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What Every Home Buyer Should Know About Radon

By Trademark Home Inspection | Dec 21, 2017

If you are buying a home – or even if you aren’t – you might have heard of radon and that it is a possible hazard. What should you know about radon? What Is Radon? Radon is a colorless and odorless gas that is radioactive. It is naturally occurring and, under normal conditions, very easy … Read moreWhat Every Home Buyer Should Know About Radon

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How to Prevent Cold Weather Damage to Your Home This Winter

By Trademark Home Inspection | Dec 1, 2017

Water damage during cold months can occur from many sources such as pipes freezing, ice dams, and groundwater to name a few. So, what do you do to prevent these? Winterization Make sure all outside hose spigots are winterized, this should be done before the temperatures go below freezing. Turn off the water supply to … Read moreHow to Prevent Cold Weather Damage to Your Home This Winter

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Is a home warranty a good deal?

Are Home Warranties Worth It? What Homebuyers Should Know

By Trademark Home Inspection | Nov 29, 2017

Buying a home is stressful, and, while there’s a certain joy associated with finally getting those keys, that stress doesn’t go away completely on closing day. After all, you now have a house, full of expensive systems and shiny appliances, to worry about. And all of those items the home inspector pointed out. What happens … Read moreAre Home Warranties Worth It? What Homebuyers Should Know

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Winter Maintenance Tips

Winter Maintenance Tips – 10 Easy Projects to Tackle Before Cold Weather Sets In

By Trademark Home Inspection | Nov 23, 2017

The cool, crisp days of Fall feel fantastic after a long, hot summer. While it’s a beautiful time of the year, it’s no time to rest. The temperature is only going to drop as Winter approaches and now is the time to prepare your home for the coming onslaught of frigid wind and heavy snow. … Read moreWinter Maintenance Tips – 10 Easy Projects to Tackle Before Cold Weather Sets In

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Common home inspection issues

11 Common Home Inspection Issues & Solutions

By Trademark Home Inspection | Oct 22, 2017

Scheduling a home inspection can be the scariest part of buying a home. You may not know what to expect from a home inspection. You might be worried your dream home has defects that will cost a ton. Usually not the case. Although issues are commonly discovered in all home inspections, the good news is that … Read more11 Common Home Inspection Issues & Solutions

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What Does a Home Inspection Cover?

Frequently Asked Questions About Home Inspections: What Does a Home Inspection Cover?

By Trademark Home Inspection | Oct 16, 2017

  You’re planning to buy a house — maybe its your first home, or maybe its a property you plan to renovate. Regardless, you want to know exactly what the condition of the building is so you don’t have any unpleasant surprises once the property title is in your name. Knowing the actual condition of … Read moreFrequently Asked Questions About Home Inspections: What Does a Home Inspection Cover?

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2017 Canton Small Business Excellence Award

By tmhi09 | Aug 8, 2017

Trademark Home Inspection, LLC selected for 2017 Canton Small Business Excellence Award Canton,MI – August 01, 2017 — Trademark Home Inspection, LLC has been selected for the 2017 Canton Small Business Excellence Award in the Home Inspectors classification by the Canton Small Business Excellence Award Program. Various sources of information were gathered and analyzed to … Read more2017 Canton Small Business Excellence Award

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Carbon Monoxide Poisoning and Detectors

By tmhi09 | Jul 30, 2017

Carbon Monoxide Poisoning and Detectors by Nick Gromicko    Carbon monoxide (CO) is a colorless, odorless, poisonous gas that forms from incomplete combustion of fuels, such as natural or liquefied petroleum gas, oil, wood or coal. Facts and Figures 480 U.S. residents died between 2001 and 2003 from non-fire-related carbon-monoxide poisoning. Most CO exposures occur during … Read moreCarbon Monoxide Poisoning and Detectors

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Barbeque Safety

By tmhi09 | Jul 11, 2017

With barbeque season already here, homeowners should heed the following safety precautions in order to keep their families and property safe.   Propane grills present an enormous fire hazard, as the Consumer Product Safety Commission (CPSC) is aware of more than 500 fires that result annually from their misuse or malfunction. The following precautions are recommended specifically when … Read moreBarbeque Safety

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