Posts By: Terra

Advantages of Switching to an On-Demand Water Heater

Calgary homeowners have two options when it comes to heating their water; they can choose either a traditional tank water heater or the tankless version, otherwise known as an on-demand water heater. Over the years, on-demand water heaters have become increasingly popular, and at Accurate Home Inspections, we can understand why. In fact, our very… Read more »

Innovative Solar Products to Consider for Your Home

Converting your home to solar power is an easy and responsible way to reduce your carbon footprint and, more importantly, slash your energy costs. There are even programs in place where Alberta homeowners can actually make money back by converting to solar! Solar conversion has come a long way, and there are several innovative options… Read more »

Benefits of Using Drone Technology in Your Roof Inspection

Roof inspections are all-consuming tasks that require a lot of care and attention to detail. With drone technology, inspection companies are able to quickly gather reliable data to ensure your roof is properly secured. Here are a few benefits of choosing to hire an inspection company that utilizes this far-reaching technology. Better Accuracy Drones work… Read more »

Three Surefire Signs Your Floors Need Replacing

Your floors might not be the first thing people notice when they walk into your home, but they are more than likely the first thing you notice. Your floors take a brutal daily beating from rambunctious children, energetic pets, spills, dirt, and more. If you’re feeling like it’s time for a home floor replacement, it… Read more »

Three Common Condo Concerns: A Buyer’s Guide

Condominiums are a popular option for many buyers. The overall cost is often lower than purchasing a traditional house and, in some condos, there is a real sense of community among residents which can be perfect for those looking for a sense of community near the comforts of home. Despite the benefits that condos provide,… Read more »

Five Summer Threats to Your Home

Tree Root Clogging Pipe

Summer is a time for vacations, family barbecues and other fun outdoor activities. Unfortunately, despite the seasonal fun, summer weather can also bring some unique problems for homeowners. Let’s explore five summertime threats to your home that you may want to keep watch on this season. Excessive Heat Summer heat may do more than burn… Read more »

Hail and Homes: What to Be Aware of With Summer Storms

Hail Damage to Roof

Summer hailstorms often make a big impression when they hit. Whether a minor dusting of small ice pellets or a severe storm with large hailstones, large hail is an infrequent occurrence here in Calgary, but it does happen. In fact, just last fall, a hailstorm smashed car windshields all throughout the northeast side of the… Read more »

Inspecting and Repairing Your Roof: What Lasts Longest?

Roofs can easily be one of the most expensive repairs that a homeowner will face. The good news is that with periodic inspections, roof problems can be identified early and sometimes corrected before the damage gets worse – and more expensive. Here’s what you need to know about inspecting and repairing your roof. The cost… Read more »