How to Keep Your Home Lead-Safe Even if There is Lead-Based Paint Present

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How to Keep Your Home Lead-Safe Even if There is Lead-Based Paint Present THIS is Part 2 of a 2-part series on a short primer on lead-based paint.  If you have not read Part 1 – I recommend you read that before reading this one. Homes that may have lead-based paint can be kept safe […]

How to Tell if Your Home has Lead-Based Paint Without Spending a Dime! (Poll At End)

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How to Tell if Your Home has Lead-Based Paint without Spending a Dime! This is a short primer on Lead-Based paint that is focused on quickly being able to tell if a painted surface may contain high levels of lead. Since lead-based paint testing can be very expensive, there are several ways to determine if […]

Home Inspection Business Marketing

Home Inspection Business Marketing

Home Inspection Business Marketing Home Inspectors are a dime a dozen. Everyone who used to be a contractor for 30 years now thinks they are qualified as a home inspector. This makes for a very crowded marketplace! SO HOW ARE YOU GOING TO STAND OUT FROM THE CROWD? So…you are a home inspector – or […]

Referral Network – 6 Keys to Creating Loyalty

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Referral Network – 6 Keys to Cultivating Loyalty If you have fans – they are your referral network! CrEaTe FaNs… In my business of home inspections, the key to creating fans is to conduct our business services in a manner that resonates with our clients and our referral network. ONCE we created fans – our […]

5 Ways You Are Scaring Your Clients – Business Strategy 101

Your business strategy should be all about adding value to your clients.  If you are not adding value – then what are you charging your clients for? In the home inspecting world there are many unknowns. There is a lot that you cannot see. As a home inspector, your job is to offer your professional […]

Holmes on Homes

Mike Holmes of the HGTV series, Holmes on Homes has not been good for the home inspection industry. Mike does TV. Mike is good for TV. Mike is very good at it.  He knows his stuff. BUT…Home Inspection is real world, NOT a TV show. Holmes on Homes is a show about showing up to […]