ASHI Reporter January 2014, Inspecting

Radon Is Real And It Causes Cancer

This article is the first of two addressing the number-one environmental hazard in the home, radon gas. The first part addresses radon gas, the scientific evidence of radon as a known carcinogen and general background information. The second part discusses radon testing, radon mitigation and the business case for radon testing as an ancillary home inspection service.

By: Kurt Salomon read full article
ASHI Reporter January 2014, Focus on Ethics

Handling Complaints

In this article, we will get into the nitty-gritty of it by discussing strategies to avoid complaints from the start. Ultimately this strategy can help set the right expectations for your business and enhance the experience of your customer and real estate professionals.

By: Alan Carson read full article
ASHI Reporter January 2014, New Certified Inspectors

Is Your Chapter in Compliance with the IRS?

When you were elected as a chapter leader, your member-ship entrusted you with the responsibility for the wellbeing of the organization. Many of our chapter leaders are not well versed in accounting or business administration. Also, with the changeover of officers and their addresses, some important mail may get lost or sent to the wrong person. So I have compiled a checklist of those items that require your attention.

By: Michael Stephens read full article
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