Category: Home Inspection

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Home Inspection Tips for the Holidays

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‘Tis the season for holiday parties, gift-giving, and…home inspections? That’s right! Protecting your investment should be at the top of your list this holiday season if you’re buying a home. To help you, Step By Step Inspections put together a list of home inspection tips to keep in mind during this busy time of year. […]

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How To Find Out if A Home Has Lead-Based Paint

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Are you shopping for a new home in North Carolina? The right house with excellent curb appeal and a beautiful paint job will attract attention. But, is that paint job hiding a dirty secret? In this post, Step By Step Inspections reveals how to find out if a home has lead-based paint and what houses […]

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Home Inspection

5 Unforgettable Scary Movies With Real-Life Houses

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Halloween is drawing near, ushering in tricks, treats, and all things spooky. At Step By Step Inspections, we’re particularly fond of houses. Consequently, we thought reviewing scary movies featuring real-life houses might be fun. Whether notable for the architecture, haunting, or otherwise, we put together a list of five scary movies with real-life unforgettable houses. […]

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Home Inspection

How To Prepare for A Home Inspection in 6 Steps

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Do you need a home inspection but worry about what to expect? Whether it’s your first one or not, you may have questions, and Step By Step Inspections has answers. Don’t spend time worrying unnecessarily. Keep reading to discover six steps to prepare for a home inspection, and feel confident about the process.

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Roof Inspection

Effects of the Roof When Selling a Home

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When you buy or sell a house, you must consider many variables. Financing, location, and the home’s condition are essential factors in real estate transactions. Regarding the home’s condition, buyers look for general updates and things like windows, the HVAC system, and the roof. In fact, you may be surprised by how important the roof […]

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5 Things To Know When Buying a Home in Myrtle Beach

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Are you dreaming of owning a home in Myrtle Beach? If so, you’re not alone. The Grand Strand is one of the most popular beach destinations in the country, and many people want to call it home. However, you should know a few things before buying a home in Myrtle Beach. Step By Step Inspections […]

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Pest Inspection

4 Reasons Why Homebuyers Need a Pest Inspection

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When buying a new home, buyers often think about the neighborhood, the distance to work and amenities, and the house’s structural integrity. Regarding the structure, buyers order home inspections to ensure the home is sound. But did you know that general home inspections don’t cover all that could be wrong with a house? For example, […]

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Mold Inspection

Mold Risks in South Carolina and How an Inspection Can Help

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South Carolina homeowners should be aware of the risk of mold in their homes. The hot, humid climate provides the perfect environment for mold to grow, and it can often go undetected until it’s too late. It’s important to understand that not all molds are harmful, but it’s better to be safe than sorry. In […]

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Home Inspection

4 Types of Home Inspections and Why They Matter

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Home inspections are essential for several reasons. First, they help identify potential problems with a home before you purchase it, which gives you bargaining power. Next, they give you peace of mind knowing that you can address issues early and save money down the road. However, a standard home inspection doesn’t look for all the […]

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Pool Inspection

Why South Carolina Home Buyers Should Get a Pool Inspection

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For many people, the dream of homeownership involves a big, beautiful house with a backyard pool. However, before you dive into buying a home with a pool, it’s essential to know what you’re getting yourself into. That’s why South Carolina home buyers should get a local pool and spa inspection. In this post, Step By […]

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