Tar Heel Tip of the Week: The Importance of a Home Inspection

Tuesday, July 28th, 2015 by Jaimie Hooker

importance of home inspections

While the housing market is back on the rise, vacant homes are being listed and sold faster than they have been in years. Finding your “dream home” may be harder in the coming years so don’t settle for a home with a long list of problems.

A home inspection is crucial for both parties. When buying a home it is important to be educated not only on any cosmetic concerns but also the structural ones as well. Purchasing a home can be a large investment, protect it and prevent any further damage by having a home inspection done.

When it comes to selling your home, you want the most out of the investment. Don’t allow buyers to walk away because of any unforeseen problems. Before placing your home on the market have a home inspection done, just by fixing any moisture, humidity or structural concerns the overall value of the home can increase!

Owning a home is a part-time job; make sure your home is a safe environment for your family. Conveniently, Tar Heel Basement Systems offers a free HomeAid Newsletter, which gives tips for a stress-free transaction!

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Is your home in need of a home inspector? Call our office for home inspector referrals or to schedule a FREE estimate appointment after your home inspection.


About the author
Jaimie Hooker is the Assistant Marketing Director at Tar Heel Basement Systems; authoring case studies, technical papers, creating and captioning photo albums and managing website content. She also oversees the organization of video testimonials, shows and events, Jaimie lives in the small town of Madison, NC with her husband, Paul, and 3 year old son, Franklin.