ARE YOU GOING TO BUY HOUSE?

ARE YOU GOING TO BUY HOUSE?

ARE YOU GOING TO PAY NEW CONSTRUCTIONS PRICES FOR AN OLD 10-20 OR 30 YEAR OLD HOUSE THAT IS IN NEED OF CODE UPGRADES, AND RENOVATION?

GIVE US A CALL OR TEXT   207-624-2140

 

WHAT YOU NEED TO KNOW WHEN YOU PURCHASE A HOME

 

HOME INSPECTIONS:

RESIDENTIAL AND COMMERCIAL

The structural inspection: for the building; inspection of  the framing, roof, exterior siding and all interior floor covering, doors, windows, walls (drywall; plaster; panel ECT….) insulation ceiling and walls. All of these items cloud cost thousands of dollar should the above mention building components need repair or replacement after the closing. Because of  worn out building components or inadequate workmanship( When it rains out you may experience water damage, caused  by premature wearing out. Possible physical hazard; faulty electrical wiring cause’s fire damage. Wind damage occurs because of inadequate workmanship).

The topography of the land? Was the land filled in? Built over a wet land?

  1. HVAC: IS THE SYSTEM UP TO DATE? What was the last time the system was serviced? Has there been any problems?
  2. HOW OLD IS THE HVAC SYSTEM? A heating system more than 30 years old has a high probity of being in need of replacement at cost of at Least $6.500.00 out of your pocket after the closing. A licensed HVAC contractor should be consulted for an inspection and price if needed.
  3. ELECTRICAL SYSTEM: What was the last time the system was service? Has there been any problems?

HOW OLD IS THE ELECTRICAL SYSTEM? An electrical system more than 30 years old has a high probity of being in need of replacement to bring the system up to code at cost of at Least +$7,000.00 out of your pocket after the closing.

A License Electrical contractor should be consulted for an inspection and price if needed.

  1. SEPTIC SYSTEM: IS THE SYSTEM UP TO DATE? What was the last time the septic system was serviced? Has there been any problems?

HOW OLD IS THE SEPTIC SYSTEM? A heating system more than 30 years old has a high probity of being in need of replacement at cost of at Least $20,000.00 out of your pocket after the closing. A licensed Septic system contractor should be consulted for an inspection and price if needed.

 

  1. PLUMBING SYSTEM:PLMBING SYSTEM UP TO DATE? What was the last time this system system was serviced? Has there been any problems?

HOW OLD IS THE PLUMBING SYSTEM? A plumbing system more than 30 years old has a high probity of being in need of replacement (CODE REQUIREMENT) at cost of in the thousand out of your pocket after the closing. A licensed Plumbing contractor should be consulted for an inspection and price if needed.

 

Call for an appoint to inspect your next investment “ Your new Home”

The highest of distinctions is 
“Service to Others”

Home Inspections
SYDNEY HILL LLC & CONSTRUCTION CONSULTANT’S
RESIDENTIAL AND COMMERCIAL
BUILDER WITH MORE THAN 40 YEARS EXPERIENCE
207-624-2140 Cell

https://Sydneyhillllc.com

 

 

 

Sidney Maine Real Estate Looking For Appraisers

Augusta Maine Home Appraisers

Augusta appraisers and Appraiser Augusta Maine Real Estate Appraisers. Get a Augusta Maine home appraisal or property appraisal from Sydney Hill LLC.
If your a real estate agent looking for an appraisal. Drop us a line, we can assist you and provide you with prompt service.

Insurance Estimating Commercial And Residential Servicing Maine, New Hampshire, Vermont, Massachusetts, and Connecticut


We are a Maine firm specializing in Insurance Estimating for both Residential and Commercial Insurance. If you are in need of an Insurance claim estimate or appraisal, we are the company for you.  Our Residential and Commercial Insurance services extend from Maine, New Hampshire, Vermont, Massachusetts, and Connecticut. Helping you out with damage caused by, Fire, Water, Windstorm, Explosion, Lighting Freeze up, Smoke, Ice Dams as well as Damage by vehicles. So when a disaster strikes, call for an appointment so that we may help you.  You can also complete our online form. Umpire Appraisal Service – when you need an Insurance Appraisal Umpire in Maine, New Hampshire, Vermont, Massachusetts, or Connecticut, call Sydney Hill LLC., or fill out our online form and we will assist you.

