What to Look for in a Home Inspection Company

Imagine this: you find the perfect home in a beautiful suburb after months of searching. Stainless steel appliances, granite countertops, French doors, and the perfect bedroom-to-bathroom ratio. The hunt is finally over. Well, not quite. When you buy a home, you get every problem that comes with it – be it wiring, plumbing, or structural […]

Radon: Myths vs Facts

January is National Radon Action Month. To ensure your home is protected, we’ve listed a few things you may not know about radon. Make sure you know the facts before you take action.   Myth: Radon isn’t dangerous. Fact: Radon is the leading cause of lung cancer deaths among nonsmokers and is responsible for 21,000 […]

Chimney Maintenance Tips

There’s nothing like a warm glow from your fireplace on a cold winter day. To ensure you and your loved ones stay safe this holiday season, BPG Inspections has prepared a list of chimney maintenance tips.   Why you should regularly clean your chimney A clean chimney is extremely important in preventing house fires. According […]

BPG’s Ultimate Winter Maintenance Checklist

Winter is coming. Not prepared for cold weather? No worries. Here is BPG’s Ultimate Winter Maintenance Checklist for your home so you can prepare it for the cold winter months.   Seal Your Windows Drafty windows can prevent your home from staying warm during winter. Instead of wasting energy and your hard-earned money, seal those […]

The Home Inspector’s Guide to Asbestos

Not sure if your home contains asbestos? Check out our Home Inspector’s Guide to Asbestos and find out if your home needs to be tested.   What is asbestos? Asbestos is a group of six naturally occurring minerals that are made up of durable fibers. The fibers are microscopic (.02 the diameter of a human […]