Building your own home is likely the largest investment you’ll make, both financially and emotionally. And a builder’s warranty is part of that peace of mind, knowing that your dreams won’t come crumbling down. So, what’s covered by the contractor’s warranty? What’s not covered? Read on to find out. More Reading: The 1-Year Builder’s Warranty Home Inspection A Builder’s Warranty …
Can’t see or smell mold? You may still have it. Mold can grow in isolation. Despite being undetectable by your nose, chemicals can still get in your lungs.
Chemicals like Bleach are biocides – they kill life in general. Clean shower mildew with bleach. Anything else requires a professional.
If you’re headed to a big box hardware store for a DIY mold test kit, stop. They’re a waste of money. Here are several reasons to consider…
There are several ways to test for mold in a home. The method used depends on the activity and type of mold we’re looking for. Part 3 of a 7 part series.
To bring down utility bills, builders made our homes so tight that nothing was getting in, or out! We were trapping moisture. Part 2 of a 7 part series.
Moisture sources in Arizona homes: air conditioners, showers, dish washers and general water use, and their contribution to mold. Part 1 of a 7 part series.
Learn what’s required by HUD/FHA and by engineers, differences between Certification of Affixed & Foundation Certification, and how much you’ll likely pay.