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December 24, 2016

A client recently asked me why I recommended that they install carbon monoxide detectors in their home if all of their appliances and heat sources were electric. This of course was a legitimate question.

Carbon monoxide is a colorless, odorless, invisible gas that is pr...

December 5, 2016

For our client’s convenience, MRB Home Inspections, LLC is now providing the ability to review and sign your Home Inspection Agreement online. Once signed, you can save the agreement to your PC or mobile device as a PDF; no printing or scanning necessary.  This will sa...

October 16, 2016

Fall is here and winter is around the corner. Here is a list of simple things the homeowner can do to extend the life of their house, its systems and components and help prevent costly repairs in the future. 

1.  Furnaces, Heat Pumps and Air Handlers:  Have your Furnace...

June 29, 2016

At some time in the future your asphalt roof will likely need to be replaced. Prior to doing this several things need to be considered prior to the actual installation. Here are helpful tips, guidelines and common mistakes I often encounter while conducting home inspec...

June 13, 2016

I recently ran into this Temperature Pressure Relief Valve Extension reduction while inspecting a home. I have heard of this being done but had never seen it. While a TPR Valve might look like a simple plumbing job they serve a very serious purpose and there are specif...

January 20, 2016

For the convenience of our customers we are now utilizing TSYS to accept all major credit cards including Visa, MasterCard and Discover. We also accept cash and checks.

January 18, 2016

Since the New Year has arrived we have been expanding our area of operations to provide our services to even more customers. That’s right, we’ve just added Boone and Marion counties to our already substantial list of Baxter, Fulton, Izard, Stone and Searcy counties.

If...

December 6, 2015

Your home inspection was likely performed when the house was occupied and furnished.  Furniture, storage and other items will prevent your inspector from accessing every inch of the house.  Additionally, the condition of the house can change significantly depending on...