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6 Types of Mold Found in Florida Homes
Mold

6 Types of Mold Found in Florida Homes

Living in Florida has its perks – but the warm, humid climate also creates the perfect environment for mold to be found in homes. More than an eyesore, mold can pose serious health risks and…
July 17, 2024
Porch vs patio
DecksHome Maintenance

Porch vs Patio? Telling the Difference

Choosing, and just distinguishing, between porch vs patio can be tough. Both can enhance your outdoor living space, but the fixtures are far from identical. Are you looking for a cozy, sheltered spot to enjoy…
July 3, 2024
reasons a garage door won't close and what to do
Garage Door

5 Reasons Your Garage Door Won’t Close and What to Do

Struggling with a garage door that won’t close can quickly bring a productive day to a halt. Beyond the inconvenience, it can leave your home vulnerable and even pose safety risks, depending on the malfunction.…
June 20, 2024
driveway lighting ideas
Home Maintenance

Simple Driveway Lighting Ideas That Turn Heads Day or Night

A well-lit driveway can transform your home's exterior, adding to both security and curb appeal. Quality driveway lighting prevents accidents, deters intruders, and creates a welcoming entrance. Whether you're returning home after dark or hosting…
June 6, 2024
what to know about your home's plumbing
Home MaintenancePlumbing

What Every Homeowner Should Know About Their Plumbing

From the first morning shower to the last glass of water at night, we rely on our plumbing for daily convenience and hygiene. Yet, most only think about their plumbing system when something goes awry.…
May 22, 2024
Vital parts of the sprinkler system
LandscapingWater

Vital Parts of Your Sprinkler System and How They Work

A lush lawn depends on a well-functioning sprinkler system – understanding the key pieces of yours will allow you to ensure its peak performance. From the controller to the various types of sprinkler heads, each…
May 8, 2024
Small kitchen organization ideas
Kitchen

10 Smart Organization Ideas for a Small Kitchen

Getting all of your essentials into your compact kitchen can feel like chipping away at a complex puzzle. Every inch counts when space is at a premium, and ideas for solid organization can significantly enhance…
April 24, 2024
Attic

How to Hide Your Attic Door in The Ceiling

Tucked away above our heads, attic access is a feature many of us overlook until it's in use. Imagine if, instead of an awkward, stark reminder of the space above, your attic door could hide…
April 10, 2024
Signs your seawall needs repair
Docks & Seawalls

Don’t Ignore These Signs of Your Seawall Needing Repair

Living near the water provides unmatched beauty and tranquility, but it also brings specific challenges, particularly when it comes to maintaining docks and seawalls. A seawall is critical in shielding against erosion and flooding, protecting…
March 27, 2024
Is a leaking water heater dangerous?
Water heater

Is a Leaking Water Heater Dangerous?

A misbehaving water heater is a common household issue that can quickly escalate from a minor annoyance to a major concern. If you've noticed your water heater leaking, it's natural to worry about the potentially…
March 12, 2024
Checking commercial blueprints

Commercial vs. Residential Inspections: Understanding the Differences

When it comes to property inspections, whether you're investing in a commercial space or purchasing a residential home, a thorough inspection is crucial. However, the nature of these inspections can vary significantly depending on the…
March 4, 2024
Drip edge on a roof directs water into the gutter and away from the home.
Roof

What Is A Drip Edge On A Roof?

The roof of a building is critical to its overall structure, and every component plays a vital role in ensuring its integrity and longevity. One such component that often goes unnoticed but is paramount for…
February 29, 2024
There are certain foods you can put in a garbage disposal.
Home Maintenance

What Can You Put Down A Garbage Disposal?

There are a lot of luxuries in a home. Things such as an updated kitchen, a high quality refrigerator, nice flooring and the list goes on. Another one is a garbage disposal. A garbage disposal…
February 19, 2024
Gas propane heater used in a home.
Home Maintenance

Can You Use a Propane Heater Indoors?

Propane heaters are a popular choice for many due to their convenience and efficiency. They come in various sizes and designs, making them suitable for different settings. Additionally, they operate using propane gas, which is…
January 30, 2024
Sometimes the dishwasher needs to be reset.
Home Maintenance

How to Reset a GE Dishwasher?

A General Electric (GE) dishwasher is a nice addition to a home. They are efficient and do a great job cleaning our dishes. Sometimes, there are minor glitches, and resetting the dishwasher can often resolve…
January 15, 2024
Lead paint is hazardous and needs professionals to get rid of it.
Lead Paint

How to Identify Lead Paint

Lead paint is a type of paint that contains lead, a heavy metal that can be harmful if ingested or inhaled. It is found in many homes that were built before 1940's until 1978. Since…
December 20, 2023
News & Updates

SUNachi Welcomes Bob Hintze to Board of Directors

In an exciting development for the inspection community, SUNachi proudly announces the addition of Bob Hintze to its Board of Directors. As the Founder and a Managing Director of Waypoint Property Inspection, Bob brings a…
December 14, 2023
Furnace in a home
HVAC

How to Reset a Furnace

Having a furnace is essential for keeping your home warm and comfortable during the colder months. However, there may come a time when you encounter a problem with your furnace, such as the reset button…
December 5, 2023
Relaxed Homeowners
Company UpdateNews & Updates

Three New Complimentary Benefits With Your Home Inspection

At Waypoint Property Inspection, we understand that a home inspection is more than just a snapshot of your property; it's a pathway to ensuring your home remains a haven of comfort, safety, and efficiency. That's…
November 27, 2023
Flea on carpet. They like the carpet so they can lay eggs.
Fleas

Can Fleas Live in Carpet?

Fleas are small insects that are parasitic and feed on the blood of animals, including humans. They can be a big nuisance and cause various health issues for both pets and people. Unfortunately, you don't…
November 23, 2023

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