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was responsive, prompt, and nice. His report was recvd in less than 24 hours of completing the inspection and was done well. We did not" like that he did not go into 50% of the attic in this tri-level home because he said there was 4 foot drop. Seems very doable yet wasn't. He did a good job with what he inspected but did not inspect every nook and cranny like the next inspector we hired for a different property.

-Sarah S.

"The company came highly recommended from my Realtor and with the great experience I had with them I took their advice. At no fault of theirs I greatly regret that" choice. While
was responsive, accommodating to my schedule, and provided a very detailed report, it was what they missed that concerned me. Some plumbing issues were identified, but they failed to identify numerous toilet issues and some very major hot water heater issues, including on that could risk flooding the basement. Had I known about these issues up front I could have addressed with the bank to repair before moving in, but they ended up falling on me and my expense. To make matters worse when I attemtpted to reconcile the discrepencies in the inspection I was told that they were not issues when the inspection took place. The house was a foreclosure and I knew what have some issues since being empty for a couple of years, but the few weeks between the inspection and closing would not have changed. The plumbers I had come out were excellent and thorough identifying all missed issues and fixing them promptly. There comment to me was that they would like to talk to the inspector due to some obvious overlooked major concerns and that the were astonished the inspector missed them. I gave the inspector the plumber info and a few months to work something out, but nothing ever happened. I was not looking for them to cover all repairs, but possibly refund my inspection cost, even partial. Rather I was given resistance and poor customer service. I am sure people have had better experiences, but I must say mine was not at all professional.

-William T.

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Home inspection

For most of us, our home is the biggest investment we will ever make. For those preparing to buy, a quality home inspection is key. An inspection is usually required for a home purchase. A highly rated home inspector will look at every nook and cranny to gauge structure stability, present and potential dangers. But remember, a home inspection is not a guarantee or a warranty - it may not find everything.

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Dear Angie: Should I hire an independent home inspector to look over a newly built tract home? — Deborah D. of Renton, Washington

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It really depends on where you are and the type of work.  In Texas most home inspectors are only trained in general areas of interest and have no detailed knowledge of construction practices.  Some do after having carrerrs in other fields including engineering or as general contractors/home builders.  If you are wondering if a completed job was done in a professional manner appearance wise and have minor concerns an inspector can help you.  If it is more extensive hire professionals from the different fields to inspect the respective work.  Plumber for the plumbing, electrician for electrical, etc.  An experienced GC or inspector can do an initial inspection and advise you whether you should have the concerns further investigated by the trades.  Remember, they can't tell much about what they can't see so framing and insulation concerns will be hard to verify.

Todd Shell
Todd's Home Services
San Antonio, TX
It's a little unusual to do this except in cases of fixer-upper properties but you should call a local general contractor with experience renovating/remodeling homes in the neighborhood.  They'll know the typical problems with the homes there and what to look out & budget for.  For example, here in San Antonio many of the homes built in the mid-fifties to 60's have lead drains that were not put in properly or were installed in such a way that repairs are not quick or cheap.  Many homes even older have the same drains but seem to be less hassle to repair.  Homes in my neighborhood have a problem with improper supply lines (wrong type of copper) which break due to corrosion.  Just make sure the contractor you hire to go over the property with you has done significant work on homes in the area on similar homes.

Todd Shell
Todd's Home Services
Are the heat pumps commercial or residential units?
Are the heat pumps Package or Split System?
Are there actually 33 PTAC units?
Are you an EPA certified person( refrigerant )?

Here is my suggestion, break it down into manageable portions(ie one heat pump and a few PTAC units every other month) to keep from being overloaded.  
Clean/Replace filters
Check/inspect electrical wiring and connections
Check amperage draw of compressors/motors 
Check capacitance of start and run capacitors
Check contractors/relays for wear/pitting
Check refrigerant levels and record superheated/subcooling
Check external static pressures across air handler(s)
Check deltaT (return and supply air temps) 
Lubricate motors( if applicable)
Inspect Belts/Pulleys( if applicable)
Clean outdoor coils
Clean indoor coils

Start there and HAVE FUN!!! 

Home Inspection reviews in Cheshire


Inspection went very well, uncovered a few things I wasn't expecting, but were good to know as this was a pre-sale inspection. Both inspectors arrived on time were extremely professional and courteous. They email the report the next day. I will definitely use IHI again when purchasing my new house. Great experience
- Rod W.

A full home inspection from top to bottom and front to back, including the electrical, roof, A/C and heating, and the overall structure.
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was very timely and prompt with our communications and arrived on-time. He explained the items that needed attention and answered my questions. I received an email and report the next day as promised with pictures and recommendations for the items that need attention.
Since I live in Southern California, I asked my realtor for a recommendation and I am very pleased that JS Home Inspectors is the company she recommended. I highly recommend this company and I would not hesitate to call then again if needed.
- Sharon H.

