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By Clint Mckie, Desert Sun Home, Comm. Inspection 1-575-706-5586
(Desert Sun Home, commercial Inspections)
Comments 32
Repo's and the challenges they present. Is every thing what it seems? No Not at all. When we get to do an inspection on a repo home. There are a lot of issues at play. At Desert Sun Home Inspections in Carlsbad, New Mexico. We need to know what is supposed to be in the home and what is staying wi...

By Clint Mckie, Desert Sun Home, Comm. Inspection 1-575-706-5586
(Desert Sun Home, commercial Inspections)
Comments 19
Electrical inspections. When things need to get changed and upgraded. At Desert Sun Home Inspections in Carlsbad, New Mexico. We really try to give the best advice for the buyers of a home. Even if it "ticks off the seller". I hear it all the time about how the seller is saying through their Real...

By Clint Mckie, Desert Sun Home, Comm. Inspection 1-575-706-5586
(Desert Sun Home, commercial Inspections)
Comments 14
Home inspections and electrical nightmares. Safety number One concern. One of the homes most important features is it's electrical system. We would be lost without the electrical system working properly at all times. At Desert Sun Home Inspections in Carlsbad, New Mexico We inspect home for the b...

By Clint Mckie, Desert Sun Home, Comm. Inspection 1-575-706-5586
(Desert Sun Home, commercial Inspections)
Comments 23
Fire place safety.  Home Inspections in Carlsbad New Mexico. In Carlsbad, New Mexico Home inspections are common but having the right home inspector is the most important thing. Buyers need to realize what is best for them as a home buyer. At Desert Sun home inspections in Carlsbad, New Mexico, w...

By Clint Mckie, Desert Sun Home, Comm. Inspection 1-575-706-5586
(Desert Sun Home, commercial Inspections)
Comments 16
Exterior Ceiling fans. Are they approved? Inspections in Carlsbad N.M. Many, many times when inspecting homes for Desert Sun Home inspections in Carlsbad New Mexico. I find that the ceiling fans that are mounted and used on the exterior patio's, decks and breezeways are not the proper ones for ex...

By Clint Mckie, Desert Sun Home, Comm. Inspection 1-575-706-5586
(Desert Sun Home, commercial Inspections)
Comments 24
Home inspections. How do you start. Inspecting in Carlsbad, New Mexico At Desert Sun Home Inspections in Carlsbad, New Mexico we inspect homes. When I drove into the drive way on this inspection I could not believe what I saw. This home was being sold "as is", and is a cash sale. Not even a Realt...

By Clint Mckie, Desert Sun Home, Comm. Inspection 1-575-706-5586
(Desert Sun Home, commercial Inspections)
Comments 37
Water heater safety. How many homes are in real trouble? Too many. At Desert Sun Home Inspections in Carlsbad, New Mexico. Safety is number one when we inspect a home. We make sure all safety aspects of the home are in place and working properly. With that said, How are your 1. Smoke detectors 2....

By Clint Mckie, Desert Sun Home, Comm. Inspection 1-575-706-5586
(Desert Sun Home, commercial Inspections)
Comments 24
Don't throw your heating dollars away. Make repairs and save money. At Desert Sun Home Inspections and energy audits in Carlsbad New Mexico, We see these troubling things it seems on a regular basis. This post is for everyone who owns a home. Stop throwing your hard earned money away. With all th...

By Clint Mckie, Desert Sun Home, Comm. Inspection 1-575-706-5586
(Desert Sun Home, commercial Inspections)
Comments 11
Curious findings with this home. Home inspection in Carlsbad, N.M. From time to time I find things that leave me a bit baffled. At Desert Sun Home inspections in Carlsbad New Mexico, we strive to get the best results for the client. Even if it means to find and or seek out additional help in resp...

By Clint Mckie, Desert Sun Home, Comm. Inspection 1-575-706-5586
(Desert Sun Home, commercial Inspections)
Comments 12
Metal roofs are a good way to go. If they are maintained correctly. When inspecting homes for Desert Sun Home Inspections in Carlsbad New Mexico. I find all kinds of issues. But when I drive up to a home with a metal roof, I'm thinking good for them. They were really thinking ahead. These metal r...

