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Pros and Cons of a Whole Home Humidifier

Pros and Cons of a Whole Home Humidifier

Winter air is very dry, and most likely you have begun to see the effects already – chapped lips, stuffy nose or electric shocks after walking across the carpet are all signs of low humidity levels.  Adding moisture can make a difference in the comfort level of your...
Common Furnace Problems to Watch Out For

Common Furnace Problems to Watch Out For

Fall has arrived and with it comes colder days and nights.  Unless you want to bundle up in multiple sweaters or sleep with mittens on, you must make sure your furnace stays in good working order.  If the heat is not flowing properly, it may be due to one of these...
Qualities That Make a Home Inspector Great

Qualities That Make a Home Inspector Great

The real estate industry is extremely service-oriented and consumers expect the very best from the professionals that they work with throughout the process of buying or selling a home.  A home inspector plays a crucial role in this process and should be chosen...
Detecting and Sealing Air Leaks At Home

Detecting and Sealing Air Leaks At Home

With the fall season upon us and outside temperatures cooling down, it is a good time to make sure your house is sealed properly.  Air leaks can be costly and can lead to an unhealthy environment, so it is best to find and fix them as soon as possible. How to Find Air...
Proud Sponsor of Keefe Kares Charity Program

Proud Sponsor of Keefe Kares Charity Program

Lakes Area Home Inspections takes great pride in the work we do.  We are meticulous in our inspections because we care about our clients’ safety.  But it is not always about business.  We also care about the well-being of the members of our community. We recently had...
Helpful Tips to Maintain Your Water Heater

Helpful Tips to Maintain Your Water Heater

The water heater may not be a household appliance that gets much thought, but when you are standing in a cold shower it will suddenly become apparent that maintaining it is important.  Here are some useful suggestions to keep the water heater operating correctly. Know...