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Professional Home Inspection</a></font></font></li> <li><font face="Arial,Helvetica"><font size=-1><a href="http://www.youtube.com/v/ZVdzNY_QvhQ?version=3" target="_blank">What Really Matters in a Home Inspection</a></font></font></li> <li><font face="Arial,Helvetica"><font size=-1><a href="http://www.youtube.com/v/rZ2r5yamw8s&rel=0&color1=0xb1b1b1&color2=0xcfcfcf&hl=en" target="_blank">The Importance of a Home Inspection</a></font></font></li> <li><font face="Arial,Helvetica"><font size=-1><a href="http://www.youtube.com/v/0pfAaEWBzYo&color1=0xb1b1b1&color2=0xcfcfcf&hl=en" target="_blank">Finding A Great Home Inspector</a></font></font></li> <li><font face="Arial,Helvetica"><font size=-1><a href="http://www.youtube.com/v/jUtqa6rbrAE&color1=0xb1b1b1&color2=0xcfcfcf&hl=en" target="_blank">Home Inspection Problems</a></font></font></li> <li><a href="Javascript:;" onclick="window.open('http://www.ashi.org/customers/vhi/vhi.htm', 'popwin', 'toolbar=no, location=no, status=no, menubar=no, 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doityourself.com</font></font></li> <li><font face="Arial,Helvetica"><font size=-1><a href="http://www.improvenet.com/index.html?src=homehero" target="_blank">Improvenet.com</a> - Locate prescreened contractors for bids, designers, planning and remodeling etc& </font></font></li> <li><font face="Arial,Helvetica"><font size=-1><a href="http://www.landscapeusa.com/default.asp" target="_blank">LandscapeUSA&nbsp;</a></font></font></li> <li><font face="Arial,Helvetica"><font size=-1><a href="http://www.homefair.com/homefair/servlet/ActionServlet?pid=27&cid=homefair" target="_blank">Schoolmatch</a> - (nationwide information service on any school in the U.S.)</font></font></li> <li><font face="Arial,Helvetica"><font size=-1><a href="http://www.lowes.com/lkn?action=home" target="_blank">Lowe's</a></font></font></li> <li><font face="Arial,Helvetica"><font size=-1><a href="http://www.homedepot.com/prel80/HDUS/EN_US/pg_index.jsp?CNTTYPE=NAVIGATION&CNTKEY=pg_index.jsp&m=1095965041116" target="_blank">The Home Depot</a></font></font></li> <li><font face="Arial,Helvetica"><font size=-1><a href="http://www.hometime.com" target="_blank">Hometime</a></font></font></li> <li><font face="Arial,Helvetica"><font size=-1><a href="http://www.dannylipford.com" target="_blank">Today's Homeowner&nbsp;</a></font></font></li> </ul> <h3><font face="Arial,Helvetica"><font size=-1>Helpful Links</font></font></h3> <ul> <li><font face="Arial,Helvetica"><font size=-1><a href="http://www.mortgagecalculator.org/helpful-advice/home-safety-checklist.php" target="_blank">Mortgage Calculator</a></font></font></li> <li><font face="Arial,Helvetica"><font size=-1><a href="http://www.epa.gov/lead" target="_blank">Lead Information&nbsp;</a></font></font></li> <li><font face="Arial,Helvetica"><font size=-1><a href="http://homebuying.about.com/cs/syntheticstucco/a/eifs_facts.htm" target="_blank">EIFS Info&nbsp;</a></font></font></li> <li><font face="Arial,Helvetica"><font size=-1><a href="http://www.hud.gov/selling/index.cfm" target="_blank">Tips for Selling Your Home&nbsp;</a></font></font></li> <li><font face="Arial,Helvetica"><font size=-1><a href="http://www.ces.ncsu.edu/depts/fcs/housing/pubs/fcs440.html" target="_blank">Home Maintenance Tips&nbsp;</a></font></font></li> <li><font face="Arial,Helvetica"><font size=-1><a href="http://homerepair.about.com" target="_blank">Home Repair Help&nbsp;</a></font></font></li> <li><font face="Arial,Helvetica"><font size=-1><a href="http://www.servicemagic.com/article.show.Masonite-Siding-A-Stronger-Alternative.13652.html" target="_blank">Masonite Siding&nbsp;</a></font></font></li> <li><font face="Arial,Helvetica"><font size=-1><a href="http://www.inspect-ny.com/fpe/fpe.html" target="_blank">Federal Pacific Electric Panel Information&nbsp;</a></font></font></li> <li><font face="Arial,Helvetica"><font size=-1><a href="http://www.lpsidingclaims.com" target="_blank">Louisiana - Pacific Inner-seal siding litigation.