Helpful Links

ome Inspection Organizations
American Society of Home Inspectors (ASHI)

Arizona Chapter of the American Society of Home Inspectors (AZ ASHI)

Arizona Board of Technical Registration (BTR)

Environmental Resources
EPA Hazardous Products in the Home

EPA Mold Guide – A Brief Guide to Mold, Moisture, and Your Home

EPA Radon Guide – Buyers & Sellers Guide to Radon

EPA The Inside Story: A Guide to Indoor Air Quality

Global Prevention Services – Mold prevention and remediation services: an alternative to rip and tear techniques. Site provides a wealth of information on mold.

Quest for Life – Air & water purification products eliminate odors, sanitize and kill bacteria for healthier living.

Westhampton Healthcare – Dr. Eric R. Hampton specializes in natural and environmental medicine with emphasis upon detoxification to eliminate mold and other toxins from the body.

Home Related Resources
Aluminum Wiring in Residential Properties – Hazards & Remedies Information

APS Energy Audit

A-Superior Plumbing Service, Inc. – Residential plumbing and repair serving the East Valley. Office – (480) 969-8036, Cell (480) 200-0329

Absolute Steel & Storage – Do you need a steel building kit, metal garage kit or steel garage frame kit, carport kit or any other steel building or cover?

Apartment Finders – Pro Rent USA network of apartment finders is a nationwide

locator network of high quality, experienced leasing agents in cities


Arizona Registrar of Contractors – Protect yourself against unscrupulous contractors. Even if a contractor shows you a license, confirm that license is valid. (602) 542-1525

Article Library – Articles from This Old House, Popular Mechanics and Improvement

ASK ORKIN – Q&A on bugs, dry rot, and other related items

Better Homes & Gardens – Home Improvement

Bull Frog Spas and Hot Tubs – A unique concept in totally customizable spas

Corporate Housing – We are a fast, free locator service for finding corporate housing, temporary housing, furnished apartments in entire of United States.

Cost Estimator – Material Calculator, Visualizers and other tools

C.L.U.E Reports – Find out your complete 5-year history of personal property claims on the residence.

Do-It-Yourself – This site gives advice on how to tackle home repairs and projects

Down Payment Solutions – A first time home buyer directory providing nationwide
Payment Assistance resources with free details and contact information for
hundreds of home buyer assistance programs

Energy Star

Federal Credit Reporting Agency Brochure – Information regarding your rights concerning your credit report – Helpful packing, moving & storage tips, free moving quotes and lots of helpful links

Handyman USA – excellent repair tips for do-it-yourselfers

Hardwood Flooring Guide. Engineered & Solid Wood Floors – Resource guide to hardwood floors in the home. Includes: sales, general material costs, types, labor, project times, installation and refinishing applications.

Headlee Roofing – Residential roofing & repair (480) 844-7430

Home Buyer’s Rights

Home Depot

Home Energy Manager™ – Salt River Projects (SRP) free energy management tool. Complete an energy analysis of your home and receive personalized tips for conserving energy and saving money – Bathroom Vanity Tops in Natural Granite. Delivered anywhere in USA in 7 Days! Lowe Price and High Quality. Sink Included!


How Stuff Works -This is a great site to learn about systems in your home.

HUD – U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development is designed to be your one-stop destination for anything you can think of that is about or related to Real Estate Inspection.

Landscape USA – Landscape tips and products

Michael Herrmann Insurance – The Michael S. Herrmann Insurance Agency offers a full line of insurance products and services at preferred rates – Accurate Mortgage News from Mortgages Magazine. Mortgages Magazine provides news on home loan purchases, refinancing, and debt consolidation

Movers – for local movers, long distance moves, across states, small shipments, auto shipping, overseas, moving boxes, and truck rentals & storage

Moving Companies – is the one stop relocation resource for getting the best deals from local movers, interstate movers, auto transport, international movers, small moves, self service moves, truck rentals and storage near your area

MSN – The Top Pointers, Mistakes and Helpful guides to Selling and Buying

Murals by Roberta – wall murals and much more – If your walls aren’t becoming to you, you should be coming to me!

