The state of IL pass a new law on smoke detectors

Submitted by EdBaumann on Wed, 01/08/2020 - 17:30

Winter gas meter safety

The gas meter needs to be clear of ice and snow 

Don’t allow snow to cover your gas meter or its pressure regulator. Gently dust off the snow with a broom or your hand. Don’t use a shovel, which could damage the meter.

Gas meter

Submitted by EdBaumann on Thu, 02/28/2019 - 12:41

Buying a Foreclosure

Submitted by EdBaumann on Wed, 02/27/2019 - 16:14

Inspecting Aluminum Wiring

Submitted by EdBaumann on Wed, 02/27/2019 - 16:01



Maya Construction Group


Submitted by EdBaumann on Wed, 04/12/2017 - 09:02

The furnace filter needs to be changed

It time to change your air filter on your furnace 

   Your force air furnace needs to stay clean. The A Coil  ( evaporator coil) needs to be free of debris so air can pass through allowing to cool or heat the house. If the coil gets clogged it is a very expensive to have clean, because the furnace in many cases needs to be remove to have access to the under side of the coil.

Evaporator coil

Submitted by EdBaumann on Fri, 11/18/2016 - 18:05

Deck Inspection

Inspecting a Deck

by Nick Gromicko

Submitted by EdBaumann on Mon, 01/25/2016 - 11:06

Changing the HVAC Filter

Homeowner Maintenance: Changing the HVAC Filter

by Nick Gromicko and Kate Tarasenko
Submitted by EdBaumann on Thu, 05/08/2014 - 13:56

Venting the bathroom vent the right way

I recently inspected a home that the bathroom exhaust fan was vented to the plumbing vent in the attic

exhaust fan vented to the pumping vent

Submitted by EdBaumann on Thu, 05/08/2014 - 13:47

Is your dishwasher installed properly?

Dishwasher drain hose


Submitted by EdBaumann on Sun, 12/30/2012 - 23:25

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