&nbsp;</a></font></font></li> <li><font face="Arial,Helvetica"><font size=-1><a href="http://www.pbpipe.com" target="_blank">Information about the polybutylene pipe litigation.&nbsp;</a></font></font></li> <li><font face="Arial,Helvetica"><font size=-1><a href="http://www.cpsc.gov" target="_blank">Searchable database of Recalled products since 1973.&nbsp;</a></font></font></li> <li><font face="Arial,Helvetica"><font size=-1><a href="http://www.kinsella.com" target="_blank">Current status of building product class action proceedings.&nbsp;</a></font></font></li> <li><font face="Arial,Helvetica"><font size=-1><a href="http://www.safetyalerts.com" target="_blank">Home product recall notices.&nbsp;</a></font></font></li> <li><font face="Arial,Helvetica"><font size=-1><a href="http://www.doityourself.com" target="_blank">Helpful instructions for do it yourself home projects.&nbsp;</a></font></font></li> <li><font face="Arial,Helvetica"><font size=-1><a href="http://www.eima.com" target="_blank">Synthetic Stucco&nbsp;</a></font></font></li> <li><font face="Arial,Helvetica"><font size=-1><a href="http://www.hud.gov/offices/lead" target="_blank">Lead Paint&nbsp;</a></font></font></li> <li><font face="Arial,Helvetica"><font size=-1><a href="http://www.jameshardie.com" target="_blank">Fiber Cement Siding&nbsp;</a></font></font></li> </ul> <h3><font face="Arial,Helvetica"><font size=-1>Government</font></font></h3> <ul> <li><font face="Arial,Helvetica"><font size=-1><a href="http://www.cpsc.gov" target="_blank">Consumer Product Safety Commission</a></font></font></li> <li><font face="Arial,Helvetica"><font size=-1><a href="http://www.dol.gov" target="_blank">Department of Labor&nbsp;</a></font></font></li> <li><font face="Arial,Helvetica"><font size=-1><a href="http://www.fanniemae.com" target="_blank">Fannie Mae&nbsp;</a></font></font></li> <li><font face="Arial,Helvetica"><font size=-1><a href="http://www.fanniemae.com/homebuyers/homepath/index.jhtml" target="_blank">Fannie Mae's consumer site</a>&nbsp;</font></font></li> <li><font face="Arial,Helvetica"><font size=-1><a href="http://www.fema.gov" target="_blank">Federal Emergency Management Agency&nbsp;</a></font></font></li> <li><font face="Arial,Helvetica"><font size=-1><a href="http://www.freddiemac.com" target="_blank">Freddie Mac</a></font></font></li> <li><font face="Arial,Helvetica"><font size=-1><a href="http://www.ginniemae.gov" target="_blank">Ginnie Mae&nbsp;</a></font></font></li> <li><font face="Arial,Helvetica"><font size=-1><a href="http://www.hud.gov" target="_blank">HUD'S Home Page&nbsp;</a></font></font></li> <li><font face="Arial,Helvetica"><font size=-1><a href="http://www.sbaonline.sba.gov" target="_blank">Small Business Administration</a></font></font></li> <li><font face="Arial,Helvetica"><font size=-1><a href="http://www.census.gov" target="_blank">U.S. Bureau of the Census</a></font></font></li> <li><font face="Arial,Helvetica"><font size=-1><a 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