- Things to know
|Ultimate||Things to know|
|Visits per year||1||3||4||Certified home inspector visits EVERY TIME|
|Examination of critical components in your home||Annually||Typically over $300/visit!|
|Written summary report of visit||Saved reports increase your sale price when you move!|
|In-home training session for critical maintenance items||Learn what to monitor|
|Access to curated vendor list and app||Get a vetted service professional in 4 business hours!|
|Replace your supplied interior lights where needed |
We will replace burned out light bulbs with new ones that you provide.
|Up to 14'||Up to 20'||No more ladders!|
|Supply & change furnace filters--1"||We provide up to 2 & you install||Up to 3||Up to 5||A $60-$120 value|
|Supply & change furnace filters--2"+||We provide up to 2 & you install||Up to 2||Up to 4||A $70-$260 value|
|Change refrigerator filters (water and air) |
Most newer refrigerators have both water AND air filters.
|1 included||2 included||Filters cost ~$30-$75/ea.|
|Drain sediment from water heaters |
We safely reduce the water pressure to your water heater and then drain the sediment to extend your water heater's useful life.
|Reverse ceiling fans for appropriate season |
Ceiling fans should rotate in specific directions according to the season.
|Clean exterior dryer vents |
We use a specialized cleaning tool to remove all the lint/debris in your dryer vent exiting your home.
|1 included up to 15' run length||1 included up to 20' run length||1 included up to 25' length||Reduce your risk of fire|
|Clean interior of clothes dryers |
The leading cause of home fires is a dirty interior dryer BELOW the lint screen that you (hopefully) clean before each use. We remove all the lint/debris inside of your dryer to remove this hazard.
|1 included||Reduce your risk of fire|
|Inspect dehumidifier for mold & service filters |
Oddly enough, most dehumidifiers are the top source of mold in a home due to neglect of servicing them.
|Keep your indoor air healthier|
|Inspect fire extinguishers |
We check to see if you have them, encourage you to get one if you don't and review if the type you have is recommended to extinguish the fire in the room placed.
|Examine roofs & chimneys, caulk as needed |
We go up on your roof, inspect its condition and fill in any cracks to prevent premature roof leaks.
|A ~$250 value! We go up on your roof to do the work.|
|Clean washing machine tub |
We clean the tub and also remove the mold/mildew surrounding the door.
|Check for high water pressure |
High water pressure can damage your hot water heater, refrigerator and other water delivery devices.
|Clean & maintain drains (we don't unclog drains)|
|Clean & sharpen garbage disposals|
|Clean dishwasher filters |
Most dishwashers have filters. Most people don't clean them. It's gross.
|Keep your dishes clean!|
|Clean A/C Units (in season--fins/coils and external housing) |
Cleaning your unit reduces your electricity bill and keeps your house cooler. The dust/pollen attaches to the coils and makes your unit work harder.
|Gas leak detection |
We use an electronic "sniffer" to check for gas leaks. Our experience is that 1 out of 5 homes have gas leaks and the homeowners never knew it.
|Inspect & test sump /effluent pumps |
A failed pump can cause $10,000+ damage. We inspect your pump to ensure it is working properly on our visit.
|Water damage is the most expensive damage to a home|
|Maintain A/C condensate drains & pump |
A hidden source of water damage to homes is clogged condensate drains and pumps. We disinfect the drain lines and the pump to facilitate positive water flow.
|Keeps your system running & avoid an A/C panic!|
|Inspect air ducts for cleaning|
|Inspect grout in bath/shower |
Another great source of water damage in a home: Grout that is cracking and slowly letting water to leak on your subfloor.
|Replace appliance light bulbs |
We replace any bulbs burned out that you provide.
|Light bulbs (not all appliances have replaceable bulbs)|
|Test GFCI outlets |
The #1 cause of electrocutions in home is faulty GFCI outlets. We test your outlets and also check whether you have GFCI's in the correct locations.
|Clean refrigerator coils |
Dirty refrigerator coils can add between $3-$15 PER MONTH to your electricity bill...and reduce the life of your refrigerator by years.
|Maintain smoke detectors |
We replace batteries annually, test for performance and check that your detector is not expired (yes...it's a thing).
|Up to 6||Unlimited||Many smoke detectors are EXPIRED!|
|Degrease & clean range hoods/filters||Up to 36"||Up to 40"|
|Service garage doors & test safety auto-reverse feature |
An out of balance garage door can cause it to break a spring and fall suddenly without any warning.
|Overlooked until you regret it|
|Winterize outdoor faucets |
Water expands as it freezes, so if water is inside your pipes when the temperature drops below freezing, the ice can grow too large and burst the pipe. A typical cost of repair is over $300.
|Prevent water damage to your home|
|Clean bathroom fans |
Cleaning fans lowers your bathroom's humidity and can reduce any mold/mildew problems. It also allows odors to be removed much more quickly.
|Up to 4||Up to 6|
|Clean washing machine filters |
It's not widely known, but most washing machines have water filters that, when dirty, cause smelly washers and smelly clothes!
|1 included||Keeps your clothes smelling clean|
|Supply & change humidifier filters |
Dirty humidifier filters can cause dry air in homes and also carry a lot of mold.
|Clean & seal granite/marble kitchen countertop||Recommended to seal annually!|
|Replace your supplied EXTERIOR lights >12' height where needed annually |
We ensure your safety by keeping the exterior of your home well-lighted.
|No more ladders!|
|Sewer line inspection (requires accessible clean out(s)--1x/yr.) |
A main source of sewer backups is a plugged line or damaged line (think tree roots, etc.). We insert a specialized video camera to inspect your entire line to the city sewer line.
|Additional cost||Additional cost|
|Clean gutters annually |
We provide a cost based on the linear feet of gutter on your home.
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