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  • Most Common Home Inspection Mistakes Buyers Or Sellers Make

    Steven Schroeder   |  

    Most Common Home Inspection Mistakes Buyers Or Sellers Make

    A home inspection is a process where an individual, with the right training and certification, carries out an inspection of a house. A home inspector will thoroughly evaluate the home to ensure potential homeowners or homesellers know if there are any faults with the physical structure of the home, including the roof and foundation, or any malfunctions of home's operating systems, including pipes, electrical work, HVAC systems, etc.

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  • Happy Notes From Our Customers

    Steven Schroeder   |  

    Happy Notes From Our Customers

    At GoldEye Home Inspection, our customers love us almost as much as we love them! Here are a few nice things our customers have said about us recently:

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  • Can You House Hunt Like a Home Inspector?

    Steven Schroeder   |  

    Radon Testing Guelph

    What do you look for when you shop for a house?

     What does it look like? Is it in the right neighborhood? Does it have enough bedrooms?  Stainless steel appliances? And the price, of course.  All of those things speak to how a house will feel and how it fits your lifestyle. But what about how the house performs?

    Performs? What does that even mean?

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  • Top Five Things to Look For When Hiring a Home Inspector

    Steven Schroeder   |  

    Top Five Things to Look For When Hiring a Home Inspector

    Often, people are of the belief that they don't need to get their home checked by a home inspector as they can learn from online tutorials and assess it themselves, rather than spending on an inspector. However, we must remember that inspectors are the trained experts.

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  • What Makes GoldEye Home Inspection Stand Out

    Steven Schroeder   |  

    What Makes GoldEye Home Inspection Stand Out

    Thanks for stopping by my blog. If you’re looking for more information about GoldEye Home Inspection, you’ve come to the right place.

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  • Moving Into a New House? Here’s Why You Should Have It Inspected!

    Steven Schroeder   |  

    So you’re about to move into your brand new home. It’s all been built by a quality builder and inspected by the municipal building department, so it’s perfect, right? Well…the inspectors in most jurisdictions try their best to keep up with how homes are built, but well, it’s complicated.

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  • The History of GoldEye Home Inspection

    Steven Schroeder   |  

    The History of GoldEye Home Inspection

    I don’t think I can stress enough on how important it is to get to know your home inspector before you hire them. There are plenty of people in the building trades, real estate and home inspectors too, who have the training, knowledge, and experience to serve their clients well.

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  • Announcing The New Website

    Steven Schroeder   |  

    We are delighted to announce the launch of our new website!

    Our new website provides our existing and prospective clients a simple yet interactive view of our work and the services we offer.

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  • New Website Under Construction

    GoldEye Home Inspection   |  

    New Website Coming Soon!

    We are currently revamping our website. Our new website will be interactive and mobile friendly!

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  • Improve Your Credit Score In 100 Days

    GoldEye Home Inspection   |  

    Guelph Home Inspector

    5 steps that can improve your credit score in 100 days or less

    Low-interest rates, a strong economy and the turn of the seasons are all causing the real estate market to heat up. More homes on the market bring more competition to buy the inventory that is out there. And one way to stand apart from other buyers who are vying for their dream home is to take steps to improve your credit score now.

    “Preparing your finances is a must before the busy real estate season,” says Barrett Burns, president, and CEO of credit score…

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  • What You Should Know About Radon In Your Home

    GoldEye Home Inspection   |  

    Home Inspection Burlington

    From Your Friends At GoldEye Home Inspection

    What do you know about Radon? For most people, the answer is not much. You should though. You’re breathing it every day and, depending on your home, it could be raising your risk of lung cancer.

    Here are some facts. Studies have shown that Radon is the second leading cause of lung cancer, behind smoking. Southern Ontario (including Guelph, Kitchener, Waterloo, and Cambridge) is known to have high soil levels of radon gas. Health Canada has recently performed a national survey of Radon in homes and a high percentage of…

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  • Why a Home Inspector Didn’t Have a Home Inspection

    GoldEye Home Inspection   |  

    Home Inspection Services Waterloo

    Why a Home Inspector Didn’t Have a Home Inspection and Where It’s Going to Cost Us.

    Okay, I get it now. We Home Inspectors like to preach that everyone should get a Home Inspection. I still believe that. I still believe that when you’re spending this much money, it’s important to take the time to go through the house with a fine-toothed comb to learn about how it works and what the areas are that will need attention. A Home Inspector’s trained and practiced eye can help you stop problems before they happen, catch problems…

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  • How to House Hunt Like a Home Inspector Heating Part 2

    GoldEye Home Inspection   |  

    Home Inspection Services Guelph

    In the series House Hunt Like a Home Inspector, we’re looking at how prospective home buyers can use the perspective of a home inspector to get to know the house better. See other posts at www.goldeye-home-inspection.webware.io/blogs/blog-by-goldeye-home-inspection

    We’ve already started by splitting heating into two groups of systems: Those that generate heat and distribute it throughout a home, and those that generate and deliver heat in the same location. In the previous installment, we looked at the first group. 

    We’ll consider the second group today. But this is still a big discussion topic because there are…

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  • Can You House Hunt Like a Home Inspector: Heating 1

    GoldEye Home Inspection   |  

    Home Inspection Kitchener Waterloo

    In the series House Hunt Like a Home Inspector, we’re looking at how prospective home buyers can use the perspective of a home inspector to get to know the house better.  See other posts at www.goldeye-home-inspection.webware.io/blogs/blog-by-goldeye-home-inspection

    Two Groups of Systems

    In this installment, we’ll start looking at how you can take a closer look at heating systems using the perspective of a home inspector. This is a huge topic because there are so many types of heating systems. We’ll discuss everything from electric space heaters to fireplaces and wood stoves to furnaces and boilers, but…

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