Home Safety and Security Tips

Posted Posted in Annapolis, MD real estate, Anne Arundel County real estate, Chesapeake Bay area real estate, home inspection, Maryland real estate, Maryland's Eastern Shore real estate, Queen Anne's County real estate, real estate, Talbot County real estate

A quick once-over of the items on this list may improve the safety and security of your home and could protect your family and friends. It is important to periodically pay attention to these things because things change over time. Security Does each exterior door have a deadbolt? Does the lock on each window work? […]

Understanding Septic System Inspections

Posted Posted in Annapolis, MD real estate, Anne Arundel County real estate, Chesapeake Bay area real estate, home inspection, Maryland's Eastern Shore real estate, Queen Anne's County real estate, real estate, Septic Systems, Talbot County real estate

Daniel Brumsted of Environmental Testing Lab, Inc. in Annapolis, MD gives an explanation of what to expect when inspecting a septic system when buying a home. Homeowners are advised to have their septic tanks pumped every two years to ensure a properly operating system and to head off potential costly repairs. When buying always ask […]

Selling Your Home – Inspection Concerns

Posted Posted in Buried oil tank, home inspection, real estate, selling, Selling your home, UST

When you are selling your home, one of the problems that can occur when the buyer has a home inspection performed, involves underground storage tanks. Occasionally, we run into an underground storage tank (UST) and sometimes they are used for gasoline, but most often they are used for heating oil. Underground tanks are subject to […]