Foundation Cracking: Minor

When to Worry About Cracks in Your Foundation

Foundation cracking is normal in most homes. Sometimes the cracking is due to concrete shrinkage but sometimes it’s due to settling of the home or the lot itself. The cracks in this foundation would be considered minor and something to monitor over time. If this crack widens, then we would recommend contacting a structural engineer to evaluate the cause and propose suggestions for repair. If you’re concerned about the condition of your foundation, contact us to schedule a foundation inspection.

7 Home Inspection Mistakes to Avoid

7 Home Inspection Mistakes to Avoid in San Francisco

Those living in San Francisco can get an easy home inspection if they know about certain obstacles. Avoid these home inspection mistakes for your first house.

Buying a home is something that most Americans strive toward. In fact, it’s also one of the…

Missing Ridge Shingles

Ridge shingles are the first layer of defense against moisture intrusion. In this example, you can see that roof shingles are missing which can lead to moisture intrusion into the attic and eventually the home. Professional roof inspections can help locate issues such as these and help prevent costly damage to the home’s interior.

How Home Inspectors Check for Mold

Do Home Inspectors Check for Mold? Do home inspectors check for mold? Yes, they do! As part of the normal home inspection process, inspectors typically check for mold and mildew.

Mold isn’t just an unsightly growth. Mold inside of a home can cause a number of health problems, making it difficult…

Golden Gate Home Inspections

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