Barry Chalofsky shares his environmental checklist for new home buyers, including tips for environmental considerations when buying a home, checking land for environmental hazzards and avoiding wetlands.
Photo of author Barry Chalofsky.
An environmental checklist for new home buyers.
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Leftover pesticides in the soil can seep into groundwater and wells.
Check for tunnels or rotten wood when inspecting a home.