5 Ways Gardening And Plants Can Reduce Stress

Posted on: September 21, 2018 by in Blog
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Helpful information from your friends at Lake View Inspections! In today's busy world, we're continually searching for new ways to slow down and unwind. This has led more people to discover the calming benefits of gardening and how incorporating plants into decor provides a way to reduce everyday stress. Studies have shown that indoor plants clean the air by removing 87 percent of airborne toxins in 24 hours, and can make people more relaxed. In fact, the very act of planting and Continue Reading ...

Make The Most Of Your Landscaping Projects This Year With These Tips

Posted on: September 14, 2018 by in Blog
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Brought to you by Lake View Inspections! Home improvement projects aren't constrained to a single season, but during these warmer months, your focus is no longer simply on your home's indoors. Now there's outdoor yard work to do as well, and if you're looking to recreate your outdoor space, your outside projects may include some landscaping. If you have landscaping as part of your to-do list this season, the right strategy can ensure that you get the most benefit from your landscaping goals Continue Reading ...

4 Ways To Simplify Your DIY Projects And Home Improvements

Posted on: September 7, 2018 by in Blog
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Helpful information from your friends at Lake View Inspections! Whether you're working on a spring home improvement project or a summer task, this is the time of year when you focus on improving your home both inside and out. As you look for ways to make your home even better, nothing beats a good DIY project. DIY home improvement projects are popular each year, and they can be as big or small, short or long and expensive or inexpensive as you desire. Whether you are an advanced builder Continue Reading ...

A Great Lawn Begins With A Great Engine

Posted on: August 31, 2018 by in Blog
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From your friends at Lake View Inspections. As the days grow longer and the snow begins to recede, homeowners will once again venture outdoors to get their yards and lawn into tip-top shape for summer fun. But just like your lawn has been hibernating over the long winter, so too has your lawn mower and other small engines. Even if you properly winterized your mower, there are a few things you’ll need to do to ensure it works like it should. To get there, follow these five steps. 1. Continue Reading ...

Key Things Necessary For An Effective Home Inspection Service

Posted on: August 26, 2018 by in Blog
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The Article Courtesy of Lake View Inspections! Home inspection covers several things. Whether you are looking to sell your home or you just want to be aware of its condition, the services of a good home inspection company are invaluable. With good home inspectors, you will be able to know the exact condition of the home and get a report on what needs to be done. It is never advisable to completely disregard home inspection services. Regardless of how great a home appears, getting a nod Continue Reading ...

Are Hidden Leaks Damaging your Home, Boosting Water Bills and Harming the Environment?

Posted on: August 24, 2018 by in Blog
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From your friends at Lake View Inspections. Homeowners should always need to check your water meter to detect if there are water leaks. Here are some tips to check for a water leak in your house. Home water leaks waste 1 trillion gallons of water per year, and 10 percent of American homes have leaks that waste 90 gallons of water a day, according to the EPA. Fixing easily detectable leaks like dripping faucets and malfunctioning toilets can reduce water bills and water waste. But what Continue Reading ...

6 Important Questions to Ask a Home Inspection Company

Posted on: August 19, 2018 by in Blog
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Helpful information from your friends at Lake View Inspections! That beautiful house you stumbled upon, in a perfect area in Kelowna, might have some big problems that you are not even aware of. If you do not want to end up buying such a property and waste your money, then take help of home inspectors and find out any potential issues with a property. Now, there are many home inspectors in Kelowna but you need to find the best. If you are wondering how you can find the best, then just Continue Reading ...

The Secret Places Pests are Hiding in your Home

Posted on: August 17, 2018 by in Blog
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Helpful information from your friends at Lake View Inspections. Know the surprising hiding places for pests in your home - take a look and don’t let yourself get spooked by this often-unseen invader. Pests can be hiding just about everywhere - whether you can see them or not. When you know where to look, there are preventative measures you can take to help avoid a pest infestation problem in your home. Terminix shares details on the unexpected, "secret" places pests can be Continue Reading ...

What Is a Radon Testing And Should I Get a Radon Test With My Home Inspection?

Posted on: August 12, 2018 by in Blog
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Brought to you by Lake View Inspections! Radon can be described as a radioactive gas. It comes about as a result of the decomposition of uranium that naturally occurs in soil as rock. This gas is tasteless, odorless and invisible. Radon gas can only be detected through specialized tests. It gains access to homes via any openings, which are in contact with soil like sump pits, small openings on pipes and cracks present in the foundation. Radon undergoes a radioactive decay in the same Continue Reading ...

The Time Is Now To Incorporate Scandinavian Style Into Decor

Posted on: August 10, 2018 by in Blog
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 Brought to you by Lake View Inspections! Scandinavian or Nordic style is very attractive and fashionable today because it’s rustic, minimalist and cozy at the same time. As homeowners look for ways to refresh their spaces, Scandinavian style has become ever more prominent and popular among designers and interior decor experts. The clean, modern, minimalist aesthetic shows up in interiors and exteriors, from streamlined furniture to low-maintenance landscaping. Here’s how to achieve a Continue Reading ...