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By Clint Mckie, Desert Sun Home, Comm. Inspection 1-575-706-5586
(Desert Sun Home, commercial Inspections)
Comments 34
More than meets the eye. What we can't see. Many of my followers with this post knows we at Desert Sun Home Inspections in Carlsbad New Mexico now offer a 90 day warranty along with a Recallchek for the appliances in the home. What's the catch you say? The 90 day warranty is just that. A 90 day w...

By Clint Mckie, Desert Sun Home, Comm. Inspection 1-575-706-5586
(Desert Sun Home, commercial Inspections)
Comments 24
Roof repaired? Call the roof Dr. Desert Sun Inspections  Carlsbad, NM. Here is the story of why you trust no one when buying a home. Single mother and One small child. Rent was too expensive for the single mother to stay where she had been living. So when a lifelong friend of the family heard she...

By Robert Vegas Bob Swetz, Las Vegas Henderson Homes for Sale
(Realty ONE Group)
Comments 9
Several years ago when the Real Estate market was normal, I use to pay for most of my client's "Home Inspections". This was a time when my clients had more of a chance of getting into a home that they were making an offer on. VB would only pay for only (one) "Home Inspection" and he would let his...

By Clint Mckie, Desert Sun Home, Comm. Inspection 1-575-706-5586
(Desert Sun Home, commercial Inspections)
Comments 22
Heat pumps there are some rules. Desert Sun Inspections Carlsbad N.M. There are tell tell signs when a new heat pump, furnace or water heater has been installed without a permit being issued. Things like a new unit and no approved sticker form the mechanical inspector's office. When i find these ...

By Clint Mckie, Desert Sun Home, Comm. Inspection 1-575-706-5586
(Desert Sun Home, commercial Inspections)
Comments 32
Don't mix water and electricity. Desert Sun inspections. Carlsbad, NM. Tri plex inspection yesterday in Carlsbad New Mexico. The home has had a lot of changes to the way the homes air conditioning had been modified. The swamp coolers had been on the roof. they were removed from service in lew of ...

By Clint Mckie, Desert Sun Home, Comm. Inspection 1-575-706-5586
(Desert Sun Home, commercial Inspections)
Comments 16
 Roofing 101, come on contractor's. When preparing home inspection reports for my client's. I use words like poor or unprofessional installation. When it comes to a roof installation, the roof is critical to be installed correctly. I have been posting about roofs lately. The roofs have been a sor...

By Clint Mckie, Desert Sun Home, Comm. Inspection 1-575-706-5586
(Desert Sun Home, commercial Inspections)
Comments 28
Time for furnace filters, Desert Sun Home Inspections Carlsbad N.M. With the cooler weather of the winter temperatures being very cold in most of the nation. There is a need to keep in mind the harder the furnace works to keep the home warm and cozy, the more attention needs to be placed on keepi...

By Clint Mckie, Desert Sun Home, Comm. Inspection 1-575-706-5586
(Desert Sun Home, commercial Inspections)
Comments 20
It's alive. Electrical issue. Desert Sun Home inspection Artesia, N.M. It's these crazy little things that will drive you crazy. Electrical issues abound when inspecting homes. It seems every home owner has the go to guy called Uncle Bob or Harry home owner. I hear comments and I am sure you have...

By Clint Mckie, Desert Sun Home, Comm. Inspection 1-575-706-5586
(Desert Sun Home, commercial Inspections)
Comments 24
Keeping focused on the future. With all the bad news I have received in the past week. I am more determined to be the best I can be. I will be meeting with more Realtors and their brokers this week in order to try and generate a little more business for Desert Sun Home and Commercial Inspections....

By Clint Mckie, Desert Sun Home, Comm. Inspection 1-575-706-5586
(Desert Sun Home, commercial Inspections)
Comments 52
Windows are great, just not these windows. Desert Sun Home Inspections Carlsbad, New Mexico. I really like my job. But when there are issues with a home that doe's add to the safety of the home then there are some possible hard feelings with the Realtor who say's "There is not an issue". The buye...

