Inspect what you expect before buying a home

A couple of years of supply chain disruptions, COVID-19 video meetings, and online shopping has made a lot of shoppers lazy, and this is creating major issues when doing home improvement projects.

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On jobsites across America products are being ordered sight unseen, and when the items arrive there is disappointment in quality, or worse, the products simply do not work because of issues in sizing, building codes, or performance. 

The major rub, unlike a shirt or pair of pants that is ordered errantly, is that due to the size and weight of most building material, items are not easily returned. In some cases, they cannot be returned at all due to the logistics, company policy on special orders, or the long-lead times to get a replacement.