How to measure the square feet on a circle – Helpful Tip

Construction Consultants In Maine – Helpful Tip

How to measure the square feet on a circle
Multiply the radius by itself to square the number (7 x 7 = 49).
Multiply the result by pi (use the button on the calculator) or
3.14159 (49 x 3.14159 = 153.94). The result is the area of the circle
in square feet—153.94 square feet.

New Construction Tips, 5 Methods Of Checking Prices

New Home Construction In Maine – Tips
These are five methods of checking price for new construction or
re-build a damaged building.

Time & expense x 1.60

Material x 3

Cost of the local economy

Square foot  x the  buildings foot print

Estimating program such as RS Means or Xactimate ect………….

These five methods will always bring you to the correct price as long
as the scope is correct regarding the foot print and Like/Kind/Quality
of the building materials are the same.

Accepting assignments in Maine, ME,NH,MA,CT

207-547-8032 Office
207-624-2140 Cell
Rracine77@Gmail.com

Maine Home Inspector, Maine Professional Home Inspectors, Maine Certified Home Inspectors

An easy way to find our services on line is to put one of these search terms in the Google search.  Oh and by the way there are other great search engines that will do the job and sometimes offer better results like, DuckDuckGo.com or Bing.com especially when searching for: Maine Professional Home Inspectors, Maine Certified Home Inspectors, ME Home Inspector, ME Professional Home Inspectors,  Home Inspectors, Home Inspections, Maine Home Inspector, ME Certified Home Inspectors, make sure to be specific with your search.  For instance if you want just Maine Home Inspectors you should use quotes and Google will serve you the specific information with in the quotes – example, “Maine Home Inspectors” is what you would enter in the search box.  Try it out and remember to bookmark our page.

At times the experience can be daunting based on the shear number of options.  Well you are not alone.  That is why I offer the best services in the home inspections.  More that talk, we offer Professional Home Inspections with a great level of experience and thoroughness.

Buzz Words For Home Inspectors In Maine

Wow, is this possible?

You may be searching Google or some other search engine for these terms and cannot find anybody or the guy you are looking for is on page 20, its exhausting.  One day I sat down and tried to find every word or term you would us to fine a home inspector, here is what I came up with ME HOME INSPECTORS, Maine Home Inspection, Maine Home Inspectors, Maine Building Inspection, Maine Radon Testing, MAINE HOME INSPECTORS, Maine Water Testing, MAINE HOME INSPECTORS, Maine Property Inspectors, Real Estate Inspection, MAINE HOME INSPECTORS, Maine home inspector, home inspector near me.  Ok, In think I did pretty well but it is still overwhelming.

Let us save you the hassle, we have created this website to help you find us.  Then we can work together to solve your issues, protect your home and investment.  Or perhaps you are buying a new home in Maine and need help.  One more item, you are a real estate agent looking for a certified Maine Home Inspector.  Bingo, we are it.

That’s it for today.  Please give us a call so we can help you.

Maine Home Inspectors

Looking for a Maine Home Inspector, look no further.  Home Inspectors are a special kind of person.  They are passionate about their work, usually through.  We at Sydney Hill LLC, fit into this description.  As a Maine Home Inspector, I have worked for over 40 years and though I cannot say I have seen it all but I don’t know too many who have.  Please consider hiring us as your Home Inspector, you will not be disappointed.

Making Maine our dwelling place is a fine choice, running a business that affords me the ability to help Maine people is great.  Inspecting Maine Homes is my choice and I believe a good one.

Home Inspections In Maine

The key to a good home inspection in Maine is to know the climate, hazards and overall building techniques.  Follow my blog to learn more about home inspections and what you need to do to protect your home.

Of course, having 40 years experience as a home inspection specialist in Maine helps.  Part of the fun is in working with my home inspection clients to research every aspect of the home.  Inspecting a home is my passion.  Maine is a wonderful place to live but insuring your home is in top shape is our goal.