Old School Fuses

During our inspections, sometimes we see old glass fuses. Fuses still do their job, which is to shut down the power if too much electricity...

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What makes Safe Harbor Inspections Inc. different?

The most important goal of our inspections is to help our client understand the subject property. One of the most effective ways we do that...

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Does your dishwasher develop “crud” on the bottom?

If your dishwasher doesn’t drain completely, dirty water can collect on the bottom of the dishwasher. Very often it’s a very simple fix. Just raise...

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Large Beige House


Safe Harbor Inspections Inc. is dedicated solely to being the best building inspectors and providing the best Long Island and New York home inspections the area...

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Basement Flooring

During our home inspections on Long Island, New York City, Brooklyn, and Queens, we are often asked about basement flooring options.  Because basements are inherently...

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Does your clothes dryer take too long?

The single most important thing you can do to improve your clothes dryer’s efficiency is to make sure the dryer vent is working correctly. Every...

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Getting a new air conditioning unit? Pay attention to the SEER rating.

When it comes time for you to buy a new central air conditioner unit, make sure your contractor addresses its SEER rating (energy efficiency). Why?...

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Is it okay if my house looks like the Ivy League?

While we are doing our home inspections, we often see tree branches or shrubs attached to or leaning on the house. It’s okay but be...

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What should I do about my asbestos siding?

What should I do if I have asbestos siding? Usually the answer is “Nothing”. In fact, often the best approach is to leave it in...

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Are heat pumps any good?

Yes, heat pumps are good. These days, heat pumps offer a high efficiency alternative approach to oil or gas heat. Due to refinement in heat...

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