Residential Home Inspections

Brown brick house with blue sky and freshly planted trees
Brown brick house with blue sky and freshly planted trees

Pre-Purchase Home Inspections

Navigating the process of purchasing a new home can often be an overwhelming endeavor, especially when the specter of potential issues looms large, adding an extra layer of stress to an already complex situation. This is where we step in. With our comprehensive home inspection services, we aim to alleviate your worries and provide you with a detailed understanding of the property's condition.

The Complete Picture:

Our commitment to you begins with a holistic inspection. We thoroughly examine every facet of the home, offering you a comprehensive overview from the top to the bottom.

Thermal Imaging Expertise:

To go beyond the surface, we utilize cutting-edge thermal imaging technology. This advanced tool allows us to uncover hidden anomalies, from insulation issues to potential leaks, giving you a deeper understanding of the property's health. For a more in-depth thermal imaging package please see the additional services section.

All House Systems:

Our inspection extends to all house systems, ensuring that every vital component is scrutinized for functionality and potential concerns. From electrical and plumbing systems to heating and cooling units, we've got you covered.

Foundation to Attic:

From the foundation that supports your home to the attic that crowns it, we delve into it all. Our aim is to find any hidden issues that could impact your investment and peace of mind.

Comprehensive Inspection Inclusions:

Here's a glimpse of what's included in our thorough inspection:

-Structural Integrity and Foundation

-Roof and Attic Spaces

-Electrical Systems

-Plumbing Systems

-Heating and Cooling Units

-Interior Spaces and Exteriors

-Thermal Imaging Assessment

And much more

Empowering Informed Decisions:

Our detailed inspection report, complete with images and insights, equips you with the knowledge you need to make informed decisions about the property. Our goal is to ensure that you step into your new home with confidence and clarity.

Let us be your partner in this important step. Contact us today to schedule a comprehensive home inspection that will grant you peace of mind as you embark on your new homeownership journey.

Starting at $450. Includes Basic Thermal Imaging.

Pre-Listing Home Inspections

In today's dynamic real estate market, timing is of the essence, and a pre-listing home inspection can be a game-changer in expediting the sale of your property. Tailored for clients looking to sell their homes, a pre-listing home inspection is a strategic move that pays dividends during the selling process. By conducting the inspection prior to listing, you're equipped with a powerful tool that can accelerate the closing of your home.

A Pre-Emptive Advantage:

With a pre-listing home inspection, you gain a strategic edge. By addressing potential issues upfront, you eliminate uncertainties that might otherwise delay the closing process.

Streamlined Transactions:

When an offer comes in, the inspection report is readily available for the potential homebuyer. This transparency expedites negotiations, instills confidence in the buyer, and streamlines the transaction.

Our Comprehensive Approach:

Our pre-listing home inspection covers all bases to ensure a thorough assessment. Here's a snapshot of what's included:

-Structural Integrity and Foundation

-Roof and Attic Examination

-Electrical System Evaluation

-Plumbing System Analysis

-Heating and Cooling Units Inspection

-Interior and Exterior Spaces Review

-Comprehensive Inspection Report with Images

Empower Your Selling Journey:

In a competitive market, time is money. A pre-listing home inspection not only enhances your selling proposition but also serves as a testament to your commitment to a smooth transaction. With our detailed report in hand, you're empowered to navigate negotiations confidently.

Don't let market speed dictate your pace. Contact us today to schedule a pre-listing home inspection that can position you for success in the fast-paced real estate arena.

Starting at $450.

Red house with sunset in background
Red house with sunset in background
Mobile Homes lined up in a park with green grass and grey skies
Mobile Homes lined up in a park with green grass and grey skies

Mobile Home Inspections

When it comes to purchasing a mobile home, a comprehensive inspection of all systems is not just advisable – it's essential. Few things are as challenging as dealing with frozen pipes in the heart of -40°C weather. This unfortunate scenario can be completely prevented by ensuring that all systems are not just operational, but optimally functioning before committing to a purchase.

Our specialized service focuses on delivering a meticulous top-to-bottom inspection tailored specifically for mobile homes. We understand the unique considerations that mobile homes entail, and our goal is to provide you with the confidence and peace of mind you deserve when making this significant investment.

Preventing Future Woes:

The adage "prevention is better than cure" couldn't be true when it comes to mobile homes. By ensuring every system is thoroughly inspected before finalizing your purchase, you're proactively safeguarding against potential issues that could arise down the line.

Our Comprehensive Approach:

Our top-to-bottom inspection covers every critical aspect of your home. Here's an overview of what we include:

-Structural Integrity and Foundation Assessment

-Plumbing System Analysis, Including Potential Freezing Points

-Heating and Cooling Systems Evaluation

-Electrical System Inspection

-Interior and Exterior Spaces Review

-Comprehensive Inspection Report with Visual Documentation

Investing in Confidence:

Purchasing a home is a significant investment, and our goal is to equip you with the knowledge needed to make an informed decision. With our comprehensive inspection report in hand, you'll have a clear understanding of the property's condition, allowing you to proceed with confidence.

Avoid potential pitfalls and ensure your mobile home investment is a rewarding one. Contact us today to schedule a specialized top-to-bottom inspection that prioritizes your peace of mind.

Starting at $400. Includes Basic Thermal Imaging.

Add-On Services

Septic Inspection

A septic system inspection is a vital process for homeowners and property buyers to ensure the proper functioning and maintenance of their wastewater disposal system. This inspection is crucial in identifying potential issues, ensuring compliance with local regulations, and maintaining the health and safety of the environment. Here, we provide a detailed description of what to expect from a comprehensive septic system inspection.

Scope of Inspection:

Visual Assessment:

-The inspection begins with a visual assessment of the septic system's components, including the tank, distribution box, drainfield, and associated piping.

