Home Inspection Blog

  • Fall Tips!

    September 30, 2015

    Fall Tips! As fall has just arrived – here are a few tips to prepare your home for the winter: Gutters – clean to extend the life of the gutters and keep the basement/crawlspace dry Heating system – service before turning on to protect the equipment Gas fireplace – service with other gas appliances; include fireplace ... Read More
  • WD-40 – who doesn’t have this?

    September 22, 2015

    We all have a can of WD-40 in our garage or kitchen or tool box….but do we really know what it can do? And what it shouldn’t be used for?  Use WD-40 To: 1. Lube garden shovel/tools. Spray WD-40 on a shovel, spading fork, hoe or garden trowel. The soil will slide right off—especially helpful when digging ... Read More
  • Three Deadly Mistakes Every Home Buyer Should Avoid

    September 14, 2015

    Deadly Mistake #1: Thinking you can’t afford it.  Many people who thought that buying the home they wanted was simply out of their reach – are now enjoying a new lifestyle in their very own homes.  Buying a home is the smartest financial decision you will ever make. In fact, most homeowners would be broke ... Read More
  • 15 Tools Every Homeowner Should Own

    September 9, 2015

    I don’t know about you – but my house doesn’t come with a maintenance man…all those “small” jobs belong to me! Made me realize it is easier to do the job – if I have the right tools in the first place. The following items are essential tools, but this list is by no means exhaustive. ... Read More
  • Calgary Home Inspections BLOG – Welcome!

    August 31, 2015

    This is my BLOG about home inspections and home related topics in the Calgary, Alberta area. My name is Cliff Keveryga and I will try to focus on topics and issues that affect you while buying or selling your home. I will also cover regular maintenance – basically things we should ... Read More