Lifehacker.com just posted a list of things not to cheap out on. Inspections when buying a home made it to that list. A lot of people may think it is okay not to have an inspection, however it can really hurt you in the long run. A home inspection can tell you not only about major defects with the home but also smaller ones too that over time can cost you additional money that you may have not intended to spend on the home. A home inspector has the ability to look at the home and see things that the untrained eye may not be able to see.
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