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Serving Northeast Ohio since 1994
September, 2013

Are Your Walls & Ceilings Cracking Up?

Cracks will occur in almost all houses


Warning signs a homeowner can address BEFORE the inspection, because they will surely be noted during a professional home inspection:
Wall crack
Is that Normal?

  • Cracks typically occur in plaster ceilings in one direction at approximately 30-40 years.
  • Cracks perpendicular to these cracks typically occur at approximately 50-60 years.
  • It is more common to get cracks in the ceiling as the plaster starts losing some of it's grip to the wood or metal lathe.

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Common Types of Garage Door Problems

Like any other room in a house a garage needs maintenance. If your garage door breaks, you could be in for a lot of trouble. If the door refuses to close there's the issue of your security . . . 

Garage Door Problems   

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It's The Law
Law of Mechanical Repair - After your hands become coated with grease, your nose will begin to itch and you'll have to pee.

Law of Gravity - Any tool, nut, bolt, screw, when dropped, will roll to the least accessible place in the universe.

Law of Probability - The probability of being watched is directly proportional to the stupidity of your act.

Law of the Result - When you try to prove to someone that a machine won't work, IT WILL!

Law of Logical Argument - Anything is possible IF you don't know what you are talking about.


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34 Home Maintenance Myths

"THE WORK NEVER ENDS" is a common homeowner's lament. . . Don't fall for these misconceptions about ceiling fans, smoke detectors, and more.
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Additional Inspection Services offered:
  • Wood Destroying Insects
  • Radon
  • Septic
  • Well
  • Mold
  • Commercial Buildings


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