Infrared cameras, home inspections

- . Attic bypasses are especially easy to find with an infrared camera. This first image below shows an attic air leak, or bypass, covered with insulation. This is the first really useful “find” that we discovered with an infrared camera, and it changed the way that we talked about ice dams and attic problems. It’s pretty obvious that something is happening under the insulation, right? ..More

  • Termite Inspector Falls Church, VA
  • Crawl Space Inspection Canandaigua, NY
“I heard you’re a little psycho.”

- . ” There are definitely deals that fall apart after our home inspections. *. I’m willing to accept that, and I’m fine with that. Possibly even more so after our inspections than other home inspector’s inspections. A large portion of our clients are people who have found us online, read our sample inspection report, read our online reviews, subscribe to my blog, and want someone who delivers the unbiased truth. Without hesitation, I unapologetically told her “that can happen. They don’t want patsy home inspectors with poor eyesight and dull pencils ..More

  • Commercial Septic Inspection Portland, TN
  • Termite Inspectors Dobbs Ferry, NY
A home inspector’s review of the Corentium Pro radon monitor

- . In fact, it was really too much information for me to try to learn on a device that I was only testing out. Check out this short video clip they sent me, which helps to understand how detailed the PC interface is.  My impression is that you would be able to get a report that plots data exactly the way you want it, but you need to invest the time to learn how to do it. Using the PC based interface, the options for reporting seem to be limitless ..More

  • Hvac Inspector Glen Rock, NJ
  • House Inspection Arkadelphia, AR
Water heater replacement: pros and cons of natural draft water heaters

- . I posted about this on the Structure Tech Facebook page last year: Reuben’s damaged vent cap. Side note: do you see the melted plastic at my water heater’s draft hood in the photo above? This happened because the flue cap at the top of my vent fell apart, causing my water heater to backdraft on a couple of extremely windy days ..More

  • Roof Inspectors Scotts Valley, CA
  • Home Inspection Services Little Chute, WI
Concealed damage: a home inspector’s homeownership woes, part 1

- . The exterior trim and jamb is completely wrapped in aluminum, making for a residential door that rivals commercial durability. The new Masonite door from Pete’s Prehungs & Millwork will never rot ..More

  • Plumbing Inspectors Ogdensburg, NY
  • 101 Point Home Inspection Lighthouse Point, FL

Homeowner Resources & Helpful Links

Talk To A Pro - Home DIY Wikipedia
See All
requestaquote Get Free Quotes callnow 888-506-9527