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By Clint Mckie, Desert Sun Home, Comm. Inspection 1-575-706-5586
(Desert Sun Home, commercial Inspections)
Comments 37
Electrical issues for a Home Inpsection in Carlsbad, New Mexico. Many homes that get inspected have the "I can do that factors". When the owners think they can do all kinds of so called repairs and never get it right. Many sellers have the thoughts of "it's close enough". But close enough for the...

By Clint Mckie, Desert Sun Home, Comm. Inspection 1-575-706-5586
(Desert Sun Home, commercial Inspections)
Comments 32
Head scratcher, this home has issues. Home inspections in Carlsbad N M Sometimes you just have to scratch you head and just say "Really" to yourself as you go through a home inspecting it for a buyer. This buyer was a smart buyer. Calling Desert Sun Home inspections in Carlsbad New Mexico. After ...

By Clint Mckie, Desert Sun Home, Comm. Inspection 1-575-706-5586
(Desert Sun Home, commercial Inspections)
Comments 22
Some things just seem trivial. Some are, but some are not. Why is it when Desert Sun Home Inspections in Carlsbad, New Mexico inspects homes it seems we find the same issues what seems like all the time? We have been finding a large number of vegetation issues with the roofs. The last two homes h...

By Clint Mckie, Desert Sun Home, Comm. Inspection 1-575-706-5586
(Desert Sun Home, commercial Inspections)
Comments 36
What about....I don't want to hear it. The difference with inspectors. Every home is different. This is why when a home gets inspected for a potential buyer or seller, needs to know everything the has as far as the "Issues go". At Desert Sun Home Inspections in Carlsbad New Mexico. We have been g...

By Clint Mckie, Desert Sun Home, Comm. Inspection 1-575-706-5586
(Desert Sun Home, commercial Inspections)
Comments 32
Some things look good from the outside. Others need a good inspecting. Desert Sun Home Inspections in Carlsbad New Mexico, has a reputation of getting the job done the right way every time. I am not saying that I am a 100% correct inspector. No one can guarantee that. But I hope to be as close to...

By Clint Mckie, Desert Sun Home, Comm. Inspection 1-575-706-5586
(Desert Sun Home, commercial Inspections)
Comments 29
We finally have some rain. Now the roof leaks begin. Home inspections. After a week of rain here in Carlsbad New Mexico. We had accumulated about 3.5 inches of rain. Makes for an interesting time when insecting homes for the buyers. At Desert Sun Home Inspections in Carlsbad New Mexico. I was ask...

By Clint Mckie, Desert Sun Home, Comm. Inspection 1-575-706-5586
(Desert Sun Home, commercial Inspections)
Comments 85
This is why there are permits for electrical work. Home inspection 101 At Desert Sun Home Inspections in Carlsbad, New Mexico. We have seen a lot of homes that have had electrical work done and not completed in the right way. On this 2,900 SFT home, the owner decided to add a lot of recessed ligh...

By Clint Mckie, Desert Sun Home, Comm. Inspection 1-575-706-5586
(Desert Sun Home, commercial Inspections)
Comments 26
It seems like a small deal, but not to the buyers. Home inspections. It seems every home buyer has their own wants and needs as they look at homes. They make an offer then comes the home inspection. There are those little things that can make a difference when buyers look at a home and get the re...

By Clint Mckie, Desert Sun Home, Comm. Inspection 1-575-706-5586
(Desert Sun Home, commercial Inspections)
Comments 20
If you install it, you must protect it. Builders Ideas that's not used. When making a modification to a home for what ever the reason. Make sure the change was for the better and not the worse.             At Desert Sun Home Inspections in Carlsbad, New Mexico We get calls for inspections on home...

By Clint Mckie, Desert Sun Home, Comm. Inspection 1-575-706-5586
(Desert Sun Home, commercial Inspections)
Comments 20
With the age of the cast iron plumbing under the home. Issues later? I am not surprised to see cast iron plumbing under the older homes. At Desert Sun Home Inspections in Carlsbad, New Mexico. It's my job a s a home inspector to try and inform the buyers as to any potential issues that may arise ...

