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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
Thermostat in a home
Home Maintenance

How Does A Thermostat Work?

A thermostat is a device used to control the temperature in a particular space, such as a room or a building. It helps maintain a desired level of comfort by regulating the heating or cooling…
November 1, 2023
Fireplace hearth
Fireplace

What is a Fireplace Hearth?

A fireplace is a structure designed to contain a fire and provide heat. It is often found in homes and other buildings as a source of warmth and ambiance. Many people like to have one…
October 16, 2023
Backsplash on a wall in a kitchen.
Home Maintenance

How to End Backsplash On an Open Wall

Backsplash refers to the material installed on the wall behind a countertop or stove to protect it from splashes, stains, and heat. It serves both functional and aesthetic purposes in a kitchen or bathroom. Sometimes…
September 30, 2023
Taking down a ceiling fan.
Home Maintenance

How to Take Down a Ceiling Fan

A ceiling fan is a popular fixture used to circulate air in a room. There are many styles and sizes that make a great addition to a home. Over time, you may need to remove…
September 18, 2023
Pencil drawing on wall
Home Maintenance

How to Get Pencil Off A Wall

Kids love to draw and sometimes, unfortunately, it is on our walls. Even though we always have endless supplies of paper, coloring books, and more, sometimes they feel the wall is a better place. If…
August 28, 2023
The majority of shower heads are universal.
Home Maintenance

Are Shower Heads Universal?

Home maintenance is something that is expected when you purchase your home. The amount of home maintenance will be determined by how old various materials are in the home that you purchase. Once you make…
July 26, 2023
Dishwashers heat their own water while in the cleaning cycle.
Home Maintenance

Do Dishwashers Heat The Water?

Having a dishwasher in your home can be considered a blessing. Simply put, the homeowner spends less time washing the dishes by hand. Additionally, current dishwashers are great at saving water and providing a variety…
July 6, 2023
Attic doors can be concealed in a variety of ways.
Attic

How To Hide Attic Door In Ceiling?

When you buy a home, you want to make sure you have access to areas in the home. The attic is one of those areas. Sometimes the door is visible, sometimes it is hidden. If…
June 22, 2023
Landscaping rock can separate your grass from the foundation of your home.
Landscaping

How To Clean Landscape Rock

Curb appeal is so important for a home. Many people do this by adding mulch, pretty flowers, or different types of rock. Rock is very popular among homeowners as it doesn't wash away and holds…
June 8, 2023
Vacuuming the carpet on your steps.
Home Maintenance

How To Clean Carpet On Stairs?

Owning a home requires a lot of home maintenance. Additionally, keeping your home clean can be a challenge. If you have kids or pets or both, then simple chores like cleaning your floors can become…
May 24, 2023
Ventilation fans might not do the trick in a crawl space.
Crawl Space

Do Crawl Space Ventilation Fans Work?

Owning a home can come with a lot of concerns. Owning a home with a crawl space has its variations of concerns. Consequently, it is important to read up on what a crawl space is…
May 8, 2023
Easements and drainage ditches are the homeowners responsibility if on their property.
Home Maintenance

Who Is Responsible For Maintaining Drainage Ditches?

Homeowners have so many responsibilities that come with owning a home that adding more to the plate seems unbearable. Be sure to understand all of your municipal codes before you purchase or build your new…
April 24, 2023

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