By Clint Mckie, Desert Sun Home, Comm. Inspection 1-575-706-5586
(Desert Sun Home, commercial Inspections)
Comments 28
Foundation cracks. Get a second opinion. Desert Sun Home inspections. There are times when inspecting a home that even us well informed inspectors need a second opinion about an issue. This home has cracks in the foundation. But not only in the perimeter of the foundation but throughout the entir...

By Clint Mckie, Desert Sun Home, Comm. Inspection 1-575-706-5586
(Desert Sun Home, commercial Inspections)
Comments 20
Mold inspections in Carlsbad New Mexico. Desert Sun inspections. When there is a concern about the general health conditions of a home. I get called wanting to know if I can come and inspect their home to try and find out why they have been feeling sick. Most of the callers want to know if the he...

By Clint Mckie, Desert Sun Home, Comm. Inspection 1-575-706-5586
(Desert Sun Home, commercial Inspections)
Comments 54
Home inspection in Carlsbad New Mexico. Is the dryer drying anything? This issue is almost becoming the norm for home inspections in Carlsbad New Mexico. Not that the dryer is not drying the clothes the owners wants to get dried, but the way the venting has been ran into the attic. This dryer ven...

By Clint Mckie, Desert Sun Home, Comm. Inspection 1-575-706-5586
(Desert Sun Home, commercial Inspections)
Comments 26
Utility room without a view. Keep your pipes protected. At Desert Sun Home Inspections in Carlsbad New Mexico. We point out any problems that could be an issue for the buyer or seller depending on who we are inspecting for. On this recent home inspection for a Buyer. I found the utility room for ...

By Clint Mckie, Desert Sun Home, Comm. Inspection 1-575-706-5586
(Desert Sun Home, commercial Inspections)
Comments 108
When Realtors want to take over the inspection process. I had a new buyer call me for a home inspection here in Carlsbad. That's right, here in town. I don't get many of these calls because the local Realtors tend to take over the home inspection process when representing the buyers. In many case...

By Clint Mckie, Desert Sun Home, Comm. Inspection 1-575-706-5586
(Desert Sun Home, commercial Inspections)
Comments 21
Merry Christmas Every One in Active Rain. Today is a day of remembrance. Not a day to be happy about. Remember what Christmas is all about. In my opinion. Christmas has become so commercialized, the real meaning of Christmas has been lost in the background of too many commercials and all about gi...

By Clint Mckie, Desert Sun Home, Comm. Inspection 1-575-706-5586
(Desert Sun Home, commercial Inspections)
Comments 38
Move in condition, what doe's that mean anyway? Desert Sun Home inspections in Carlsbad New Mexico, wants you to buy the home you are wanting inspected. I don't want to kill a deal. If the safety of the homes occupants is compromised. Then the home is not move in ready. Think about that statement...

By Clint Mckie, Desert Sun Home, Comm. Inspection 1-575-706-5586
(Desert Sun Home, commercial Inspections)
Comments 26
New homes and an over looked safety feature. Desert Sun Inspections Carlsbad, New Mexico.      There are supposed to be safety features in place within the codes when a new home is built. These safety features such as smoke detectors clearances for appliances and fire place safety features just t...

By Clint Mckie, Desert Sun Home, Comm. Inspection 1-575-706-5586
(Desert Sun Home, commercial Inspections)
Comments 76
The walls decided to take a walk. Desert Sun Home Inspections Carlsbad, New Mexico. I have seen a couple of these homes in the past. They are not very fun to do an inspection on. I dislike inspecting a home that has these issues with the interior walls. Very interesting when it comes down to find...

By Clint Mckie, Desert Sun Home, Comm. Inspection 1-575-706-5586
(Desert Sun Home, commercial Inspections)
Comments 25
Jack Frost visits Carlsbad New Mexico. It has really been cold here in Carlsbad New Mexico. Jack frost paid us a visit and left all kinds of his handy work around the county and most of the state. Take a look at what I found when I was heading out to a home inspection in Artesia New Mexico. Take ...

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