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Under the Roof with Randy Barfield
34 minutes | Dec 17, 2021
Up On The House Top
As we continue to prep for the winter weather that may (or may not!) come, we head up on the house top to see what awaits us in the attic! How does the attic factor into the home inspection? What kind of insulation (and how much) does your home have? Learn the answers to these questions and hear what we're thankful for this holiday season!
33 minutes | Nov 19, 2021
Texas Fall, Y'all!
If the mosquitoes are finally gone it must be fall, right? Randy and Ashley take on Texas temperatures, winter and holiday preparation for your home, and cats that can carry plants in the latest episode!
37 minutes | Oct 5, 2021
Don't Call Him the Terminator
Although it may not be your favorite topic, it's an important one for every homeowner to think about: pest control! As a licensed home inspector, Randy has a few tips and tricks to protect your home from wood-boring insects. Plus, we investigate the case of backyard rodents and discuss how Randy keeps his hair looking great!
34 minutes | Sep 3, 2021
What's a Normal Market, Anyway?
Trees in the kitchen. Retro design. Find out what we love most about Austin and our booming real estate market in the latest installment of Under the Roof!Join Randy, Mary, and Ashley as we discuss the latest stats about the hot market and answer the question on everyone's mind: has the seemingly unstoppable Austin bubble finally burst? Get your monthly dose of home maintenance tips, real estate insight, and news you can use. Remember to follow us on Facebook and Instagram for the latest updates from Randy and the team at Barfield Home Inspection!
33 minutes | Jul 29, 2021
Austin is Hot, Hot, Hot!
The Texas Real Estate Commission is making a few updates where home inspections are concerned. Learn what you need to know, and get Randy's insight on the "Top 5 Tools Every Homeowner Should Keep Handy" in the latest episode, coming soon to Apple, Spotify, Stitcher, or wherever you like to listen!
42 minutes | Jun 18, 2021
Here Comes the Sun!
Summer is right around the corner and things are heating up in Austin, as usual! However, the busy summer season comes on the heels of one of our rainiest springs on record. How does all this moisture affect the home inspection process? What damage should homeowners, buyers, and sellers be on the lookout for? Get the scoop, as well as a little pachyderm mania, in this month's episode!
15 minutes | May 21, 2021
Landscaping for Fun-ction!
Was your lawn damaged by the winter storm that ravaged Central Texas? Join the club! This week we're on location at Mary's house where a major project is underway to restore water drainage and enlarge the indoor-outdoor living space in her family's new construction home. If you've ever wondered how to undertake an outdoor design project from design to finished project, this episode is for you!
22 minutes | Apr 5, 2021
The Only Filter You'll Ever Need
Even though Randy Barfield always tells it like it is, there's one filter he always recommends: your home HVAC filter, of course! Tune in this month as Randy, Ashley, and Mary discuss why clean filters are important, where you can find them, how to change them, and how they can impact the outcome of your home inspection. Remember to follow us on Facebook and Instagram @BarfieldHomeInspection for more home maintenance and inspection tips. Keep those filters clean, folks!
35 minutes | Mar 4, 2021
Recovering from Winter's Wrath
The storm has passed. Thank goodness. But in the wake of the subzero disaster that swept across Texas last month, homeowners are left with questions. Good thing Randy Barfield has the answers!Tune in for the latest episode as Randy and Ashley discuss the storm's impact and ways you can prepare yourself and your home for future events. From generators to post-storm inspections we cover it all from the ground up to the roof down!
34 minutes | Feb 3, 2021
Exploring the 2021 Austin Real Estate Market
Congratulations everyone, we made it to 2021!As we embark on a new year, demand remains high in and around Austin, Texas, making it more important now than ever to secure your home inspection. Learn how the inspection can help buyers make an informed decision especially in a competitive market. The Barfield Home Inspection team is working hard around the clock to help ensure buyers get a thorough inspection even within tight option periods. Tune in as Randy, Ashley, and Mary discuss the stiff competition, options for buyers, and what comes next!
22 minutes | Dec 4, 2020
In this episode of "Under the Roof with Randy Barfield," Ashley and Randy discuss the four pre-construction phased inspections: What are they? When do they happen? How do you schedule one with Barfield Home Inspection? Tune in to find out!
28 minutes | Nov 10, 2020
It's that time of year again, folks! The holidays are upon us and that means you are likely to bring out the ladder to clean gutters and install holiday lights. Before you do, make sure you're using your ladder safely with a few words of wisdom from Randy Barfield. In this episode, we also cover why having a home inspector physically get on your roof is so important. Thanks for tuning in!
25 minutes | Sep 28, 2020
Read the Dang Report!
Ever wondered what information is contained within the home inspection report? Well, open it up and find out! In this episode of Under the Roof with Randy Barfield, we walk through the ins and outs of the inspection report and its intrinsic value for homeowners. Ever wondered where your water heater is located? Read the report! Do you know how old your heating and cooling system is? Read the report! What was the Delta T at the time of your home inspection? Read the report and find out. The home inspection report is your inspection team's way of giving you the 411 on your home. Follow along with Randy, Mary and Ashley to learn just how helpful this document can be, especially in competitive buying situations. Thanks for listening!
27 minutes | Aug 26, 2020
Irrigation 101: Everything You Need to Know from a Home Inspection Pro
The dog days of summer are upon us in Central Texas! While we welcome the occasional summer shower, days are long and hot and water tends to run a little low. Learn everything you need to know about maintaining your lawn and foundation with your home's irrigation system. From programming your controller to understanding what your lawn really needs, Randy covers it all in this edition of Under the Roof. Thanks for listening!
21 minutes | Jun 18, 2020
Diving into the Summer 2020 Austin Real Estate Market
In this episode of Under the Roof, we are joined by Austin agent and broker Kinan Beck who helps us understand the intricacies of today's market and what buyers and sellers need to know.
16 minutes | May 21, 2020
Prepping Your Home for Sale
Let's face it - many of us have been indoors, or at least at home, for a while now. For sellers prepping to list this spring and summer, here are a few of Randy's top tips to get your home ready while you wait.
24 minutes | Feb 28, 2020
The History of Barfield Home Inspection
Ever wondered what a day in the life of a home inspector looks like, or how you get there? Hear the story behind Barfield Home Inspection, telling it like it is since 2003.
1 minutes | Feb 26, 2020
Under the Roof with Randy Barfield Trailer
We're proud to present "Under the Roof with Randy Barfield," streaming on a device near you in early 2020! This monthly podcast will cover home buying, home inspections, home maintenance, home selling and everything you need to know about homes, especially in the booming Austin market.Head to our website, Facebook and Instagram for details about the podcast, coming soon.
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