Posts By: Terra

Winterize Your Home

Home Sitting in Blanket of Snow

Winter is coming’ they say, not just in Game of Thrones, but also in Calgary, and this year it seems it is coming a little early.  It is important that homeowners take steps to add comfort and prevent or minimize damage to your home during winter. Below are several steps that you should take to… Read more »

Four Things that Affect the Cost of Your Home Insurance

Businessman with Notepad on Home Insurance Cost

Owning a home is a major investment and major investments should be protected. Luckily, home insurance protects our home, and our belongings inside of it, against unforeseen damage and emergencies but comes at a cost. A variety of circumstances can result in the price of your home insurance increasing and Accurate Home Inspections has highlighted… Read more »

Vital Steps Homeowners Should Take After Closing

Couple Sitting Inside Home After Closing

When you’re looking to purchase a new home, several professionals are actively involved in helping make the process as easy as possible. From a real estate agent to a reliable home inspector to a mortgage broker, there are several professionals that guide you through the process of purchasing a home and making sure you take… Read more »

Understanding Garage Door Safety

Understanding proper garage door safety is essential for any homeowner that has one. Terra Snyder of Accurate Home Inspections was again featured on “Home and Lifestyles,” this time to talk about garage door safety, a relevant topic for home owners that is rarely discussed. By understanding how your garage door works, you can prevent potential… Read more »

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 »