3 Things You Didn’t Know Inspectors Examine

June 23, 2021 | Home Inspection

Getting a home inspection before you buy or sell a home is crucial. However, the quality of the home inspection company matters as well. You want to know that you’re getting a knowledgeable inspector who cares about the home and knows what to look for. That’s why so many people choose Valley Building Inspections. While we look at all the home’s structural aspects, we also look at other areas and systems in the home. Here are several of the areas you didn’t know we look at during our inspection.

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3 Benefits of a Condo Inspection

May 23, 2021 | Condo Inspection

Looking for a new condo or townhome is an exciting venture. You’re looking at all the neighborhoods and exploring all of your options when it comes to floor plans. You might also be considering one complex over the other because of the homeowners’ association (HOA). Although HOAs regulate the construction of condos, it’s still a good idea to get a condo inspection from Valley Building Inspections. Here are several benefits you will enjoy when you hire our professionals.

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3 Benefits of Better Indoor Air Quality

April 24, 2021 | Air Quality Inspection

When not at the office, people generally spend most of their time at home. This means the indoor air quality of your home matters, and you should know what’s floating around in your air. With an indoor air quality test from Valley Building Inspections, you can get all of these details in a matter of hours. Poor indoor air quality can lead to various health issues and affect everyone in your home, including your pets. Here are three benefits to improving the air in your home.

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3 Tips for Getting the Most Out of a Home Inspection

March 30, 2021 | Arizona

When you’re buying a home, a proper home inspection is your best defense against buying a home that needs a lot of work. Finding the right home inspector is half the battle, and you often get what you pay for. Valley Building Inspections prides itself on being a high-quality building inspector, and we have the recommendations to show it. We also know you’re looking to get the most out of your buyer inspection, so here are some tips for doing so.

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4 Reasons Indoor Air Quality Matters

February 22, 2021 | Air Quality Inspection

The air quality in your home or commercial building matters more than you might think. Without proper ventilation, filtration, and flow, individuals can suffer significant health issues. This is especially true for people living and working in close quarters. Still, most people don’t realize they can and should have their air quality tested. If you want to learn more, here are several reasons why indoor air quality matters. When you’re ready, call Valley Building Inspections for an indoor air quality test.

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4 Ways to Protect Your Home from Radon Gas

January 22, 2021 | Air Quality Inspection

January is National Radon Action Month, and the EPA and United States Surgeon General encourage every homeowner to have the air quality in their homes tested. Radon is a natural gas that forms when uranium, thorium, or radium elements break down and decay. This decay occurs in the rocks, soil, and underground water around your home. Because radon is odorless, tasteless, and colorless, most homeowners aren’t even aware of its existence. Yet, this gas shouldn’t be ignored since it’s the second leading cause of lung cancer, behind smoking. Radon testing from Valley Building Inspections is a crucial first step to protect you and your family. Here are some additional ways you can protect your family and your home.

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3 Reasons to Test Your Home’s Air Quality

December 21, 2020 | Air Quality Inspection

Indoor air quality should be a concern for everyone. No matter where you live, the air quality in your home can significantly impact your health. Furthermore, letting things go undetected could be what’s causing your indoor allergies. If you suspect your sneezing and runny nose is more than a simple cold, then you need to call Valley Building Inspections for a home air quality test. If you’re still not sure, here are some reasons you should give us a call.

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3 Ways Homes Fail Inspections

November 30, 2020 | Arizona

You and your realtor have spent months looking for the perfect home. So, it can be a little surprising when your new dream home doesn’t pass its buyers inspection from Valley Building Inspections. However, it’s not uncommon for homes to not pass their first inspection, especially if they are older. So, before you panic about not being able to move into your new home, you should familiarize yourself with the most common ways a home fails inspection.

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The 1-Year Warranty Inspection Explained

September 24, 2020 | 1-Year Warranty Inspection

Moving into a custom-built home is an incredible experience. Not only is everything new and fresh, but everything is exactly what you wanted. However, just because your home was built to code doesn’t make it perfect. Problems could arise slowly, or make themselves known within a couple of months. That’s why the 1-year home warranty inspection is so crucial. Here is what you should know and, when it’s time, contact Valley Building Inspections.

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3 Signs of Mold

July 29, 2020 | Home Inspection

Mold can grow anywhere in your home. Some of the most common places include the bathroom, basement, crawlspace, kitchen, and laundry room. Usually, where there’s a lot of moisture, there may be mold. Unfortunately, it’s often out of sight and out of mind, but it can cause severe health and structural issues. Some of the health issues can even be confused with common seasonal allergies. If you’re experiencing any of these signs of mold, it may be time for an air quality and mold inspection from Valley Building Inspections.

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