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Mid-Summer Blog

I thought I would do a quick blog to let all know the latest.

The Heat is ON. Not the furnace, the outside temps. 100 degree days are here with 105-110 heat index. ALL inspections will be done starting in the morning, till the heat breaks. Normally mid September.

Been busy.  I have all next week booked up. Very thankful.

Master Progress. 997 !  Should have my 1,000 required next week. Then I can submit for the application. May take a bit of paperwork. No biggie.

I've planned a vacation the first week of October. 

Submitted by KevinFuqua on Fri, 08/12/2016 - 14:51

Happy Anniversary

Happy Anniversary...  To me and K & S Inspections.

11 years in business.

Still learning and still enjoying the work.

Thank you all who have supported me.

Blessings,

 

Kevin / K & S Inspections

Submitted by KevinFuqua on Mon, 04/25/2016 - 08:18

Angie's List

The blog of the day is that I am now a member of Angie's List. All client reviews will now be asked to submit them through Angie's List. This will provide un-bias screened reviews . Being proud  to say we are one of the best Inspection companies in the Hill Country, I welcome all reviews. I will also be able to offer a 40% discount off a 1 year membership to any client who submits a review through Angie's List. That makes the cost around $6.

Submitted by KevinFuqua on Mon, 11/16/2015 - 09:27

Safety Blog

Here is a Gas Safety Tip.

Everyone knows that if you smell gas you should get out of the home.

But did you know these important additional tips;

1.  Never re-enter the home. Just opening the door may allow air to enter and feed the fuel.

2.  When leaving, never operate ANY device. Do not turn off lights, use cell a phone, don't turn the TV off, don't sneeze, nothing. Get out.

 

I hope know one encounters this situation, but be smart and be safe.

Submitted by KevinFuqua on Sat, 11/07/2015 - 08:12

Fall Blog

I had the day off to do some home projects, so I thought I would Blog a bit.

2015 has been a good year. I was busy most the summer and did miss a few because I got backed up a bit. I was thinking about hiring another Inspector, but now with the slow season here and the market changing I have backed off on that for now.

Submitted by KevinFuqua on Wed, 10/14/2015 - 07:57

War on the Wasps

Inspector are use to getting insect bites and stings at times, it's just part of the job. But recently I have been stung by a Red Wasp and a nest of Yellow Jackets.

The Red wasp stung big time and it left a red welt about the size of a grapefruit. It took a week to heal.

Yesterday was the Yellow Jacket attack. I was stung 3 places on my face and neck. Now my eye is 1/2 swelled shut and my neck swelled up.

I use to think "leave them alone and they won't bother you".

Submitted by KevinFuqua on Tue, 07/21/2015 - 13:45

10 year Anniversary

Today is my 10 year work Anniversary.

A decade of inspecting homes.

Submitted by KevinFuqua on Fri, 04/24/2015 - 07:40

New Water Heater standards

Today I thought I would blog a bit about the new Water Heater regulations that went into effect on April 16th, 2015.

The Government know all's have changed the regulation on the efficiency for water heaters. Water Heater installed after the April 16th mandate now will have more insulation. This will increase the size over the existing models. Existing Water Heaters will not have to be changed out but when you need a replacement it will have to be one of the new type.

Submitted by KevinFuqua on Sat, 04/18/2015 - 08:24

Limitations, limitations, limitations

It's been a wild weather spring this year so I thought I would blog a bit about the limitations an Inspector my encounter.

Submitted by KevinFuqua on Tue, 03/17/2015 - 09:56

2014 Not too Bad of Year

                                        2014  Not too Bad of Year

As I sit here in 40 degree rainy weather, I thought I would write a little end of year Blog.

Submitted by KevinFuqua on Sat, 12/27/2014 - 13:45

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