Month: January 2015

Should I Have Someone Do SEO On My Website?

The answer to this question is… Yes, but only if you hire the right company! The algorithm that Google uses to deliver search results changes on a regular basis, this means monthly or more frequently. If you don't follow all of these changes on a regular basis you could be engaged in the wrong activities to get your site ranked. Engaging in the wrong SEO activities could actually hurt your site rankings or worse you listed in Google. Also, if you want to get your phone to ring more, you have to do more than SEO your website. You'll need to make sure that you are strategically positioned in all the places on the Internet where home buyers look for an inspector in your area, so you have a greater opportunity to get the job! To get your phone to ring more you will need to be engaged in ...Read More

Should I Give Full Or Partial Refunds?

Most Home Inspection Claims Aren't Valid. So Be Very Selective About Offering A Refund? Many home buyers today have totally unrealistic expectations about the scope of a home inspection. Sadly, they do not take time to read the pre-inspection agreement even though by signing it they have acknowledged that they have read the agreement in full and understand all the terms and conditions. Many people think a home inspection is a home warranty and if any thing goes wrong anytime in the future the home inspector should stand behind their work and pay for whatever needs to be repaired. I know that's totally crazy but that attitude seems to be prevalent more and more each and every year. To try to combat this, we actually wrote this on the summary page of our report. "Please talk to your real est...Read More