Daily Real Estate News: Housing Components Don’t Last Forever
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Daily Real Estate News: Housing Components Don’t Last Forever

May 23, 2016 08:18 AM

Housing Components Don’t Last Forever

Daily Real Estate NewsMany aspects of a home last little more than a decade. Home buyers should be especially vigilant about inspecting these household components because they have a relatively short lifespan, says the National Association of Home Builders.

Aluminum roof coating: 3-7 years
Enameled steel sinks: 5-7 years
Security systems: 5-10 years
Carpet: 8-10 years
Smoke detectors: fewer than 10 years
Faucets: 10-15 years
Garage door openers:10-15 years
Air conditioners: 10-15 years
Asphalt: 12-15 years
Termite-proofing during construction: 12 years

Source:, Marcie Geffner (01/22/2010)

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