Solar Home Inspection

Solar Panel Inspections during a Home Inspection

Posted Posted in Attic Inspections, Electrical Inspections, Home Inspection, Inspector Thoughts, Pool Inspections, Real Estate, Roof Inspections, Solar Inspections

I recently got a phone call from a Real Estate Agent that went like this: Agent: I just had a home inspection and my home inspector said there are solar panels and I should get them inspected. Me: Ok, is there a particular issue? Agent: Well, they’re connected to pool, or something, and we’re not […]

Tile Roofing Certified

Posted Posted in Home Inspection, Real Estate

IM Home Inspections is proud to be Certified by the Tile Roofing Institute. Tile roofs are popular choice in the San Fernando, Santa Clarita and Conjo valleys. Tile roofs are commonly concrete or clay titles. Tiles make to look like clay but made from concrete have been particularly popular with home builders in recent years. […]

People Love IM Home Inspections on YELP!

Posted Posted in Home Inspection, Real Estate

IM Home Inspections has been awarded the “People Love US on YELP” Award for 10+ straight reviews of 5 stars. Home Buyers and Real Estate agents love IM Home Inspections for top rated home inspections! Remember: IM Home Inspections provides state of the art home inspections. Including: Report with full color photos. Reports within 24 […]

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Is your foundation ready for El Nino?

Posted Posted in Foundation Inspections, Home Inspection, Inspector Thoughts, Moisture Inspections, Real Estate

With the talk of an El Nino winter coming up, most Southern Californian home owners are thinking about the condition of their roof and possibility of leaks. And while this is a concern, rain is capable of doing far more damage to a home than getting through a roof. Regardless if a home’s foundation is a slab […]

Home Inspections in Los Angeles

The Flipper Skipped the Inspection and got Foreclosed

Posted Posted in Foundation Inspections, Home Inspection, Inspector Thoughts, Real Estate

I recently inspected a newly updated house. It had brand new granite counter tops, brand new cabinets, new paint and new flooring everywhere.  But curiously, there was a foreclosed sign in the yard. The real estate agent explained to me the house had been purchased by an investor, but the investor stopped making payments on […]

Flip or Flop? Get a home inspection

Flip or Flop? Save Headaches with a Home Inspector

Posted Posted in Electrical Inspections, Home Inspection, Inspector Thoughts, Plumbing Inspections, Real Estate

I am sitting here watching the popular HGTV show, “Flip or Flop”. In this particular episode, Tarek and Christina find two big surprises in the home they bought to flip. One, when they open the kitchen wall, they find the house has galvanized steel plumbing that has badly deteriorated. Then they discover the house has an older […]