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By Clint Mckie, Desert Sun Home, Comm. Inspection 1-575-706-5586
(Desert Sun Home, commercial Inspections)
Comments 44
When will sellers learn? Safety, the concerns with selling the home. As many of the followers of Desert Sun Home inspections in Carlsbad, New Mexico knows, I have posted time and time again about the safety within and outside the home. The latest home had not a single smoke detector in the home. ...

By Clint Mckie, Desert Sun Home, Comm. Inspection 1-575-706-5586
(Desert Sun Home, commercial Inspections)
Comments 28
New home sale. Where were the inspectors on this one when built? At Desert Sun Home inspections in Carlsbad, New Mexico. We get to inspect every type of home. No matter if the home was built in the early 1900's or was just built in 2010 the results must reflect the condition of the home. It get's...

By Clint Mckie, Desert Sun Home, Comm. Inspection 1-575-706-5586
(Desert Sun Home, commercial Inspections)
Comments 74
New Home inspection. Now every one is really ticked off. At Desert Sun Home inspections in Carlsbad, New Mexico It is not the intention of this inspector to cause stress for the home owner, buyer, Realtor, State inspector, local inspector with JHA or the builder. I am looking out for the best int...

By Clint Mckie, Desert Sun Home, Comm. Inspection 1-575-706-5586
(Desert Sun Home, commercial Inspections)
Comments 35
Home inspections in Carlsbad New Mexico. Attic's and being safe. At Desert Sun Home inspections in Carlsbad, New Mexico. We get all kinds of inspections for all kinds of things. This was a full home inspection for the buyer of the home. When  inspect the attic. I generally leave it till near the ...

By Clint Mckie, Desert Sun Home, Comm. Inspection 1-575-706-5586
(Desert Sun Home, commercial Inspections)
Comments 24
Naked utility room. What do the buyers need to do? Time to upgrade. When Desert Sun Home Inspections from Carlsbad New Mexico inspects a home. We just never know what we might find. When inspecting this home we found a "Naked utility room". I know this sounds funny and you probably have not seen ...

By Clint Mckie, Desert Sun Home, Comm. Inspection 1-575-706-5586
(Desert Sun Home, commercial Inspections)
Comments 9
Hobbs Mexico home inspection. Pocket listing. Electrical issues. This home that Desert Sun Home Inspections in Carlsbad New Mexico posted about yesterday has a few more issues that need to be repaired. Here is the link to the post if you missed the first post about this home. Hobbs New Mexico hom...

By Clint Mckie, Desert Sun Home, Comm. Inspection 1-575-706-5586
(Desert Sun Home, commercial Inspections)
Comments 22
Hobbs New Mexico home inspection. Pocket listing. Repairs needed bad. At Desert Sun Home Inspections in Carlsbad, New Mexico. We have no choice in the matter. If it's a listed home or a pocket sale. On this latest listing as a "pocket listing", this home was to be sold between friends. The buyer ...

By Clint Mckie, Desert Sun Home, Comm. Inspection 1-575-706-5586
(Desert Sun Home, commercial Inspections)
Comments 68
This is why you get a home inspection on new construction. That's right. Even new construction needs a home inspection. At Desert Sun Home inspections in Carlsbad, New Mexico It seems the trend is getting better here in Southeast New Mexico. There are more and more homes being built here. And the...

By Clint Mckie, Desert Sun Home, Comm. Inspection 1-575-706-5586
(Desert Sun Home, commercial Inspections)
Comments 48
Carbon monoxide. The silent killer. Time to inspect your home for it. Many, many times when I inspect homes for Desert Sun Home inspections in Carlsbad, New Mexico. I find issues that just should not be there. These are or could be deadly issues for the inhabitant's of the homes I inspect. No mat...

By Clint Mckie, Desert Sun Home, Comm. Inspection 1-575-706-5586
(Desert Sun Home, commercial Inspections)
Comments 17
Electrical lines and tree trimming. Both can't be together. Trim now. The tress around the home can be great. Especially here in New Mexico where the temps can reach over one hundred degrees with normalcy. At Desert Sun Home Inspections in Carlsbad, New Mexico Safety is number one when it comes t...

