who we are

Who We Are

When regular maintenance is performed the Winter Home Maintenance Checklist can be easy (Check the Fall Checklist first). Entering into service agreements with companies to come out for yearly maintenance can make our honey-do lists much shorter and help protect our home over the long-term.

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winter

Winter Home Maintenance Checklist

When regular maintenance is performed the Winter Home Maintenance Checklist can be easy (Check the Fall Checklist first). Entering into service agreements with companies to come out for yearly maintenance can make our honey-do lists much shorter and help protect our home over the long-term.

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fall

Fall Home Maintenance Checklist

The Fall Home Maintenance Checklist can be made easier with the help of a few different contractors (Chimney Sweep, Gas/Plumbing Contractor, Gutter Specialist, HVAC contractor). Entering into service agreements with companies to come out for yearly maintenance can make our honey-do lists much shorter and help protect our home over the long-term.

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mold evaluations

Mold Evaluations

When to order a Mold Evaluation for property owners, buyers, sellers and renters. Sample Mold Evaluation Report. What is included in a Mold Evaluation and when to Order Additional Testing.

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spec or semi custom homes

Spec or Semi-Custom Homes

Western North Carolina Home Inspectors Builder Buddy is your resource for Deltec Home Inspections in the Western North Carolina area.  We also provide Aging Home

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luxury homes

Luxury Homes

Western North Carolina Home Inspectors Builder Buddy is your resource for Deltec Home Inspections in the Western North Carolina area.  We also provide Aging Home

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deltec homes

DELTEC Homes

Western North Carolina Home Inspectors Builder Buddy is your resource for Deltec Home Inspections in the Western North Carolina area.  We also provide Aging Home

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plumbing

Plumbing: Quick Reference

Quick Reference Guide: Plumbing Materials Water Supply and Distribution Best Practices Types PEX Copper CPVC PVC Older Types (Galvanized and Polybutylene) Waste Lines Best Practices

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siding & trim

Quick Reference: Siding and Trim

This article includes abbreviated information on the following categories of siding/trim: Masonry Siding Wood Siding/Trim Fiber Cement Siding/Trim Vinyl/PVC Siding/Trim Masonry Siding Masonry includes CMU,

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buying a remote home

Buying a Remote House

Our area is a popular destination for people looking to buy a house in a quiet, private, remote location with unspoiled views of nature.  The

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buying a neglected home

Buying a Neglected Home

What is a Neglected Home? Neglected Homes, also known as ‘Fixer-Uppers’, have experienced long periods without basic maintenance and repairs.  In a typical Neglected Home

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buying a log home

Buying a Log Home

Log homes are popular here in the mountains of Western North Carolina.  Log homes or log cabins can be pre-manufactured, sold in kits, custom or

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buying a modular home

Buying a Modular Home

What is a Modular home (and what it isn’t) Modular homes have components that are partially built off-site in a factory which are then assembled

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