Matthew Steger WIN Elizabethtown

WIN Elizabethtown
Technical Articles

WIN Home Inspection Elizabethtown provides a wide range of home inspection services in Lancaster, PA and the surrounding areas. Each of the below articles was authored by Matthew Steger, ACI - owner of WIN Home Inspection Elizabethtown (Lancaster, PA). No article, or portion thereof, may be reproduced, reprinted, or copied without prior written consent of Matthew Steger.

Arcing: An Electrical Shock or Fire Hazard
Attic Insulation
Attic Ventilation - What all homeowners should know
Autumn Maintenance Tips
Carbon Monoxide: The Silent Killer
Checklist of Seller Tips
Chimney and Fireplace Maintenance
Christmas Lighting Safety Tips
Clothes Dryer Vents: The Proper and the Improper
Common Guard Railing Flaws
CSST Gas Pipe Bonding
The Dangers Of Aluminum Wiring
Deck Inspections
Electrical Inspections of Older Homes
Emergency Egress: What You Don’t Know Can Hurt You
The End Of Freon® (R-22)
Energy Audits
Energy Saving Air Conditioning Tips
Energy Saving Heating Tips
Flat Roofs
Foundation Cracks
Federal Pacific Electric (FPE) Breaker Panels
Fuel Tank Safety
Garage Door Inspections
Garage Fire Separation (Firewalls)
Garage Pulldown Ladders - The Hidden Hazard
Getting Your Home Ready For A Home Inspection
Got Mold?
Ground Fault Circuit Interrupters (GFCIs)
Heating Energy Cost Comparisons
Heat Pumps
The Home Inspection Report – who does it belong to?
Home Inspector Ethics
Home Inspector Code of Ethics and PA Act 114
Improper Notching And Boring Of Joists
Infrared (IR) Thermography
Inspecting Heating Equipment
Keeping Insects Out Of Your Home
Knob And Tube Wiring
Lancaster City and Lead
Lead In Drinking Water
Life Expectancy of MaJor Home Systems
Listing A Vacant Home In The Winter
Missing Stove Anti-Tip Brackets
Modular vs. Manufactured vs. Stick-Built
Mold Types and Terminology
Most Common Issues Found During a Home Buyer's Inspection
New Agent Home Inspection Primer
PA Powerswitch Program Can Save You Money Monthly
Permanent vs. Temporary Support Posts
Polybutylene (PB) Plumbing
Pool Safety
Plumbing Materials
Pre-Listing "Ready For Purchase" Seller Home Inspections
Preventing A Wet Basement
Preventive Home Maintenance Inspections
Radon: Hazard or Hype?
Radon in Water
PA DEP Radon Testing Protocols
Radon Testing and PA DEP Protocols