15 Reasons to Use a Home Inspector
It's understandable -- people aren't making as much off their homes as they'd like to these days, and as a result look to save money wherever they can when selling or buying a home. But both buyers and sellers can benefit greatly from the use of a home inspector. Often, home inspections provide knowledge which makes or breaks the selling or buying of a home. As a seller you don't want to put on the market a home with issues, and as a buyer you don't want to let your love of a house push you into making an u...
CONCRETE ROOF TILE INSPECTION
During an inspection of concrete tile, you should look for the following types of problems:
proper exposure; and
broken, damaged and missing tiles;
environmental problems, such as biological growth;
manufacturing problems, such as spalling, voids and shrinkage cracks; and
The weight of concrete tiles may vary from 900 to 2,000 pounds per square, depending on the type and manufacturer. When inspect...