Are The REALTOR Property Photos Real?

There is a lot of conversation inside the industry right now on listing agents doing photo editing on their listing photos. Some photo editing can really be mis-leading, but some can actually be useful for us on the buying end. The comment I commonly hear from our...

Jacuzzi / Bubble tub cleaning. Often overlooked.

We recently helped a couple purchase a home with a nice bathroom featuring a separate tub and shower. And the tub was what we call a spay tub, whirlpool tub, jetted tub or a bubble tub. A popular manufacturer for these tubs is the Jacuzzi company. But not all of these...

New Construction Paint Quality Issues

In this first video we see a mostly finished bathroom in a high end home after the painting contractors have just finished. Unfortunately the quality of the painting work is sub-standard. I don’t think the builder was going to be upset about this as the paint...

Lightning Strike Causes Yard Fire

In the summer of 2017 I witness one of those really strange occurances. A lightning strike set the neighbor’s yard on fire. Or at least that is what it looked like. It turned out the lighting current went out into the yard via the steel gas line and it actually...