Richmond Home Inspectors

in Richmond, VA

Home Inspecting Reviews in Richmond

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I am assuming this company is the one owned by
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VA (which does not put on its materials the street address shown by Angie's List).
This company has proved itself to be extremely prompt and cooperative in scheduling, as well as in arriving for the inspection and producing a written report. I have had two houses inspected by them in the past two months. The inspector (Nick) is very pleasant and, more importantly, very thorough and focused. From my perspective as an experienced homeowner of over 35 years, his knowledge is comprehensive and entirely suited for assessment of a building for construction defects and soundness of its systems. He ensured that I understood all of his findings and was very willing to go into more depth on an area of particular concern.
I have already provided evaluative comments directly to this company regarding presentation of findings in the current format,
which seems to me to be less clear than desired, in view of how quickly the seller's agent reads such inspection reports and then advises his client on the amount to allow for needed repairs. The inspector has no choice regarding the format. His in-person comments are clear about the relative significance of the findings. The point of the inspection, though, is to impress the seller with the need to pay for repairs to bring a structure to the point of being safe and sound. A format emphasizing major defects in a type of executive summary would be preferable.
I should also point out that my realtor phoned the inspector after the inspection and very quickly obtained further comments that were useful. This was very helpful in the overall process of getting the proposed property ready for completion of the sale.
- Sharon C.
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Initial service included a comprehensive inspection along with thorough treatment to rid us of our mice. Our tech explained all the details of how the mice could get in and what the substance was he used to eliminate them. He was very attentive to our need to keep the traps out of reach of our cat and also educated us on what could happen and what to do in the unlikely event she caught a poisoned mouse.
His follow up visits for regular pest control
treatments have been equally pleasant, professional, helpful, and educational. Since starting the contract, we have not had any insect or rodent problems or sightings in the house that didn't fly in.
Cost has been $105 per quarterly visit and includes checking/reloading the mouse bait (indoor, garage, and crawl space), reapplying the indoor and outdoor barriers, and a perimeter check of the house.
- George W.

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Home Inspecting reviews in Richmond

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excellent, phone calls were returned promptly, the inspector arrived on time and the whole effort was issue free. the inspector spent quality time explaining what he was doing and how to interpret his report. i was not available for the inspection but when i reviewed the report with my wife and compared to my general observations i had was fully confident we knew the current condition of the house before proceeding with the seller on repairs or price reductions if i took on the repair. you can't go wrong with
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. value was well worth the peace of mind, and it was a bargain once the angie's list discount was applied.
- John E.
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arrived at our to-be-purchased home to perform a full inspection. He was very thorough and great in explaining what he was doing, some of the things to watch for (we bougt an older home), and recommending certain things to address. He spent a good bit of time talking with us after the inspection and educating us a bit. We would highly recommend him and
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- Deborah K.
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arrived exactly on time and took his time going through my house from basement to attic.
I have a very old house (80+ years) and I had a particular problem with a leak coming into the ground floor ceiling than neither a roofer nor a plumber could identify.
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saw that water was coming in behind the gutter, and also another gutter that could cause more problems later on. He pointed out changes that could or should be made to make the house safer or could possibly lower my utility bills. He was at my home for approx. 4 hours and when he was done he provided me with a notebook that gave a thorough overview of everything - roof, plumbing, dampness, electrical, etc. - plus pictures and a DVD!!!
He also gave me the name of a roofer whom I called and was very impressed with who will be doing the repairs to the roof and chimney.
I had been thinking about getting a whole-house appraisal for a while but thought it might be too costly. WIth the 20% off Angie's List coupon it was money well spent. Although I don't intend to sell my home, I do want to keep it in good condition and this evaluation has established the "big picture"; something I can use to make modifications a little at a time.
- Ann N.
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I actually used
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twice to inspect two different homes - one I ended up not purchasing due to what he found.
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and his son are both professional and thorough - he was on time (even a few minutes early) to the appointment and sent me the inspection report by the next morning. He was honest with me about what needed fixed and even took the time to show me parts of house maintenance that I (a young, female, first time homebuyer) would not otherwise know about. And since I had him inspect two houses within a short period of time, he actually discounted the second inspection (the above price was for the first house). I hope I don't need another inspection any time soon, but if I do, I know who I'll call!
- Rachel D.
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I was very impressed with
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. I have had prior inspections done for other houses with different inspectors and
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was by far more thorough than any other inspector I have ever used. Not only did he do the house inspection, but also provided tips on what I could do to improve how some things work. The inspection took about 3 to 3 1/2 hours.
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found items that the inspector I used when purchasing the house missed. I will definitely be using U S Inspect to inspect the new home I am purchasing.
- JOAN C.
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was very professional. He was chosen by our real estate agent (our fault). I noticed things while we were there for the inspection that the trained eye of the inspector "didn't see". Moreover, we're still finding things that we felt he should have caught during the inspection. Things that aren't
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or would have needed any kind of removal of anything to see. One would like to think that your agent the hired inspector have your back, however, buyer beware. Although he gave us a "thorough" and professional report, we question his thoroughness.
- joy V.
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I was very pleased with the inspector that handled my job. He was very knowledgeable. As we walked around the outside of the house for the first half of the inspection, he explained some of his preliminary findings to me and how they could affect the home's condition. He also explained what kind of repairs would need to be done to keep it in good shape. The second half of the inspection was spent inside the house and under the crawlspace. I didn't go under the house this time around. Again, the inspector appeared to do a thorough job of investigating the major systems and appliances in the house. But I did end up hiring the same inspector from
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for the final walk-through to verify that my list of repairs had been completed. He even went in the crawlspace, coveralls and all! I paid $150 for the re-inspection, which was well worth it.
- Belinda G.
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Our neighbor had a radon problem that turned up at inspection and shelled out big bucks. We didn't want that and decided to do a seller inspection. Bill and his crew came out exactly when promised. We had a choice of services, and he did not press us for all. As stated above, he did not just provide us with the report but went over it line by line, taking time to explain the items and even going downstairs to show us. He stated what was necessary to be fixed not only to sell but to pass inspection. He also told us what wasn't necessary to fix but might be an issue. He provided us names of reliable people we could use. He is a engineer and is totally thorough and professional. He gave us complete peace of mind. I wish I could have taken him down to be the inspector of the home we bought.
- DOTTIE S.
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P.O. Box 1868
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8 Raines Ave
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BEST HOME INSPECTIONS

PO BOX 861466
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PO Box 67
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11553 Leiden Lane
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500 N Front St
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1400 W. Third St.
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BURGESS INSPECTIONS INC

530-D SOUTHLAKE BLVD
Richmond, VA

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