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XYZ Home Inspection

Serving the entire Hudson Valley from Albany to Poughkeepsie to points south. Call us any time to schedule an inspection for your new, old or second home.

XYZ Home Inspection is fully licensed and insured in New York State.

What is a Home Inspection?

A Home Inspection is a non-invasive, visual examination of the accessible areas of a residential property, performed for a fee, which is designed to identify defects within specific systems and components of a home that are both observed and deemed important by the inspector.

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About XYZ Home Inspection

The professional home inspector’s first responsibility is to his clients. John brings an attention to detail and a commitment to providing complete home inspection reports that give with everything you need to make a sane, educated decision…

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John Bligh

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We’re located in New York’s beautiful Hudson Valley. Contact us for an home inspection.

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We’ll be updating it periodically with entries related to Home Inspection and the processes involved.

Water Testing

Testing Well Water

Should I get My Well Water tested? by Adam Sigler and Jim Bauder Originally published by Montana State University Why test my well water? What to test for? When should I get my water tested and how often? Why test my well water People who are on municipal water supplies have a vast set of […]
Water Testing

Should I have a VOC Water Test?

Originally published by The Minnesota Department of Health What are VOCs? Volatile Organic Chemicals (VOCs) are carbon-containing compounds that evaporate easily from water into air at normal air temperatures. (This is why the distinctive odor of gasoline and many solvents can easily be detected.) VOCs are contained in a wide variety of commercial, industrial and […]

Sears To Sell Craftsmen

After 90 years, Sears has agreed to sell Craftsmen to Stanley Black & Decker. Read more at Popular Mechanics
Horizontal Crack

Home Inspection Nightmares

Some true head-scratchers courtesy of This Old House.
Bad Cantilever Attachment

The Problem with Attaching a Deck to a Cantilevered Floor

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Frozen Turkey

Turkey 911: How to Cook a Frozen Turkey

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My House Was Perfect (Until It Wasn’t)

Good Article on when you should or shouldn’t move… Unfortunately, situations like this happen. Homeowners fall in love with their home until a four-lane highway goes in behind their house, or a home renovation gone wrong makes their neighborhood look more like a scene from The Money Pit than The Real Housewives of Beverly Hills. […]
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Tankless Water Heaters

Originally published in (NACHI) by Joseph Truini for The Home Depot There is perhaps no more appropriately named plumbing fixture in the whole world than the tankless water heater. No deception, no confusion: It’s a water heater that has no hot-water storage tank. So, where does the hot water come from? Good question! Tankless water […]
American Houses

American House Styles

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Radon Testing