New Yankee Workshop – Norm Abram, master carpenter answers your questions regarding home-improvement ideas and more.

Omega Fire Sprinklers Settlement & Recall Information

Pool Regulations – AZ municipal residential pool regulations

Sawmill Lumber Exchange – Wholesale site for buyers and sellers of hardwood and softwood lumber, logs, plywood, veneer, flooring and other wood products. – is the One Stop Source for all of your Toxic Black Mold, Home Improvement, Remodeling and Do It Yourself Solutions on the Internet.

Steel Buildings – Garages, Barns, Outbuildings, etc.

Swimming Pool Quotes – Free online pool quotes from exclusive and local Arizona swimming pool contractor’s network

The Plumber – contains information on plumbing

This Old House

US Consumer Product Safety Commission (CPSC) – Recalls

US Department of Energy – Energy Savers

US Federal Consumer Information Center – Latest recalls and alerts in the news

Virtual Garden – Garden and landscape tips

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Arizona Real Estate
All About Real Estate in Tucson, AZ – Diana Kai – FREE Relocation Packet designed specifically for your needs. Search everything you need to know about homes, schools, local news and jobs in Tucson, Oro Valley, Marana, and Green Valley, right here!

Arizona Mortgage Dr – Arizona Mortgage Dr will help you with all of your mortgage needs. We provide mortgage loans covering Arizona (AZ). Buying a home? Use our mortgage calculator.

AZ Net Realty – AzNet Realty offers flat fee MLS listing service

AZ Sonora Homes – There’s never been a better time to buy or sell a property in Arizona! Rely on experienced Phoenix real estate expert Echo Farrell to turn your dream home into a reality! Contact her today!

Best Home Equity Loans – Get the best mortgage rates.

Century 21 Platinum Real Estate – A Perfect Partnership! We have redefined excellence in real estate by combining homebuying and mortgage services.

Colleen Lynch & Associates – Residential Real Estate Sales. Specializing in Scottsdale, Fountain Hills, Carefree, Peoria, Gilbert, Mesa, Chandler and Tempe, Arizona

Commercial Loans – Our main service is providing acquisition, development, construction, bridge, mezzanine, and permanent financing for commercial real estate projects.

Daley Real Estate – JJeff & Jane Daley & Associates of Keller Williams Realty cover all of Maricopa County and specialize in Scottsdale, Carefree, Cave Creek, and Phoenix, Arizona communities.

Home Equity Loans Center – Direct lenders offer debt consolidation and investment advice. Inquire about a refinance loan or a second-mortgage home equity loan. – Prescott income properties and residential real estate investment buying and seller. Search MLS, free newsletter, buyer’s guide and resource center. Patrick Schutte, REALTOR®, CBR, e-PRO.

Last Chance Investments – First Choice in Real Estate Investing. Free home listings and hundreds of loan programs. Free services for Realtors nationwide, lease purchases, and real estate investment opportunities.

Marion Minchuk, Realtor – In today’s challenging Tempe real estate market, selecting the right real estate agent is crucial. It can make all the difference in the world. Whether you’re planning on buying, selling, or you just have a question, feel free to call Marion Minchuk.

Nicholas McConnell – Arizona Realtor, specializing in the Scottsdale area.

Phoenix Homes by David – Phoenix Arizona homes for sale, New and resale, Investments. Information on Over 20,000 listings in the Phoenix Area. (David Oliverson)

Phoenix Real Estate – Ann Morgan, serving the Phoenix/Ahwatukee Foothills, the
golf course community of Ocotillo, Chandler, Tempe, Gilbert and Scottsdale.

Prescott-Real-Estate – Specializing in Prescott Arizona income property and residential real estate investment. Search Prescott AZ MLS, free newsletter. Patrick Schutte, CBR, e-PRO ERA National Realty of Arizona.

RealtyAssist – The leading provider of paperless transaction management solutions to the real estate, closing and mortgage industries. Digital transformation and management of real estate files.

Real Estate Investing – Welcome to The U.S. Land Company, your source for FREE LEADS. Learn how to become financially secure by investing in real estate using creative no money down techniques.

