living in a 20-year-old home had an unwelcome surprise two years after they
bought it. When they pulled down some wallpaper in the kitchen, they discovered
obvious tunneling activity by termites. Pulling down the sheetrock revealed
damage to a board above a doorway.
When they bought the home,...
It is common in service industries that the market place dictates the kind and price of the products it wants businesses to provide. This fact is no less true in the home inspection industry. For example, many home inspectors offer mold and Radon testing because...
Explanations for what
goes bump in the night
Have you ever been
sitting at home relaxing on a quiet evening and all of a sudden you hear a
sound? It might be a constant tapping, a whistle or even a loud pop. Before you
panic, here are some explanations for...
Members of American Society of Real Estate Inspector (ASHI) must pass the National Homes Inspections Examination before they can become certified. They must complete the ASHI Standards of Practice and Code of Ethics Education study module also, a standard that Champia Real Estate Inspections Atlanta supports and follows.An ASHI Certified Real Estate Inspector has submitted proof of performance of at least 250 fee-paid home inspections that meet or exceed the organization’s standards. An ASHI Inspector has submitted at least 75 homes inspections.It’s not enough to just do the job. ASHI inspectors also must earn at least 20 continuing education units per year to retain their certification.