By Clint Mckie, Desert Sun Home, Comm. Inspection 1-575-706-5586
(Desert Sun Home, commercial Inspections)
Comments 26
What is the smell in the basement? Smells like the sewer leaking. This is a pre sellers and listing inspection. These are becoming more and more popular with agents who want no surprises when they get a home inspection at the end of the home buying process. At Desert Sun Home Inspections in Carls...

By Clint Mckie, Desert Sun Home, Comm. Inspection 1-575-706-5586
(Desert Sun Home, commercial Inspections)
Comments 54
  Attention every One. This is my last post.   At least it is before I hit the magical 500,000 point mark.   I have had so much fun here in the Active Rain Network of professionals.   I have had some ups and downs when posting. There have been days when I wondered if anyone was even in the networ...

By Clint Mckie, Desert Sun Home, Comm. Inspection 1-575-706-5586
(Desert Sun Home, commercial Inspections)
Comments 22
Attic venting not correct. Now they have to correct the issues. Attic venting is so important when it comes to the heating and cooling costs of the home. At Desert Sun Home inspections in Carlsbad, New Mexico. I have extensive knowledge when it comes to the proper venting of a home. I have been a...

By Clint Mckie, Desert Sun Home, Comm. Inspection 1-575-706-5586
(Desert Sun Home, commercial Inspections)
Comments 24
Retro Homes and what the buyers may be looking for. Some still great. Realtors. There are still buyers out there that want  a retro home. At Desert Sun Home inspections in Carlsbad, New Mexico. It's not our job as an inspection company to tell the buyers that the home is a retro home and upgrades...

By Clint Mckie, Desert Sun Home, Comm. Inspection 1-575-706-5586
(Desert Sun Home, commercial Inspections)
Comments 18
Vegetation and the damage it can cause. Home inspections Carlsbad N.M. At Desert Sun Home Inspections In Carlsbad, New Mexico. We get to see a variety of homes with all kinds of deferred maintenance issues. I have posted in the past about how the trees and shrubs around a home can and will cause ...

By Clint Mckie, Desert Sun Home, Comm. Inspection 1-575-706-5586
(Desert Sun Home, commercial Inspections)
Comments 2
Home inspectors in Carlsbad, New Mexico. Desert Sun Home Inspections. In Carlsbad New Mexico, you do have a choice when it comes to getting the best home inspection possible. You can Call Desert Sun Home inspections in Carlsbad New Mexico. Call Clint at 1-575-706-5586 Insist on the best home insp...

By Clint Mckie, Desert Sun Home, Comm. Inspection 1-575-706-5586
(Desert Sun Home, commercial Inspections)
Comments 11
New Home inspections Carlsbad New Mexico. What's up with the roof? Inspecting homes for Desert Sun Home inspections in Carlsbad, New Mexico can sometimes be a big challenge. Especially when the builder want's to argue a point. This is what I ran into when I recently inspected a newer home here in...

By Clint Mckie, Desert Sun Home, Comm. Inspection 1-575-706-5586
(Desert Sun Home, commercial Inspections)
Comments 8
Some times you just want to cry. Smoke detector safety what not to do. I have posted a couple of times about the "safety factor" when I inspect homes for Desert Sun home Inspections in Carlsbad, New Mexico. It seems there are still a lot of homes out and about that still have not a clue as to the...

By Clint Mckie, Desert Sun Home, Comm. Inspection 1-575-706-5586
(Desert Sun Home, commercial Inspections)
Comments 32
Memorial day Home Inspection. I did'nt have the heart to charge them. There are times when your feelings get the best of you. This home inspection for Desert Sun Home Inspections in Carlsbad New Mexico. This inspection was set up over week ago. Having the request for a Holiday weekend was not a b...

By Clint Mckie, Desert Sun Home, Comm. Inspection 1-575-706-5586
(Desert Sun Home, commercial Inspections)
Comments 44
Home Owners and the DIY factor. Home burns down after repairs. Many many times on I have posted about the safety of homes. In my reports I list the safety issues as Number One priority. At Desert Sun Home Inspections in Carlsbad New Mexico In the reports I issue for the buyers or sellers of home,...

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