dealing with code violations. That’s why I created my Pro Contractor Search Tool so you can get free quotes for any home project…