GFCI Outlets- What Are They and Do I Need Them?

You will (hopefully) find GFCI outlets in the kitchen and bathrooms.  It stands for Ground Fault Circuit Interrupter.  GFCIs are there to protect you from being electrocuted by interrupting the circuit when there is a difference in the currents in the hot and neutral wires.  The difference indicates that some of the current has found…

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Attic Problems Found During Home Inspections

What is there to check in an attic?  It’s just trusses and insulation, right?  Actually, it’s surprising how many attic problems I  find during home inspections.  The most important item is roof leaks.  Sometimes the roof looks fine from above and it’s only when you get inside the attic that you can see the leak.…

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6 Air Conditioner Tips for Staying Cool

Air Conditioning Tips In south Florida we realize that air conditioners are indispensable for most of us for close to 12 months a year.  If the air conditioner goes down it can be unbearable, so here are some air conditioner tips to help you avoid that situation.  Make sure you change the filter regularly.  Depending on…

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