Building Materials Life Expectancy Chart

Building Materials Life Expectancies differ in many ways and quality. Quality building materials will keep your home looking good and will take less maintenance throughout the years. Low cost building materials can cause many issues inside and outside of your home. Consider at least mid grade or better!

Cheap knock-off Phone Charger Fires

There have been countless reports of fire hazards, house fires and even deaths due to fake chargers. It’s gotten so bad that Apple has an official program to replace fake chargers to try and prevent further property damage and claims. Read More…

Attached Garage Fire Hazards

An unplanned fire anywhere is dangerous Sometimes even deadly. Every year, there are 6,600 garage fires in homes that result in a total loss of the structure. Store your flammable liquids in clearly labeled, self-closing containers, and only in small amounts… Read More…

Home Insurance & Coverage

Home Insurance Claims: If you call your insurance adjuster to come look at your house it counts as a claim, even if you don’t have one or have any damage. It is cheaper to have Black Hills Professional Home Inspections to come look at it first. We will take pictures and place them in a report with all the problems we found. This way you will know before you call. Read More…

Things To Look For When House Shopping

When you go shopping for that dream home, There are some things you should look for. This checklist will help you determine whether or not you should keep looking or buy that home. There are many things a buyer should look for when shopping. Read More…

Tips for Buying a Home

1) Choose a Reputable Lender, Insurance Provider and a Home Inspector, outside of your Realtor’s office. These are the top three mistakes. Don’t be tricked with false information. Read More…