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Common Defects on an Attic Pull Down Ladder

Common Defects on an Attic Pull Down Ladder

Also known as pull-down stairways and many other names, attic pull-down ladders are a collapsible ladder that can be attached to the attic floor. Then, whenever necessary, they can be pulled down as an easy access point without having to bring a ladder from elsewhere. Common Defects – Because pull-down attic ladders are normally installedRead more about Common Defects on an Attic Pull Down Ladder[…]

Special Deal! – First Time Home Buyers!

Special Deal! – First Time Home Buyers!

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Basement and Crawlspace Inspection Essentials

Basement and Crawlspace Inspection Essentials

The home inspector should look at all visible surfaces in the basement and crawlspace and take note of:  access opening restriction; water stains; standing water; efflorescence; cracks; walls that are out of plumb; piers and columns that are out of plumb; sagging floor joists; band joist rot; sill plate rot; untreated wood in direct contactRead more about Basement and Crawlspace Inspection Essentials[…]