Important Tips When It Comes To Home Inspection
The worst thing that will happen every time that you will be selling your home is to know that there can be issues that would endanger the sale. Even if there will be issues that will be revealed every time your home will have a home inspection, if you have kept your home properly maintained, you will not be worrying about a thing. The home inspection team will not find any issues and problems with the condition of your home if you have kept it properly maintained.
There are some reasons that would result to not having the proper maintenance to a home like the lack of money, the lack of interest, or the lack of time. But every time you know that there are so many people that would be interested in buying your home, you should be able to handle this things properly.
The small things that would nag you will become a big problem to a potential home buyer and that will possibly cost you the sale of your home. If you take note of the five crucial areas, you will be able to eliminate the majority of these stress and issues.
1. Air conditioning system, heat pump system, dirty filter, and coils in the furnace. If you have a professional to conduct a maintenance on your cooling and heating system once a year can help you take care of this issue. It is also important that you clean or even replace the filters every month to three months based on what your system would need. This is really crucial in order for your system to have a longer life, better fuel savings, efficiency, and to make sure that your home will have the proper cooling and heating.
2. A bad caulking of the ceramic tile on the shower area and the tub. You might be spending so much money if you be required to replace or repair the rotted walls inside your shower area. You can save a lot of money if you have a proper caulking on the tiles in your shower area. A small crack on the grout or calk inside the shower area is enough for water to pass through.
3. A GFCI or Ground Fault Circuit Interrupters that is malfunctioning. The electrical outlets with the buttons Press and Test are the Ground Fault Circuit Interrupters. These electrical outlets helps prevent the possibility of getting electrocuted.
4. Rotten wood is one of the biggest issue that would prevent the sale of your home. You can avoid getting rotting wood in your home if you have the right moisture barrier.
5. Allowing an amateur do the needed repairs and maintenance. The materials that are used might not be the ones intended for the project or does not have a high quality every time an amateur will be doing the home project.