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Importance of the Lot Grading

Lot grading is one of the most important parts of the home inspection process.  Unfortunately, it is also one of the most commonly missed part. When a house is being built, proper precautions must always be taken. Fixing improper lot grading after the house is built is never easy and could become quite costly. Sometimes, it cannot be fixed. If the grading is done incorrectly, there is a risk of flooding and structural damages. Water is a house’s biggest enemy. A house should be able to resist water from top to bottom and from the sides. Think of how much water a house endures during rainfall.

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Why home inspection is important?

Regardless of age or style of the home that you are buying, you may come cross with unexpected issues after you moved in.  You can easily avoid those head aches than can be costly to resolve by having home inspection done prior to purchase.

If you are looking for a house in Toronto GTA or other parts of Canada, it is advised to hire a local certified home inspector who is familiar with the general conditions of your area. Regulations can differ from area to area. For example, requirement for sumpump in the basements is not the same every where.

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