Scottsdale and Phoenix Arizona Real Estate – There’s never been a better time to buy or sell a property in Arizona! Rely on experienced Phoenix real estate expert Echo Farrell to turn your dream home into a reality! Contact her today!

Tucson Real Estate – Tucson Homes – Tucson Real Estate Info from top Tucson Realtor Brenda O’Brien,CRS. Pictures and VR tours of Tucson homes and Tucson Real Estate.

Polybutylene (PB) Web Sites
ABS Piping Class Action Lawsuit

Customer Plumbing Recovery Center – Class action law suit recovery center. Call (800-876-4698) or go to the web site to confirm the home’s eligibility in the event of a leak

Polybutylene Plumbing – Good site for real estate professionals to understand the overall impact of Polybutylene plumbing

Polybutylene (PB) Piping Class Action Lawsuit – Spencer Class Action Lawsuit -How to check if you have PB piping

Vanguard or Kitec – Manufacturers of PEX (cross-linked polyethylene) which is an approved plastic pipe alternative to PB or copper

Isley’s Home Service, Inc. – Residential & Commercial Heating, Cooling & Plumbing. Re-piping from PB (480) 736-1805

Real Estate Resources Outside Arizona
Accurate Inspections, Inc., New Jersey Home Inspector – West Paterson, NJ 07424. 973-812-5100 (B) 973-812-6342 (F) New Jersey Home Inspection Areas covered: Bergen County, Passaic County, sections of Essex County and Morris County.

Ann Arbor Home Inspection – A home inspection company owned by Richard Becker, a certified Ann Arbor, Michigan home inspector and licensed builder with over 30 years experience.

California Real Estate – California real estate listings and agent directory

Charlottesville Real Estate – Steve Watson is a top Charlottesville real estate agent selling Charlottesville real estate with Roy Wheeler in Charlottesville Virginia. Search Charlottesville Homes on the MLS and more.

Colorado Real Estate – Colorado Mountain Real Estate for sale in Breckenridge, Keystone, Silverthorne, Frisco, Dillon and all of Summit County Colorado.

Elk Grove Real Estate – Sacramento County – Find the secrets to improve your odds of purchasing a home in Sacramento County & Elk Grove areas in the hot California market AND get more value for your money!
For Summit County Colorado real estate see Keystone Real Estate agent Ted Amenta. Access the Summit County MLS for all Keystone real estate listings. Summit County includes Keystone, Breckenridge, Frisco, Dillon, Silverthorne, Copper Mountain, Blue River, and Wildernest.

Greg Peterson Inspections, Inc. – Rome, Georgia 30165 H: (706) 295-5075 C: (706) 676-8536 Professional, Certified Home Inspections in Rome, Georgia and surrounding

Home Inspections in Toronto & GTA, Ontario Canada

Houston Home Inspections – Comprehensive, concise and affordable Houston home inspections. It’s not just ANY house, it’s your HOME!

Iowa City Real Estate – Iowa City Realtor Specializing in Iowa City Real Estate.

San Diego Real Estate Guide – Home shoppers will find more San Diego real estate here than at any other local real estate web site. – Real Estate Listings for the Southern California County of Los Angeles. The Los Angeles Westside Combined MLS provides the most up-to-date and complete real estate listings for the Southern California county of Los Angeles. The mission of The MLS is to serve both Realtors and home buyers with the information they need to participate in the dynamic real estate market of LA.

Wisconsin Home Inspections – ABC Home Inspection LLC. Professional home inspection services throughout Wisconsin.

Other Resources
SMCI – Synergy Marketing and Consulting International – Full service marketing, from business planning to brochures and web design.

AIM – Arizona Internet Marketing – Arizona web design, ecommerce, virtual tours and search engine optimization. AIM – Arizona Internet Marketing.

Healing Chi Therapeutic Bodyworks – Therapeutic Massage with a focus. Guaranteed to bring about improvement after the first session or it is free.

Life Coach – Life coaching allows you to increase your self esteem and focus on what’s important to you.

Linkpartners – Free directory of websites who swap links with other websites.