Tip no.4Posted by admin on June 26th, 2012

Improperly installed gas-fired heating systems can pose a carbon monoxide hazard.

Tip no. 3 – Foundation issuesPosted by admin on June 26th, 2012

A few small cracks in foundations are common and not usually a structural problem.

Tip no.2Posted by admin on June 26th, 2012

Common electrical issues in old homes are: the absence of a grounding system, improper fuse/breaker sizes and aluminum wiring.

Tip no.1 – basement leaksPosted by admin on June 26th, 2012

Almost all basements leak! Simple things can be done to your home to prevent water intrusion into basements.

Thank you Cary Design GroupPosted by admin on June 26th, 2012

Just a quick but sincere note of thanks to Cary Design Group here in Portland who did an amazing job designing the Home Gnome website! I’m convinced I have the most beautiful home inspector’s site in the universe.

If you’re looking for top-notch design services, get in touch with Laura- she’ll make your stuff look like a million bucks! Email

Thanks Laura!