Home Inspections Company Introduction

We have completed our first personalized introduction video for Mountains To Sea Inspections. The transcript for the video can be found below: Hi everyone this is Brian Barrett with Mountains To Sea Inspections. We are a home inspections company with offices in Asheville and Boone, North Carolina, with a service area that covers most of western North Carolina. At Mountains …

Dirty Filters – Maintenance Inspections in Asheville

The condensing unit is the outdoor unit. This piece of equipment holds the compressor and the refrigerant. This appliance’s main function is to exchange heat. In most modern HVAC systems we have heat pumps which can be used to both heat and cool your home and is controlled by which direction the refrigerant flows. This is a very simplistic view …

Home Inspector in Boone

Home Inspectors in Boone See Uptick In Demand

As 2018 continues to move on, the good news for the real estate market in Boone, NC just keeps getting better.  As Boone’s real estate markets grow the demand for quality home inspectors in Boone also continues to grow. There are currently 14 home inspectors in Boone and the surrounding areas in Watauga County and approximately 5 home inspection companies …

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What To Do Before During And After A Home Inspection

The home buying process can be tricky and in most cases, to ensure that buyers are making the right choice of property, they often employ the services of Asheville home inspection experts to handle their home inspection needs. However, in most cases, especially for first time home buyers, there is the need to understand what to do before and after …

Real Estate Agents Need To Talk

Real Estate Agents Need To Talk To One Another!

Real Estate Agents Need To Talk To One Another! As a buyer’s agent, you have an immense amount of responsibility; from writing the first Offer To Purchase, to closing the deal, there are a number of items that you must accomplish to insure a smooth transaction. One of those items is helping your client select a home inspector and getting …

Broken Seal On Window

Foggy Windows And Broken Seals – Home Inspection Items

There are countless articles on the internet concerning cloudy windows, but I felt I had to say something, because we see it ALL the time. The greatest disadvantage in cloudy windows is the hazing between the panes of glass. Some of the time this is only observable in the mornings, after that point it vanishes for whatever remains of the …

Plumbing Repairs?

Things We See When Inspecting Homes Around Asheville & Boone

The Things We See As Home Inspectors Folks please remember that tape is generally not considered the appropriate repair for a leaky sink drain. This little jewel along with many other problems are why you should never buy property without a home inspection.

Yet More Proof That Radon Gas Should Be Tested For

Radon gas is everywhere and we always recommend performing a test on your residence or one you are considering for purchase to make sure that the concentrations are below the EPA’s action levels (4.0pCi/l).  Here is an article from NBC News that helps shed a little more light on the subject. Ohhh ya and the evils of fracking!!! article html: http://www.nbcnews.com/health/health-news/could-fracking-raise-lung-cancer-risk-n338146 …