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Homeownership 101: Here’s What You Need to Know if You’re Buying Your First Home – Part Two

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Homeownership 101: Here’s What You Need to Know if You’re Buying Your First Home – Part Two Last week, we shared the first part of our series on what you need to know if you’re buying your first home. Thanks for coming back for the second and final installment of this series. At Precision Home Inspection, we know how important it is to think carefully before you purchase your first home. It’s a big step because you’re probably going from renting to owning, and the two are Continue Reading ...

Steps to Take if Your Twin Tiers Home Inspection Uncovers an Old Water Heater

Posted on: August 21, 2018 by in Blog, Home Inspection, Home Inspector, NY, Twin Tiers
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  Steps to Take if Your Twin Tiers Home Inspection Uncovers an Old Water Heater Perhaps you’ve found a house in the Twin Tiers that you just adore. You were eager to schedule your home inspection, but the inspector found a lot of problems that you just weren’t anticipating – one of them being an old water heater. At Precision Home Inspection, we find older water heaters in houses all the time. This can present quite a challenge for both the buyers and the homeowners, but Continue Reading ...

5 Tips for Getting the Most Out of Your Home Inspection in the Twin Tiers

Posted on: June 6, 2018 by in Blog, Home Inspection, Home Inspector, NY, Twin Tiers
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5 Tips for Getting the Most Out of Your Home Inspection in the Twin Tiers For many people, the home inspection is something that’s a necessary part of the process of buying a house. They look at it as another item that they need to check off their to-do list to satisfy their mortgage requirements. We’d like to believe that it’s really so much more than that. At Precision Home Inspection, we know that your home inspection can be a valuable tool that you can use right away. Continue Reading ...

3 Reasons Not to Trust a Family Member – Even One Who is a Professional – With Inspecting Your Home

Posted on: May 25, 2018 by in Home Inspection, Home Inspector, Twin Tiers
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3 Reasons Not to Trust a Family Member – Even One Who is a Professional – With Inspecting Your Home Buying a house is expensive, and anyone who is planning to purchase one in today’s market – especially during the spring and summer months – can attest to that. Because of all the costs involved, it’s tempting to want to skip some of the processes if it’s possible to do so. For instance, unless you are getting an FHA, VA or Conventional loan, or unless your bank requires it, you Continue Reading ...

5 Elmira Home Inspection Obstacles You Need to be Aware of

Posted on: April 20, 2018 by in Elmira, Home Inspection, Home Inspector, Twin Tiers
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5 Elmira Home Inspection Obstacles You Need to be Aware of If you have never purchased a home in Elmira, NY, you might not know what the potential obstacles are when your home inspector points them out to you. It’s understandable that you may not be aware of how expensive certain items are. In some cases, it’s best to just walk away, rather than to try and negotiate your deal again. At Precision Home Inspection, we get excited when our inspections go really well. There’s nothing Continue Reading ...

Top 3 Characteristics to Look for in a Twin Tiers Home Inspector

Posted on: April 5, 2018 by in Blog, Home Inspection, Home Inspector, NY, Twin Tiers
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Top 3 Characteristics to Look for in a Twin Tiers Home Inspector You might be so excited that you finally found the house you’ve been looking for. You put in an offer and it was accepted without any hesitation. All contracts have been signed, earnest money has been paid, and now it’s time to set up the home inspection. Like most people, you may take to social media if you’re a new homebuyer. You want to be sure you’re choosing the right home inspection company, and who better to Continue Reading ...

Your Ithaca Home Inspection: What to do if Something Goes Wrong After You Close

Posted on: March 29, 2018 by in Home Inspection, Home Inspector, Ithaca, NY, Twin Tiers
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Your Ithaca Home Inspection: What to do if Something Goes Wrong After You Close Imagine that you were all excited to move into your new home in Ithaca, NY. Your home inspection went well, the appraisal went as you planned. Even your closing went smoothly. It seems as though everything just fell into place. Before you knew it, you had moved in and you were enjoying everything about your new home. Then something happens. Maybe it was the fact that your roof started leaking because the Continue Reading ...

Your Elmira Home Inspection Report: What’s Included and What You Can Expect

Posted on: March 15, 2018 by in Elmira, Home Inspection, Home Inspector, NY, Twin Tiers
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Your Elmira Home Inspection Report: What’s Included and What You Can Expect Getting a home inspection in Elmira, NY can be both nerve-racking and exciting for buyers and sellers. If you’re the seller, you’re hoping that nothing is found that might result in a renegotiation, or worse, the buyer backing out altogether. If you’re the buyer, you’re hoping that the inspector finds nothing but good things, which means you can proceed with the sale. Whether you’re the buyer or the Continue Reading ...

Does Your New House Have a Gas Leak? An Elmira, NY Home Inspection Can Detect That

Posted on: February 28, 2018 by in Elmira, Gas Leak, Home Inspection, Home Inspector, NY, Twin Tiers
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Does Your New House Have a Gas Leak? An Elmira, NY Home Inspection Can Detect That Did you know that not all Elmira, NY home inspectors perform gas leak testing on the properties they inspect? That seems terrifying to a first-time homebuyer. The last thing you want is to purchase your dream home only to find that there is a gas leak that needs to be fixed right away. This puts your family in harm’s way, but it also ends up being an added expense that you never planned on. At Continue Reading ...

3 Tips for Keeping Your Chimney Clean

Posted on: February 16, 2018 by in Home Inspection, Home Inspector, NY, Twin Tiers
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Advice for New Home Owners From Your Twin Tiers Home Inspector: 3 Tips for Keeping Your Chimney Clean Here at Precision Home Inspection, we can’t help but notice that we inspect a lot of Twin Tiers homes with chimneys and fireplaces. There’s nothing better than settling in on a cold winter night in front of the fire. Still, it’s our job to be sure that your chimney and fireplace are safe for you and your family. It all starts when we get on top of the roof, or inspect your chimney Continue Reading ...