It’s been a good year for WIN Home Inspection. We’ve made national headlines for everything from our support of veterans, to our industry expertise, to our status as an excellent franchise opportunity.
You might have seen our company leaders and Strategic-Partners (S-Ps) interviewed by huge outlets like The New York Times, The Wall Street Journal, Fox & Friends, Inc.com, Chicago Tribune, Business News Daily and Reader’s Digest. Click through these major headlines from 2017 to see what we’ve been up to and why we’ve got people talking:
WIN Training, Licensing and Inspection Support Manager Patrick Knight weighed in on the importance of quality home inspections during the winter months.
Pre-Listing Home Inspection: Key Driver For Home Sellers – RealtyTimes.com
S-P Jeff Williams contributed an article on how home sellers can benefit from pre-listing inspections.
Companies implement special initiatives to hire veterans – Fox & Friends
The WIN team got to explain why our company is an ideal fit for veterans during a special segment.
S-P Jason Vernier discussed tips for easing the transition from military to civilian life.
Getting the house ready for winter – The New York Times
WIN Director of Operations Scott Johnson offered expert advice on wintertime home maintenance.
WIN’s Scott Johnson discussed the potential hazards of overhanging branches.
13 Ridiculous Home Improvement Fails That Will Make You Cringe – MSN.com, Reader’s Digest
Three S-Ps share the strangest do-it-yourself home fixes they’ve ever encountered.
50+ Franchises For Every Budget – Business News Daily
WIN made the list as an affordable investment option for aspiring business owners.
Don’t let your home’s infrastructure crumble – Chicago Tribune
WIN’s Patrick Knight offered advice to homeowners on how to ensure that their houses are safe and in good shape.
5 Home Maintenance Tips for Fall – Realtor Magazine
WIN provided a list of recommendations for easy fall home maintenance.
Don’t Do a Final Property Walk-Through Until You Read This – Reader’s Digest
WIN’s Patrick Knight cautioned homeowners to ask for documentation of any repairs done on the home, including who did them and when they were completed.
What those inspection failures will cost – GoodCall
An S-P offers home buyers some insider knowledge on red flags to watch for during house showings.
12 Sneaky Ways your Home is Draining Your Bank Account – Reader’s Digest
WIN’s Patrick Knight gives advice on how to stay on top of home maintenance and avoid losing money on inefficient appliances and costly repairs.
Drone Technology Beneficial To The Real Estate Game – Realty Times
WIN’s Scott Johnson contributed an article on how drone technology offers advantages to home buyers, sellers and inspectors.
WIN President Steve Wadlington weighed in on how home sellers can avoid problems down the line by hiring a qualified home inspector before they put their homes on the market.
Love and Business: 4 Tips for Working with your Significant Other – Business News Daily
S-Ps Scott and Roxanne Bobowicz shared their insight on the challenges and advantages of owning a business with your spouse.
Focus on Franchising: Cautious Optimism Defines Year Ahead – The Wall Street Journal
WIN’s franchise opportunity was featured in the print version of the prestigious Wall Street Journal.
Navy veteran returns home to start home inspection business – HomeInspection.org
S-P Jason Vernier shares about his journey from naval hospital corpsman to WIN Home Inspection franchisee.
WIN Home Inspection: Join a Winning Brand – Global Franchise Magazine
WIN earned a profile piece in this industry publication, detailing the strength of WIN’s brand and the success of its franchisees.
Companies helping veterans by giving them jobs – Fox & Friends
The WIN team returned to Fox & Friends to share more about our company’s commitment to partnering with veterans.
16 Things All Smart Homeowners Do Once a Year – Reader’s Digest
WIN President Steve Wadlington advised homeowners on how to spot problems with a house’s foundation.
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These great moments from 2017 offer a snapshot of what we value at WIN Home Inspection: Safe homes and families, honest advice and happy, successful partners. Find a trained, friendly home inspector near you, visit WIN Home Inspection.