-The inspector will check for any visible signs of damage, leaks, or wear and tear.

-The condition of the tank's access covers and lids will be inspected for proper sealing and safety.

Tank Inspection:

-The septic tank will be opened and inspected for sludge and scum levels. These measurements help determine the tank's maintenance needs.

-The tank's structural integrity will be assessed for cracks, corrosion, or other issues.

-The inlet and outlet baffles will be checked for proper functioning.

Distribution System Examination:

-The distribution box (if applicable) will be examined for damage or uneven distribution of effluent to the drainfield.

-The condition of distribution pipes and valves will be evaluated.

Drainfield Evaluation:

-The drainfield area will be inspected for signs of effluent surfacing, foul odors, or overly lush vegetation, which could indicate drainfield problems.

-Soil conditions will be assessed and any signs of compaction or saturation will be noted.

Pumping and Maintenance History:

-The inspector may request the homeowner's records of septic system pumping and maintenance to gauge the system's history and identify potential issues.

Report and Recommendations:

-After the inspection, a detailed report will be provided to the client.

-The report will include findings, and recommendations for maintenance or repairs.

-If significant issues are discovered, the report may include estimated costs for repairs or replacements.

A thorough septic system inspection is essential for maintaining a functional and environmentally responsible wastewater disposal system. It provides homeowners and property buyers with valuable information about the system's condition, compliance with regulations, and necessary maintenance or repairs. Regular inspections can prevent costly failures and environmental contamination, ensuring the longevity and effectiveness of the septic system.

Starting at $400.

Septic tank lid in green grass.
Septic tank lid in green grass.

Premium Thermal Imaging

Thermal imaging inspection, also known as thermographic inspection, is a cutting-edge diagnostic technique that utilizes infrared technology to detect temperature variations and anomalies in objects, structures, and systems. This non-invasive and highly effective method is widely employed across various industries to identify hidden issues that may not be visible to the naked eye. Below is a detailed description of our comprehensive thermal imaging inspection services.

Scope of Inspection:

Building Envelopes:

-Our thermal imaging inspection includes a meticulous examination of building exteriors and interiors.

-We identify heat or cold loss, insulation deficiencies, and air leakage points that could lead to energy inefficiency and discomfort.

Electrical Systems:

-Thermal imaging is an invaluable tool for inspecting electrical panels, wires, and components.

-We detect overheating, loose connections, and potential fire hazards in real-time, reducing the risk of electrical failures and fires.

Mechanical Equipment:

-The inspection covers a wide range of mechanical systems, including HVAC units, boilers, and pumps.

-We identify overheating parts, misalignments, and faulty components, allowing for timely maintenance and increased equipment lifespan.

Roofing and Moisture Intrusion:

-Thermal imaging is employed to detect water infiltration within roofing systems and building structures.

-Hidden leaks and areas of moisture accumulation are identified, preventing costly water damage and mold growth.

Plumbing Systems:

-Our inspections include the assessment of plumbing systems for leaks, blockages, and areas of water accumulation.

-Thermal imaging helps identify issues within walls and floors without the need for destructive testing.

Energy Audits:

-We conduct comprehensive energy audits to pinpoint areas of energy waste and inefficiency.

-This information enables property owners to make informed decisions on energy-saving upgrades.

Industrial Equipment:

-Thermal imaging is applied to machinery and industrial equipment to identify overheating components and predict potential breakdowns.

-Scheduled maintenance based on thermal imaging data can reduce downtime and enhance productivity.

Detailed Reporting:

-After each inspection, we provide a detailed report with thermographic images and annotations.

-The report outlines identified issues, their severity, and recommended actions for resolution.

Our comprehensive thermal imaging inspection services offer a reliable and non-invasive solution to identify hidden problems across various applications. By harnessing the power of infrared technology, we help our clients enhance safety, reduce energy consumption, and extend the lifespan of their assets. Whether for residential, commercial, or industrial purposes, thermal imaging inspections provide invaluable insights for informed decision-making and asset management.

Starting at $100.

Thermal imaging camera with image of desk
Thermal imaging camera with image of desk

Sewer Scope

A sewer scope inspection is a crucial service that offers homeowners and property buyers an in-depth assessment of the condition of their sewer lines and plumbing infrastructure. By employing advanced camera technology, this non-invasive inspection method unveils hidden problems within your plumbing system. Below, we outline the key components of our sewer scope inspection.

Scope of Inspection:

Camera Exploration:

-We utilize specialized, waterproof cameras attached to flexible cables.

-These cameras are inserted into your sewer lines through accessible clean-out ports or drain openings, allowing for a comprehensive view of your plumbing.

Thorough Evaluation:

-The camera captures real-time footage as it travels through your sewer lines.

-We meticulously examine your plumbing system, from the interior of your property to the sewer main connection.

Issue Identification:

-Our inspection aims to identify a range of potential issues, including blockages, pipe damage, cracks, root intrusion, and corrosion.

-We pinpoint the exact location and severity of any problems within the sewer lines.

Maintenance and Prevention:

-The insights gained from the inspection help homeowners make informed decisions regarding repairs or maintenance.

-Timely identification of issues prevents costly sewer backups, property damage, and health hazards.

Documentation and Reporting:

-We provide a comprehensive report with clear video footage and annotations highlighting any discovered issues.

-Our report helps property owners understand the condition of their sewer system and guides them in making informed decisions about repairs or maintenance.

Our sewer scope inspection service provides a comprehensive and detailed assessment of your plumbing system's health. By utilizing advanced camera technology, we empower homeowners and property buyers to make informed decisions, protect their investments, and maintain the integrity of their plumbing infrastructure. It's a proactive step towards a worry-free and smoothly-flowing sewer system.

Starting at $100.

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gray steel shower