By Clint Mckie, Desert Sun Home, Comm. Inspection 1-575-706-5586
(Desert Sun Home, commercial Inspections)
Comments 21
Historical home inspection. It's about time for a new roof. This home was built in 1906. That makes this home very old by any ones standard 107 years old to be exact. This home is listed on the National Registry of Historic Places. How cool is the plaque? After the home was inspected. It should b...

By Clint Mckie, Desert Sun Home, Comm. Inspection 1-575-706-5586
(Desert Sun Home, commercial Inspections)
Comments 12
Home for sale, pre listing inspection. Plumbers behaving badly.  At Desert Sun Home Inspections in Carlsbad, New Mexico. We get calls for a pre listing inspection. These sellers are thinking outside the box when it comes to being ahead of the game when selling their homes. The pre listing inspect...

By Clint Mckie, Desert Sun Home, Comm. Inspection 1-575-706-5586
(Desert Sun Home, commercial Inspections)
Comments 30
When no one is looking, what do you do? It's all about the pride. At Desert Sun Home Inspections in Carlsbad New Mexico. I get calls for home inspections. In most cases, the buyer is there and in many cases so it the listing agent or the buyers agent. But what about the times when the home is bei...

By Clint Mckie, Desert Sun Home, Comm. Inspection 1-575-706-5586
(Desert Sun Home, commercial Inspections)
Comments 13
$900,000 job complete. Commercial inspection in Hobbs New Mexico At Desert Sun Inspections in Carlsbad, New Mexico, we don't just do home inspections. We do a lot of other types of inspections as well. I got a call a couple months ago when a nation wide bank wanted to get a commercial inspection ...

By Clint Mckie, Desert Sun Home, Comm. Inspection 1-575-706-5586
(Desert Sun Home, commercial Inspections)
Comments 26
Is upgrading the electrical a good thing? It is if it's done right. In many cases the home owners try and do all the electrical upgrades for themselves. And in many cases the electrical will work. But is it right. Just because the plug or light works does'nt mean the work that was completed or no...

By Clint Mckie, Desert Sun Home, Comm. Inspection 1-575-706-5586
(Desert Sun Home, commercial Inspections)
Comments 25
  Builder need to square things when building homes. Home inspections in Carlsbad New Mexico   There are a large number of homes with the “problems” associated with the builders not making the home the right way. I'm in no way harping on builders. But if the builders want to sell a really good pr...

By Clint Mckie, Desert Sun Home, Comm. Inspection 1-575-706-5586
(Desert Sun Home, commercial Inspections)
Comments 25
What is it with venting a home properly? Home inspection in Hobbs N.M. On a recent home inspection in Hobbs New Mexico, I ran into some venting issues that leave me baffled to say the least. I inspect the homes exterior first. Then i inspect the roof. Then I head inside to check out the attic. Wh...

By Clint Mckie, Desert Sun Home, Comm. Inspection 1-575-706-5586
(Desert Sun Home, commercial Inspections)
Comments 24
If it's there you have to call it. Home inspection 101. Finding issues. At Desert Sun Home Inspections In carlsbad New Mexico. We are always asked about so called issues in reports that the buyers and seller don't think are relevant to the home. Remember when inspecting a home, there are a lot of...

By Clint Mckie, Desert Sun Home, Comm. Inspection 1-575-706-5586
(Desert Sun Home, commercial Inspections)
Comments 24
Exploding water heater is still a possibility. Unknowing home owners. Many of us have seen the latest in an National Insurance Company, talking about an exploding water heater and having the right coverage if this was to happen in your home. Stop the Mayhem. Have the coverage that is right for yo...

By Clint Mckie, Desert Sun Home, Comm. Inspection 1-575-706-5586
(Desert Sun Home, commercial Inspections)
Comments 16
Major roofing company fails inspection. Do it right the first time. At Desert Sun Home Inspections we get all kinds of calls for inspections. Especially when there is financing involved. This is why I went out to a home for a roofing inspection. This home had a new Metal roof installed. Not that ...

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