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Pool Inspections

The Value of a Pool Inspection

If you’re looking to purchase a home in Georgia that includes a water feature, it’s important that you get it inspected along with the rest of the home. A pool is a great feature that often adds value to a home but, if it’s not in good condition, it can quickly become a money pit […]

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Does Your Home Have Termites?

Does Your Home Have Termites?

Many Georgia homebuyers fear termite damage in their new homes – and rightly so. Termites can cause significant damage that is difficult to see, so you want to know whether the property shows any signs of these pests before purchasing it. But how can you know if your property has termites or termite damage? Phil […]

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Foundation and Structure Inpspections

The Value of a Foundation and Structure Inspection

When purchasing a new home, you want someone thorough, honest, and unbiased on your side to make sure you’re making a sound investment. One of the scariest things a future homeowner can hear is that a home has foundational issues; however, the problems can be anywhere from cosmetic to devastating, and Phil and the entire […]

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Fall and winter home inspection

Why Fall and Winter Are Great Times for Home Inspections

Fall is in full swing in Georgia, and winter is not far off. We all know that house closings can be scheduled at anytime and they certainly won’t care what the weather is like outside. If you’re in the process of buying or selling a home, you don’t have to let cold weather put your […]

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Home Inspection Schedule

What If I Can’t Attend My Home Inspection?

Your offer was accepted and you just signed a contract to purchase your beautiful new Georgia home! Your next step is to order a home inspection, which can be a stress-inducing part of the home-buying process because it must be performed in 10-14 days. Now, you have less than two weeks to find a time […]

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Valuable Resources

Valuable Resources for New Homeowners

Congratulations to you, a new homeowner in Atlanta, GA! Your new home passed the inspection, you made it through the closing process, and you’re ready to move in! However, if you’ve been renting for some time before purchasing your home, your handyman skills might be a little rusty. Suddenly, you don’t have a landlord to […]

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Harmful Effects of Mold

4 Harmful Side Effects of Prolonged Mold Exposure

If you are considering purchasing a home, you may want to consider scheduling a mold inspection. The benefits of investing in this service far outweigh the negative side effects of living in a house filled with mold. This nasty fungus can exacerbate certain medical conditions and also cause sinus problems, respiratory issues, and skin rashes. […]

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Commercial Building Inspections

What to Expect from Your Commercial Property Inspection

Whether you’re buying, selling, renting, or leasing a commercial space, getting the building checked out by a qualified property inspector before signing the contract can help you determine if there are any major problems with it. Without the experienced eye of an authorized property inspector, many problems could be overlooked. Phil and the entire Protech […]

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Why Get a Pool Inspection?

When you started looking for your dream home, was a pool or spa part of that equation? Did you find the perfect kitchen layout, master bedroom, and bonus areas? If you found your perfect home and found out it included a pool or spa, you need to do more than say, “Oh, okay, great!” A pool […]

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The Value of Radon Testing

When you’re purchasing a home, you can feel like the expenses add up fast. You have to have cash on hand for things like earnest money, the home inspection, and a down payment (to mention a few). Many people opt out of a radon test, trying to save some money and time in the process. […]

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