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Website Resources:

 

Home Inspection Rules and Regulations:

American Society of Home Inspectors- www.ashi.org

 

Radon Information:

Environmental Protection Agency- http://www.epa.gov/radon/pubs/citguide.html

 

Mold Information & Laws and Regulations:

IAQA - http://www.iaqa.org/

InterNACHI- www.nachi.org/

Environmental Protection Agency-  www.epa.gov

Center For Disease Control- www.cdc.gov

 

Pest Regulations:

Department of Agriculture-   Arg.wa.gov 

 

Well Testing:

Private Well Testing-   http://www.cdc.gov/healthywater/drinking/private/wells/testing.html 

Nitrates in drinking water- http://www.doh.wa.gov/ehp/dw/Programs/nitrate.htm 

 

Contractor Fraud Prevention:

L & I information- http://www.lni.wa.gov/TradesLicensing/Contractors/HireCon/default.asp

National Center for the Prevention of Home Improvement Fraud- http://ncphif.org/

How to hire a contractor- http://www.aarp.org/home-garden/home-improvement/info-11-2008/7_steps_to_hiring_a_contractor.html;andsort/___date_D_S_d1/:/.html

General Contractors Agreement- http://www.handyamerican.com/articles-general-contractor-agreement.asp

 

Do It Yourself Tips:

http://www.doityourself.com/

http://www.diynetwork.com/

http://www.hometips.com/

http://www.bobvila.com/sections/home-improvement

 

Interactive Home Remodeling and Improvement Guide:

http://www.consumerreports.org/cro/home-garden/resource-center/home-improvement-guide/interactive1/index.htm

 

Cleaning tips:

150 Tips and tricks for cleaning- http://www.lifehack.org/articles/lifehack/150-tips-and-tricks-on-cleaning.html

Using Hydrogen Peroxide- http://www.using-hydrogen-peroxide.com/index.html

Real Simple- Speed Cleaning- http://search.realsimple.com/results.html?Ntt=speed-clean