Don’t Be Afraid Of A Home Inspection

Posted on: September 3, 2014 by in Blog, Home Inspections
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Any home buyer must get a home inspection before finalizing the deal.  You need to confirm that the home you are purchasing is structurally sound and that all working systems (plumbing, wiring, etc) function properly and safely.  Your home inspection will reveal any issues, big or small, with the home you intend on purchasing.  But don’t let the small ones scare you away from finalizing the deal.   The most important issues to look for in your home inspection are things that Continue Reading ...

5 Tips For Preventing Termites In Your Home

Posted on: August 30, 2014 by in Blog, Termite Inspections
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You can use a security alarm to prevent unwanted guests from gaining access to your home, but when it comes to termites, they are harder to lock out.  Termites are quite proficient when it comes to gaining access to your home.  Their number one goal is to find a food source, and there is little that will stop them from attaining that goal. To prevent termites from invading your space, you have to be proactive, not reactive.  There are several steps you can take to prevent termite Continue Reading ...

Top 3 Reasons Home Buyers Need A Home Inspection

Posted on: August 22, 2014 by in Blog, Home Inspections
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Before the sale of a house is made final, homebuyers have a right to ask the seller to disclose and possibly repair any problems with the home.  Many issues like mold and even termites can go undetected and sellers may not even be aware that they exist at the time of a sale.  Having a home inspection is the best way for buyers and sellers to protect themselves.  For buyers, a home inspection will turn up any issues with the home that the seller may be responsible for.  For sellers- if any Continue Reading ...

5 Tips to Prevent Mold After Water Damage

Posted on: August 15, 2014 by in Blog, Mold Inspections
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NY and NJ experienced a tremendous amount of rain this past week and it’s important to make sure that any water or flood damage is properly cleaned up. Even if your home did not flood, if you are in an area that saw flooding, your home could still be exposed to excess moisture that may lead to mold. Even just an inch of water in your basement could lead to mold buildup. As we discussed in an earlier blog about the health dangers of mold, mold can lead to health problems for you, your family Continue Reading ...

Feel Good Friday: Two Legged Pup Lives Life To The Fullest

Posted on: August 8, 2014 by in Blog, Feel Good Stories
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If we look closely- we can actually learn a lot from our pets.  Their loyalty, happiness and ability to forget the past and move forward are all things we could all use more of in our daily life. A lot can be learned from this two-legged boxer pup named Duncan.  Living life with only two legs after a severe birth deformity required amputation, Duncan seems to have a natural ability to enjoy every moment of life to the fullest. His spirit captured the attention of GoPro and Duncan is now the Continue Reading ...

NACHI Certified Master Home Inspectors in NJ

Posted on: August 1, 2014 by in Blog, Home Inspections
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When you hire Aurora Home Inspections in NJ, you are hiring the most experienced home professionals who also have attained the industry’s highest professional designation as a Certified Master Inspector. There are only 397 Certified Master Inspectors in the world! By completing the NACHI Certified Master Home Inspector exam, the Aurora team of home inspectors in NJ have demonstrated their ability to perform home inspections at the master inspector level of competence.  The exam is for Continue Reading ...

Buying a Home? Schedule A Home Inspection

Posted on: July 25, 2014 by in Blog, Home Inspections
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Buying a home is stressful. The entire process is full of nail biting moments and one of them is the home inspection. If problems come up during a home inspection (and most homes have at least a few issues), it can create a rift between you and the seller IF you’ve already put an offer on the table. One way to avoid this is to have an independent home inspection performed before you put an offer on the table. A home inspection will help you make a smarter offer. You will know if there are Continue Reading ...

Is It Just Allergies Or Could It Be Mold?

Posted on: July 17, 2014 by in Blog, Mold Inspections
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You will never regret having a mold inspection of your NJ home.  Have you been sneezing? Coughing? Suffering from watery eyes? We often chalk this up to allergies, but could it be hidden mold? Mold can lead to serious health problems for children, adults and even pets. Symptoms of mold can include asthma attacks, itchy and watery eyes, coughing, throat irritation and sinus congestion. If you have experienced these symptoms at home, or at your place of business, call Aurora Home Inspections Continue Reading ...

Aurora Home Inspections – Radon

Posted on: April 17, 2014 by in Blog, Radon Home Inspection
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Radon testing is an important part of a NY or NJ home inspection.  Have you had your home tested for radon gas?  It is the number one cause of lung cancer among non-smokers, according to EPA estimates.  Aurora Home Inspections serving NJ, NY and CT advises all homeowners to have a radon home inspection performed. Our licensed home inspectors are experienced and knowledgeable in radon testing and can perform a simple test to detect if your home has elevated levels of radon. Radon testing Continue Reading ...

Aurora Home Inspections, LLC  Earns Coveted Angie’s List Super Service Award

Posted on: January 1, 2014 by in Blog, Home Inspections
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Aurora Home Inspections, LLC  Earns Coveted Angie’s List Super Service Award This Award reflects businesses’ consistently high level of customer service Aurora Home Inspections, LLC has been awarded the prestigious 2011 Angie’s List Super Service Award, an honor bestowed annually on approximately 5 percent of all the businesses rated on the nation’s leading provider of consumer reviews on local home inspection services amongst other things. “Only a fraction of the businesses Continue Reading ...