Our Staff of home inspector includes 20+ year veterans as well as the current reigning and former presidents of the Greater Capital Region Chapter of The International Association Of Home Inspectors. Let Will, Clifton, Thomas or John provide you with the information needed to inform one of the biggest decisions of your life.
The Home Inspection Options:
The Home Inspection: Often referred to by mortgage lenders and real estate agents as a structure inspection. This is were we evaluate the safety operation and condition of the home. We evaluate the all systems in the home going far above and beyond the New York State minimum requirements. This inspection will commonly last 1.5 to 3 hours to complete. We will then provide you with an electronic report with pictures and explanation of defects.
Radon Sampling: This were we collect samples of the radon gas levels in the home and send them to a laboratory for testing. This is a common mortgage lender requirement.
Water Quality Sampling: This is were we collect a sample from the home's water supply and send it to a laboratory for analysis. The samples can be analyzed for several different variables depending on mortgage lender requirements or other risk factors associated with the home.
Wood Destroying Insect Inspection: Commonly referred as a pest inspection. This is an inspection of the home for the presents of and risk factors associated with Carpenter Ants, Termites, Powder Post Beatles, and Carpenter Bees.
Well Flow Testing: This is were we run the water in the home at a particular flow rate and for a specific amount of time based on mortgage lender requirements. Common parameters are 3 gallons a minute for 1 hour, 4 gallons a minute for 1 hour, or 4 gallons a minute for 2 hours.
Pool and Underwater Structure Inspections: This is were we send a specialist out to inspect a pool or under water structure. This involves scuba gear, hydrophones, under water inspection lights and several other specialty tools. We have access to one of the only under water inspection experts in the state.
Mold Assessment, Mold Inspection and Indoor Air Quality Sampling: There are several service and sampling methods that we can provide. Click on the link below and it will take you to the page on this site that speak to this exclusively.