By Clint Mckie, Desert Sun Home, Comm. Inspection 1-575-706-5586
(Desert Sun Home, commercial Inspections)
Comments 19
Deadly combination with this home. Safety features in place, nope. When inspecting homes for Desert Sun Home inspections based in Carlsbad, New Mexico. I get to travel all over Southeast New Mexico inspecting homes. This inspection was far from the normal inspection. There are no Smoke detectors ...

By Clint Mckie, Desert Sun Home, Comm. Inspection 1-575-706-5586
(Desert Sun Home, commercial Inspections)
Comments 22
Active Rain postings work. They Really do. I have heard both sides of the debates on whether posting on Active Rain will actually end with a call or visit by a potential client. In  my last post that was Neighborhood featured in Hobbs New Mexico, called Home inspection electrical nightmare. What'...

By Clint Mckie, Desert Sun Home, Comm. Inspection 1-575-706-5586
(Desert Sun Home, commercial Inspections)
Comments 14
  Active Rain Meeting a huge Success. As many of the Active Rain members know, I had been gone for about a week on a vacation to go to a George Straight Concert along with Martina McBride In North Little Rock Arkansas. Then the Active Rain meeting in Russelleville Arkansas. All we could do is get...

By Clint Mckie, Desert Sun Home, Comm. Inspection 1-575-706-5586
(Desert Sun Home, commercial Inspections)
Comments 12
Why do sellers do this? And why do Realtors overlook it? There are a lot of homes i see with problems the sellers could have taken care of pretty easily. Why the Realtors don't inform the sellers of these issues before they even list the home? Why does'nt the Realtors look at the home before they...

By Clint Mckie, Desert Sun Home, Comm. Inspection 1-575-706-5586
(Desert Sun Home, commercial Inspections)
Comments 0
Why do sellers do this? And why do Realtors allow it? There are a lot of homes i see with problems the sellers could have taken care of pretty easily. Why the Realtors don't inform the sellers of these issues before they even list the home? Why does'nt the Realtors look at the home befor ethey st...

By Clint Mckie, Desert Sun Home, Comm. Inspection 1-575-706-5586
(Desert Sun Home, commercial Inspections)
Comments 5
Hidden dangers in the crawl spaces. Gas lines need support, always. At this home inspection for a buyer. I had to get down and dirty in the crawl space. We are used to this at Desert Sun home Inspections in Carlsbad, New Mexico. There are times when I see all kinds of issues, some good and some t...

By Clint Mckie, Desert Sun Home, Comm. Inspection 1-575-706-5586
(Desert Sun Home, commercial Inspections)
Comments 33
Playing hide and seek with the gas line shut off. Not accessible use. When inspecting homes there are a lot of factors that factor in when we inspect homes for Desert Sun Home Inspections in Carlsbad, New Mexico. As in past posts, safety is paramount when inspecting, then comes common sense. Many...

By Clint Mckie, Desert Sun Home, Comm. Inspection 1-575-706-5586
(Desert Sun Home, commercial Inspections)
Comments 27
Electrician does another great job. Not. What to do next when buying. After the fiasco of the post about an electrical job done half way and terribly. See the post here at http://actvra.in/Tcz At Desert Sun Home Inspections in Carlsbad New Mexico.This is the second home in a row that looks like t...

By Clint Mckie, Desert Sun Home, Comm. Inspection 1-575-706-5586
(Desert Sun Home, commercial Inspections)
Comments 73
Should I write this in the report as a defect? Or simply "Oh Well"? Before the fiasco of yesterday happened, I was actually working inspecting homes for Desert Sun Home Inspections in Carlsbad, New Mexico. I was at another town home and found these exposed blocks. Not a big deal right? But if wat...

By Clint Mckie, Desert Sun Home, Comm. Inspection 1-575-706-5586
(Desert Sun Home, commercial Inspections)
Comments 19
Seldom seen and always forgotten. Attic accesse's need TLC too. There are a lot of homes I see when inspecting homes for Desert Sun Home inspections in Carlsbad, New Mexico. Many of these homes are in pretty good shape when it comes to an insulated attic. Some need more and some a little less. Bu...

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