"Providing Peace of Mind, One Inspection at a Time."
“If you think it's expensive to hire a professional to do the job, wait until you hire an amateur.”
Thermal Imaging included in all home inspections
My name is Mark Austin. Unlike most professionals you hire, you probably won't meet me until our appointment. Furthermore, different inspectors have varying qualifications, equipment, experience, reporting methods, and pricing.
Ultimately, a thorough home inspection depends heavily on the individual inspector’s own effort. If you honor me by permitting me to inspect your new home, I guarantee that I'll give you my very best effort.
No waiting 2 or 3 days for your home inspection report. With us, you will have your report within 24 hours. In most cases, you will have your report emailed to you the same day as your inspection.
Buying a home is a significant investment and a life-changing decision. To ensure that you make a wise investment and avoid potential pitfalls, getting a home inspection is a crucial step in the home-buying process. Below explores the reasons why a home inspection is essential for your own protection.
Why Home Inspection Matters:
1. Uncover Hidden Issues:
Home inspections reveal potential problems that may not be visible to the untrained eye. Issues such as faulty wiring, plumbing problems, or structural issues can be identified, allowing you to make an informed decision.
2. Cost Savings in the Long Run:
Identifying problems early on can save you money in the long run. Addressing issues before finalizing the purchase can lead to negotiation opportunities with the seller or, in some cases, a decision to walk away from a problematic property.
3. Ensure Safety and Health:
A home inspection assesses the safety and health aspects of a property. Detecting issues like mold, asbestos, or radon gas early on can prevent health hazards and costly remediation in the future.
4. Verification of Property Condition:
A thorough inspection provides an objective evaluation of the property's condition. This verification is crucial for setting realistic expectations and avoiding potential disputes with the seller.
The Home Inspection Process:
1. Hiring a Qualified Inspector:
Choose a certified and experienced home inspector. Look for references and reviews to ensure that the inspector has a track record of providing thorough and accurate assessments.
2. Comprehensive Examination:
The inspector will examine the structural components, roofing, plumbing, electrical systems, heating and cooling systems, as well as other aspects of the property. This comprehensive examination ensures that no stone is left unturned.
3. Detailed Report:
A detailed inspection report will be provided, outlining any issues discovered during the examination. This report becomes a valuable tool for decision-making and negotiation.
In conclusion, a home inspection is a critical step for anyone considering the purchase of a property. It provides peace of mind, uncovers potential issues, and allows for informed decision-making. For your own protection and the long-term well-being of your investment, make sure to include a home inspection in your home-buying process.
Remember, a small investment in a home inspection today can save you from significant financial and emotional stress in the future. Take the necessary steps to protect yourself and ensure that your dream home doesn't turn into a nightmare.
With our experienced and Certified professional inspectors, our inspections take 2 to 2.5 hours to perform an in-depth evaluation of the home and property.
During this time we will be providing a thorough, visual inspection of the homes major components. We inspect items such as the foundation, accessible roofs, gas appliances and all electrical panels. Once complete our inspectors walk you through the entire home pointing out all deficiencies so that you can see the home the way we do.
To provide a better service for our clients, we may view certain components and areas with a thermal imaging cameras and moisture detectors. This helps us to see moisture intrusion problems, overheating electrical systems, missing insulation and other items that are not always visible to the naked eye.
DID YOU KNOW
Did you know that over 90% of buyers request a home inspection as part of the home purchasing process? Naples Platinum Coast Inspectors are licensed members of InterNachi - The worlds largest home inspection organization.