How much does an inspection cost?
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How much does an inspection cost?

What will a home inspection with Top To Bottom Services Cost? This is probably the most frequently asked questions that...
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Can I/my agent drop-off/pick-up the radon test kit?
Business Environmental Residential

Can I/my agent drop-off/pick-up the radon test kit?

When a house goes under contract, the clock is ticking. Whether planning a Home Inspection, scheduling contractors to come by...
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How to Properly De-Ice Driveways
Business Commercial Environmental Residential

How to Properly De-Ice Driveways

In these cold winter months, icy walkways and driveways can become a hazard, but did you know some methods of...
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Changing worn out weatherstripping
Environmental Residential

Changing worn out weatherstripping

“Oh, the weather outside is frightful…” When winter hits, and Jack Frost nips, you may notice a particular window or...
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Tips for More Efficient Heating in the Winter
Environmental Residential

Tips for More Efficient Heating in the Winter

Buying a home is exciting, but doing so in the winter may leave you scratching your head about why certain...
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Air Purifying Plants for Indoor Air Pollution
Environmental Residential

Air Purifying Plants for Indoor Air Pollution

Okay. So you weren’t born with a “green thumb” and haven’t had the best luck taking care of plants. As...
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Lower Your Energy Costs with these Winterization Tips
Environmental Residential

Lower Your Energy Costs with these Winterization Tips

Winter is here, and air leaks can potentially waste a lot of money for homeowners. These are a few quick...
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#NationalRadonActionMonth
Environmental Residential

#NationalRadonActionMonth

Did you know that January is Radon Action Month? It is the time of the year where the focus is...
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Environmental Residential

Top Producer – Add On Services

The short answer to the question is yes, they do.  What they may need is all dependent on the client...
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Residential

Buying A Flipped Home

I’ve been inspecting several flipped homes lately and it inspired me to write this article.  Full disclosure, I have nothing...
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Commercial Residential

Common Electrical Defects Part 2

Last month we began discussing common electrical defects in electrical services and distribution wiring, this month we’ll jump in right...
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Commercial Residential

Common Electrical Defects Part 1

The electrical system of a residential home has the most rules and codes out of any other system.  Rightfully so,...
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Business

Don’t Let Exceptions Undermine Your System

An enthusiastic shout out to all my kindred spirits out there – the creative and hardworking entrepreneurs of our beloved...
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Business

Why Do We Plan Dinner But Not Our Business?

Don’t you just love the app store? Essentially anything and everything we’ve ever needed can be enhanced, managed or eliminated...
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Business Staff

Five Things Every Small Business Owner Must Accomplish

So why did your corner grocery store close? You recall swinging in to purchase a gallon and milk and a...
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Staff

Your Team/Business: You Are Your People

I’m making an assumption that we’ve all worked at a company or wished we had that was high-performing. What makes...
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Bathroom Radon Fan
Environmental Residential

Bathroom Radon Fan

Our inspector Bob Enders found this in the attic during a recent inspection. Either the homeowner or a "creative" handyman...
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Horizontal Flue
Residential

Horizontal Flue

The primary reason to perform a pre-drywall inspection is to identify potential issues before they become hidden with finished materials....
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Blocked Roof Dryer Duct
Residential

Blocked Roof Dryer Duct

In the out-of-sight-out-of-mind department: a recent inspection reviewed a dryer exhaust exiting through the roof. Roof exits are unconventional, since...
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Residential Staff

A Letter To Our Inspector

Hey Bob! We are all moved into our new home and wanted to say thank you for all the tips...
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