Home Inspection Time

How long does a Home Inspection take?

Posted on Posted in Attic Inspections, Electrical Inspections, Foundation Inspections, Home Inspection, Inspector Thoughts, Pool Inspections, Real Estate, Rood Inspections

One question I am often asked is how long will the home inspection take? How long the home inspection will take depends on numerous variables. Size, pool and foundation type The most obvious variable is how large the property is. If the home has a swimming pool that can add anywhere from twenty to forty […]

Solar Home Inspection

Solar Panel Inspections during a Home Inspection

Posted on 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 […]

Does Your Home Inspector Have the Right Tools for the Job?

Posted on Posted in Attic Inspections, Home Inspection, Inspector Thoughts, Moisture Inspections, Real Estate

I recently received a phone call from a San Fernando Vally Real Estate agent. This agent told me their clients had already had a home inspection, but the clients still had questions about the house. Apparently it was determined the house needed a new roof. And during the inspection, what was thought to be water […]

Get an Inspection before buying a flip

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I watch TV shows about flipping properties with amusement, as the cast of the shows often pay little attention to points a home inspector would look at. Shows like  “Flipping Vegas” and “Flip or Flop” often show the cast buying a house without getting a home inspection, and worse, they often turn around to sell it without any intention […]