What you need to know about home inspections

Whether you're buying or selling a home, getting a thorough home inspection is a must have. Get our facts and tips on how to get the most out of your inspection, including how much it will cost and what to expect in the final report.


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How to read a home inspection report

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It's a good idea to follow along with a home inspector if you can. But if all you have to go by is the report, don't be shy about asking questions.(Photo courtesy of Angie's List member Charles S. of Charlottesville, Va.)
It's a good idea to follow along with a home inspector if you can. But if all you have to go by is the report, don't be shy about asking questions.(Photo courtesy of Angie's List member Charles S. of Charlottesville, Va.)

This article will break down the standard home inspection report so you can read and understand it and learn everything your new home requires to keep you safe and comfortable for years to come.

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I am interested in choosing a company for a home inspection.

Deborah, please visit www.AngiesList.com to get the latest consumer reviews and ratings on home inspectors in your area.

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