Aluminum Wiring Hazards

Aluminum Wiring Between approximately 1965 and 1973, single-strand aluminum wiring was sometimes substituted for copper branch-circuit wiring in residential electrical systems due to the sudden escalating price of copper. After a decade of use by

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Carpeted Bathrooms

Carpeted Bathrooms Carpeted bathrooms are bathrooms that have carpeted floors instead of traditional floor surfaces, such as tile or vinyl. Despite their tendency to foster mold and bacteria, carpets are sometimes installed in residential bathrooms

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10 Easy Ways to Save Energy in Your Home

10 Easy Ways to Save Energy in Your Home Most people don’t know how easy it is to make their homes run on less energy, and here at InterNACHI, we want to change that. Drastic

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Beware of Chinese-made Drywall Dangers

Chinese Drywall Amidst a wave of Chinese import scares, ranging from toxic toys to tainted pet food, reports of contaminated drywall from that country have been popping up across the American Southeast. Chinese companies use

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Tips on hiring the right home inspector

Tips on hiring a home inspector!   Who do you trust? … someone you found on the internet, or maybe the yellow pages, or should you use the inspector that your real estate agent recommended?   The answer is one

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