What Gets Inspected On An Apartment Or Townhouse Condominium?

Apartment or townhouse condominiums in buildings with five or more units are unique properties in the world of home inspections. The Massachusetts standards of practice apply to residential buildings with 1-4 living units, so these larger properties are outside the standards of practice. What is an inspector to do? At Metro Boston Property Inspections, Inc.,…

The surprising range of career opportunities in the landscape industry

(BPT) – Planning your next career move? Job seekers may think they have explored every possible option after attending job seminars or visiting career counselors, but the landscape industry is an often-overlooked field that’s full of diverse opportunities from entry level to management positions. According to the National Association of Landscape Professionals (NALP), the landscape…

3 Inexpensive Home Maintenance Projects That Could Save You Thousands

BPT – Routine maintenance: two words that likely evoke eye rolls, exasperated sighs and dread for most homeowners who read, hear or even think about them. However, they’re also a homeowner’s best line of defense when it comes to protecting their most important investment — their home. “Many homeowners insurance policyholders are choosing higher deductibles…

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Damages Caused By Improper Roof Ventilation and Attic Insulation

Issues in roof ventilation and attic insulation may seem small scale but actually, problems like these call for serious attention. However, it’s extremely important for homeowners to understand proper roof ventilation and attic insulation. Investing in proper roof ventilation and insulation offers more than just protection on your most prized purchase. It is also an…