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Charlotte Home Inspector Finds Dracula in the Atttic

April 13th, 2015 · No Comments


http://www.homeinspectioncarolina.com Charlotte home inspector Preston Sandlin of Home Inspection Carolina.com made and eerie discovery in an attic recently, Dracula……no not really but he did discover some bats in the attic. The poop or the guano has disease carrying pathogens in it so you don’t want bats in your attic. Call Home Inspection Carolina today to inspect your attic or the rest of your house 704-542-6575

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Charlotte Home Inspector Explains Why You Should get a Pre-Listing Inspection

April 1st, 2015 · No Comments

Charlotte home inspector Preston Sandlin was on the radio recently when he was asked by “Your Real Estate Today” host Paul Jamison why you should have a pre-listing home inspection. Preston from Home Inspection Carolina replied that by knowing the issues ahead of time you had time to get several estimates and avoid rush charges. Check out “Your Real Estate Today” show on WBT on Saturdays at 2:00.

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Charlotte Home Inspector on WBT 1110

March 31st, 2015 · No Comments

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Charlotte home inspector Preston Sandlin was recently on WBT radio “You”re Real Estate Today Show” talking about prparing your house for showing and preparing your home for the home inspection. Today they are talking about rplacing burned out bulbs.

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Problems with Galvanized Pipes

March 23rd, 2015 · No Comments

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Charlotte home inspector Preston Sandlin explains the problems with galvanized pipes. Galavanized pipes rust from the inside and cause the pipes to constrict restricting the water flow. In older homes you might see a reduced water flow and some rusty water. It usually happens to the hot water first. If you have any questions about galvanized pipes or home inspections please call Home Inspection Carolina.

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Charlotte Home Inspector Explains the Hazards of Aluminum Wiring

March 22nd, 2015 · No Comments

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Single strand aluminum wiring was used during the time of the Vietnam War. The problem with this wiring that was used in the 60′s and early 70′s is that it will heat up and arc where it is connected. They could also heat up and create a fire hazard because the breaker wouldn’t trip. There are fixes for single strand that mostly involve some type of pigtailing. If you have any questions about aluminum wiring or home inspection please give us a call (704) 542-6575

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Charlotte NC Home Inspector Explains Polybutylene Plumbing

March 20th, 2015 · No Comments

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If your house was built in the 80′s there is a really good chance you have polybutylene piping. In this video Charlotte NC home inspector Preston Sandlin explains the problems associated with polybutylene plumbing and some possible remedies for it as well. If you have any polybutylene questions or home inspection questions please call Home Inspection Carolina 704-542-6575

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Charlotte NC Home Inspector Talks Termites

March 20th, 2015 · No Comments

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Have you ever wondered what termite damage looked like? Have you wondered if your house might have termites. Watch this video by Charlotte home inspector Preston Sandlin of Home Inspection Carolina to learn all about termites and termite damage.

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How to Fix High Moisture in Your Crawl Space

March 18th, 2015 · No Comments

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If you have high moisture in your crawl space typically characterized by a moisture level of over 20% you have to get that moisture level down. There are two schools of thought on that; Ventilated vs. sealed crawl space. In this video Charlotte home inspector Preston Sandlin explaint the two schools of thought on getting rid of the moisture in your crawl space and when you should apply each one

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Charlotte Home Inspector Explains How to Replace a Toilet Lid

March 17th, 2015 · No Comments

<>http://www.homeinspectioncarolina.com Do you you need to replace the toilet seat or lid on your toilet. It’s not that hard but there are some steps involved that. Watch this video to see what you need to do. If you have any questions about replacing a toilet seat or home inspection questions call Home Inspection Carolina 704-542-6575 http://www.askthecharlotteinspector.com

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Charlotte NC Home Inspector Explains Termites

March 17th, 2015 · No Comments

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http://www.homeinspectioncarolina.com Charlotte home inspector Preston Sandlin explains termites including the most likely place to find termites. Preston explains where termites come from and way that you treat for termites. If you have any termite questions or home inspection question please call Home Inspection Carolina at 704-542-6575 http://www.askthecharlotteinspector.com

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