Entries by Mark Crowley

Important Information About Preventing Appliance Fires

Preventing appliance fires comes down to proper planning and maintenance. This is especially true for the kitchen, which contains many appliances that without proper care could pose a hazard. To limit future problems, there are a few things every homeowner can do: Have an Expert Look at Wiring — Have an electrician or home inspector […]

Icicles Signal Problems for Home Owners

This winter, take special note of any icicles hanging from your roof. Small icicles are normal, but large, thick icicles can be dangerous if they fall and usually spell trouble for your home. Fortunately, most problems that cause icicles can be remedied easily. Icicles typically indicate ice damming on your home’s roof, a problem usually […]

February 2019: Resolutions

Ask The Inspector Should You Be Concerned About Radon? Radon is a radioactive gas that is slowly released during the natural decay of uranium in the earth, and it moves freely through any soil, rock and water. These broken down elements can be inhaled into the lungs, leading to long-term damage. Luckily, it’s easy to […]