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Spring Home Maintenance Tips

Jeremy Geller Sherwood Inspection Services, LLC Leave a Comment

Spring has sprung!  The days are getting longer and warmer, and I’m attending to the exterior of my property a bit more.  I had my season’s first breakfast on the patio today. A couple of years back I bought an inexpensive, electric power washer. It cost under $100.  I used it over the weekend to clean a paved patio behind …

COVID-19 InterNACHI safety guidelines

COVID-19 Home Inspection Guidelines

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We want to assure all of our clients that SIS will remain fully operational while still following new guidelines. The safety and well-being of our clients and employees is always our priority. We are actively monitoring the COVID-19/Coronavirus situation and taking steps to help keep our communities safe. As our employees interact with clients, we have taken steps to limit …

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The Brief History of Home Inspections

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Let’s walk down memory lane for a moment and see the evolution of the home inspection industry since it started in the early 70’s. Before the home inspector there were three categories of people that would inspect parts of homes as part of a real estate transaction. The first was “inspect by committee”. Buyers would have to coordinate with a …