Winter Home Maintenance Tips

As winter approaches, your home is susceptible to more hazardous conditions. This includes pipes freezing, damage from the cold weather, and high heating costs. If the home is not prepared properly, the value of the home can decrease due to wear and tear. Staying...

Basement apartments licensing starts in early 2014

What does this mean for Mississauga Home Inspections? Basement Apartment Licensing coming into effect in Mississauga. I am sure all other cities in GTA will follow suit if they do not already have it in place.  Read this article posted on Mississauga.com...

Is your Home Protected from Catastrophic Water Damage?

In the wake of the terrible damage throughout the eastern third of the US caused by hurricane Sandy, it is necessary to stress the need for flood insurance for homeowners. While it is true that such a massive storm is rare, occurring perhaps once in a lifetime, the...

Household Hazards

By: International Association of Certified Home Inspectors This list of terms covers most of the common household dangers likely to be encountered by InterNACHI inspectors. algae: microorganisms that may grow to colonies in damp environments, including certain...

Spring Home Maintenance Tips

Spring season is a great opportunity to get outdoors and fix up your home after a long, cold winter. There will be parts of your home, both inside and out, that need some TLC, especially if you want to keep your home nice and prepare it for a buyer. Spring cleaning...