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Using Drones For Home Inspections

Sprout's drone inspections make it possible to access areas that may pose health, safety and environmental risks in a fast and safe way. The roof is one of the most important parts of a home, and it is important to learn about the condition of the roof before making a home purchase. According to the American Society of Home Inspectors’ standards of practice, home inspectors are only required to inspect…

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Pre-Offer Inspections For A Competitive Market

Do you need to make your offer more competitive?   A Pre-Offer inspection, which is a condensed version of a full home inspection, can be the way to go. This inspection is intended to provide a buyer with the information they need to submit an offer without an inspection contingency.   Typically this is helpful for an “as-is” sale, a competitive market, and to help justify your offer price. The…

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Spring Maintenance List For Your Home

Once the ground has thawed and the trees begin to bud, it's time to prepare your home for spring. On top of your regular spring cleaning, you'll also want to consider these general home maintenance tips. Use our spring home maintenance checklist to make sure everything in your home from the basement to the roof is in tip-top shape.   Inspect roofing for missing, loose, or damaged shingles and leaks.…

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How Often Should I Change My Air Filter At Home?

How often to change your air filters can depend on a number of factors including the type of air filter you are using, the overall indoor air quality, how many pets are in the home, the number of people occupying the home, and the level of air pollution and construction around the home. Here's a trusty guide based on manufacturer and industry averages. Click here to download the guide.  

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