Good advice from one of the most experience property inspectors around, Nick Gromicko.
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If you’re buying a home soon, you may want to check your credit score beforehand. Here’s an easy guide to what’s in it and why.
Here’s a little post we did about basement bedrooms:
Controlling moisture is the only way to control indoor mold growth, and controlling it also helps with pests and other issues.
You may not know that the following activities and appliances add moisture to indoor air:
- Running dishwasher
- Drying firewood indoors
- Standing water in the foundation/crawlspace area
- Showering and running the tub
- Humidifier use
- Venting clothes dryer indoors
By watching your in-home use of these items, you can better monitor your indoor moisture.
Though we don’t see much stucco in this area, here is a helpful diagram of the proper step and kickout flashings for a roof intersecting a side wall:
with at least one peculiarity: