Buffalo and Western New York Home Inspection Blog

New Outlet in Older House
Electrical

Are Those 3-Prong Outlets Just Pretending?

So many homes in Buffalo and the surrounding towns were built in the early part of the 19th century, which brought amazing architecture into the queen city, but at the same time our electric safety standards were in their early days. What is the number one electrical safety problem that I find in almost all of these old homes? By a huge margin, ungrounded 3-prong outlets (AKA receptacles) land on top.

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Cinder Block Foundation Wall
Foundation

Is My Foundation Failing?

Is My Foundation Failing? My home inspection clients here in the Buffalo and Western NY area understandably have heightened senses when it comes to any

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Roof with Damaged Vent
Roof

Summertime Roof Checkups

Summertime Roof Checkups in Western NY Everyone knows that winters are brutal on our roofs here in Western NY, but now that it’s summer (almost)

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