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Mark Goodwin has inspected more than 1,000 homes in Sea to Sky region

Mark Goodwin of House Sound Home Inspections Inc. has conducted more than 1,000 home inspections in the last decade in the Sea to Sky Region, leaving many local customers happy with his diligence and attention to detail. It’s a skill he honed in his native UK, where he worked as a police officer for 33 […]

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The 5 MOST Helpful Home Inspection Tips for Sellers

Are you planning to sell your home? Then you know that any interested buyer is going to have a home inspector look over your property before signing on the dotted line. So, before you put your house on the market, you will want to take the necessary steps to ensure the review process goes smoothly […]

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Home Inspection Checklist for First-Time Home Buyers

Was your offer accepted on that home you have been dreaming about? Congratulations! But you might want to hold off on celebrating just yet. Purchasing a home is one of the most important decisions you will ever make. It is not only a big financial investment, but also a place where you and the ones […]

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Routine Maintenance of Attics

Attics on the pacific west coast can be prone to organic growth (mold/mildew) on the roof sheathing.  The main cause is high relative humidity and usually inadequate ventilation.  You should also check the attic for evidence of roof leaks. Watching out for these deficiencies enables minor repairs to be completed before they escalate, and become […]

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How to Find the Right Home Inspector

Buying a home is one of the most important and expensive purchases of your life. So, it is easy to see why you might want to cut corners wherever you can. But if you are thinking about skipping a home inspection, think again. Without one, you could wind up stuck with a nightmare of a […]