InterNACHI "The Inspectors Journal®"

Consumer article newly translated into Spanish: Espacio Defensivo (Defensible Space)

February 6th, 2015

For inspectors who have Spanish-speaking clients and work with Spanish-speaking real estate professionals, post this article on your website, which has been newly translated into Spanish and explains the maintenance steps that homeowners with rural properties can take to protect their homes against the threat of wildfires:  Espacio Defensivo.

This blog entry was posted by Kate Tarasenko.

Inspection article newly translated into French: Construire une Maison Éco-Énergétique (Elements of an Energy-Efficient House)

February 2nd, 2015

For Canadian and other French-speaking members, post this article on your website, which has been newly translated into French and discusses the features of an energy-efficient home and how it can save your clients on their energy bills:  Construire une Maison Éco-Énergétique.

This blog entry was posted by Kate Tarasenko.

Consumer article newly translated into French: L’Électricité: Origines, Consommation et Coûts (Electricity: Origins, Consumption and Costs)

January 30th, 2015

For Canadian and other French-speaking members, post this InterNACHI article on your website, which has been newly translated into French and discusses the sources of electrical power and the issues surrounding its consumption:   L’Électricité: Origines, Consommation et Coûts.

This blog entry was posted by Kate Tarasenko.

New consumer article sponsored by The Home Depot: How to Clean Algae and Moss Off Asphalt Shingles

January 13th, 2015

In partnership with The Home Depot, InterNACHI is pleased to present an article for consumers on how to clean moss and algae off their asphalt shingle roofs.  Home inspectors can post this new article on their website:  How to Clean Algae and Moss Off Asphalt Shingles

This blog entry was posted by Kate Tarasenko.

Consumer article newly translated into Spanish: Informes Crediticios (Credit Reports)

December 2nd, 2014

For inspectors who have Spanish-speaking clients and work with Spanish-speaking real estate professionals, post this article on your website, which has been newly translated into Spanish and explains the purposes and uses of credit reports:  Informes Crediticios.

This blog entry was posted by Kate Tarasenko.

Inspection article newly translated into Spanish: Peligros e Inspección de los Espacios de Arrastre (Crawlspace Hazards and Inspection)

November 28th, 2014

For inspectors with Spanish-speaking clients, post this article on your website, which has been newly translated into Spanish and discusses some of the more common hazards found in crawlspaces:  Peligros e Inspección de los Espacios de Arrastre.

This blog entry was posted by Kate Tarasenko.

Consumer article newly translated into Spanish: Eligiendo al Inspector de Viviendas Más Adecuado (Choosing the Right Home Inspector)

November 19th, 2014

For inspectors who have Spanish-speaking clients and work with Spanish-speaking real estate professionals, post this article on your website, which has been newly translated into Spanish and explains all the benefits they will receive by hiring an InterNACHI Certified Professional Inspector®:  Eligiendo al Inspector de Viviendas Más Adecuado.

This blog entry was posted by Kate Tarasenko.

Consumer article newly translated into Spanish: Eligiendo una Casa Prefabricada (Choosing a Manufactured Home)

November 10th, 2014

For inspectors with Spanish-speaking clients, post this article on your website, which has been newly translated into Spanish and discusses some of the most desirable features of manufactured housing:  Eligiendo una Casa Prefabricada.

This blog entry was posted by Kate Tarasenko.

Inspection article newly translated into Spanish: Tomacorrientes en la Cubierta (Deck Receptacles)

October 29th, 2014

For Spanish-speaking members or members who have Spanish-speaking clients, read our article newly translated into Spanish that explains the specific type of electrical receptacles required at outdoor locations, especially decks:  Tomacorrientes en la Cubierta.

This blog entry was posted by Kate Tarasenko.

Consumer article newly translated into Spanish: Convirtiendo su Hogar en un Lugar a Prueba de Niños: 12 Dispositivos de Seguridad para Proteger a sus Niños (Child-Proofing Your Home: 12 Safety Devices to Protect Your Children)

October 27th, 2014

For inspectors with Spanish-speaking clients, post this article on your website, which has been newly translated into Spanish and discusses a dozen safety devices that can help homeowners keep their children safe in the home:  Convirtiendo su Hogar en un Lugar a Prueba de Niños: 12 Dispositivos de Seguridad para Proteger a sus Niños.

This blog entry was posted by Kate Tarasenko.

New consumer article: Tamper-Resistant Receptacles

October 22nd, 2014

Child safety in the home is a critical consideration for parents, and electrical hazards abound, so read how you can protect young children from shock hazards in our new article on Tamper-Resistant Receptacles.

This blog entry was posted by Kate Tarasenko.

Consumer article newly translated into Spanish: Ventanas y Escaleras a Prueba de Niños (Child-Proofing Windows and Stairs)

October 22nd, 2014

For inspectors with Spanish-speaking clients, post this article on your website, which has been newly translated into Spanish and explains the potential hazards presented by windows and stairs to young children, and what homeowners can do to child-proof their home:  Ventanas y Escaleras a Prueba de Niños.

This blog entry was posted by Kate Tarasenko.

Inspection & consumer article newly translated into Spanish: Condensación en Ventanas de Doble Vidrio (Condensation in Double-Paned Windows)

October 11th, 2014

For inspectors with Spanish-speaking clients, post this article on your website, which has been newly translated into Spanish and explains the problems of and remedies for condensation in double-paned windows:  Condensación en Ventanas de Doble Vidrio

This blog entry was posted by Kate Tarasenko.

Consumer article newly translated into Spanish: Contaminantes Biológicos en el Hogar (Biological Pollutants in the Home)

October 8th, 2014

For inspectors with Spanish-speaking clients, post this lengthy public-domain article on your website (or take excerpts from it), which has been newly translated into Spanish and explains the most common indoor air pollutants and how they can be mitigated for a healthier indoor environment:  Contaminantes Biológicos en el Hogar.  This article is a great way to help market your IAC2-related services, including mold and radon inspections.

This blog entry was posted by Kate Tarasenko.

Inspection article newly translated into Spanish: Informes de Inspección de Viviendas: Qué Esperar (Home Inspection Reports: What to Expect)

September 16th, 2014

For inspectors with Spanish-speaking clients, post this article on your website, which has been newly translated into Spanish and explains what they can expect from their home inspection report:  Informes de Inspección de Viviendas: Qué Esperar.

This blog entry was posted by Kate Tarasenko.