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did a very thorough job inspecting our home, uncovering many issues that needed to be addressed. They also scheduled us in quickly when we needed it due to a short due-diligence period.
They are family-owned and family-run, and provide the level of service you would expect from a team that truly cares about their reputation. They were not the least expensive option, but when it comes to home inspections I would never want to go with the "budget" option. They also were not unreasonably priced.
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were punctual, polite, and thorough, and we are very glad we used them. We would recommend them to anybody looking for a home inspection.
- Will T.

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was the best decision I made.
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is extremely professional and meticulous, and personable. He inspected a 1947 fixer upper and spent near three hours inspecting while continuously explaining differences between acceptable, minor repairs, and defects.
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took pictures of everything and while the inspection was ongoing, would show me what he saw and offer his opinion. He climbed atop the roof and into the small attic crawlspace for in-depth inspection. He displayed outstanding technical expertise on the structure, well system, HVAC, plumbing and electrical. His personable manner made him extremely easy to work with. More impressive was that the fact that I had a detailed report with pictures delivered that night, showing and explaining everything we observed during the inspection. The fact that he is also a veteran small business owner was further incentive to give him my business. I would give
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my highest recommendation to any future home inspections.
- matthew B.

I scheduled a home inspection with
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Inspections on a Thursday. As anyone who has gone through the home buying process knows, you only have ten days to get the house inspected. I was told to call back and confirm the tentative appointment. I called all day on Friday with no luck. The phone was either busy or said that it was disconnected. I then called back Monday with success and was told the appointment was scheduled for Wednesday and I was all set. Wednesday morning I called to confirm my appointment again and confirm the method of payment and was told that I in fact did not have a scheduled home inspection. Not only did I take the afternoon off from work, which was difficult to do, I also had my parents here to babysit my son. The front office needs more organization with their scheduling system. If an office can't correctly schedule a home inspection, it makes me wonder how thorough the actual home inspection would be...
We decided on going with another home inspection company that was able to fit us in right away and sent an email to confirm as I was on the phone with them.
Red Flags:
- Unable to contact via phone
- No email confirmation
- Inconsistency with the front office
- We were told Radon is only in the air so they would not test the water
- Kara M.

We were new to the area and very grateful to find him. He saved us a lot of cash and helped us get the right things fixed before closing.
- James C.

The inspection was very informative and thorough. Mr.
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pointed out where a hot spot existed in the circuit breaker - potential safety that is
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to fix. He checked all the appliances in the house and linked them to their product registration system in case of future recalls. He pointed out some areas where the efficiency of the HVAC system could be improved (more insulation in the attic, and a small leak in the duct work). He also gave us some tips on preventing potential damage to the home by cutting back a few bushes and trees and moving a stack of wood away from the house.
The inspection gave us information needed to counter offer the price on the house and the confidence that the house was in good shape. I would highly recommend
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to other home buyers or sellers.
- Terri S.

Great job - done quickly and professionally.
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took the time to explain all items noted in the inspection to the client and answered all questions the client had.
- Warren W.

Home Inspectors in Cheshire, CT

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A&M Home Improvemnt

50 Stratton Court

AB Claim Services

295 maple st
New Britain

Accurate Evaluation Services LLC

27 Cope Farms Rd

ADT Hamden


ADT West Haven

West Haven

Alberts Home Inspection LLC

479 W Main St

All Dry Basement Systems LLC

34-J Keeler St


400 Chapel Road
South Windsor

Allspect Inc

1050 Bridgeport Ave F-1`

American Home Shield

889 Ridge Lake Blvd

American Leak Detection

19 Whitney Avenue
New Haven

Apples to Apples Inc.

1204 Main Street


West Hartford



Carousel Home Inspections

349 Hill Street

Castle Developers, LLC

1131 Tolland Tpke.


PO BOX 809


3 MacIntosh Lane

Creative Communities Builders

61 S Main St.
West Hartford

CT Pro Inspection LLC

126 roanoak

ct roof pro

PO BOX 809

Derek's Home Improvement

50 Arrowhead Dr

Dual Design / David W. Jackson

5951 N. Killdeer Dr.

East Coast Estimating

berkeley RD

Eco Energy Guard, LLC

9 September Way

EnergyPRZ DBA the Energy Store

31 Old Route 7

Global Hill Construction Corp.

2566 Radcliff Ave Apt 54

GoldStar Remodeling Co. llc

PO Box 432
East Windsor

Handyworks Remodeling

50 Wild Life Dr

Home alarm

New Haven Ct

Home Inspection All Star Hartford

49 Woodland Street

home security

New Haven

Homewood Inspections, LLC

1182 Hartford Tpke
North Haven

House Detectives LLC

418 Clark Lane

Housemaster Home Inspection

10 Fennwood dr

HPI inspection services

92 Middle Road



In With The Old, LLC

32 Route 32


1 Stanley St

JS Electrical LLC

230 South Washington St


196 High St.
New Britain

MoistureFree Warranty

20227 Railroad St



New England Property Services, LLC

50 Brighton Road

Next Step Living

21 Drydock Ave

ONE SOURCE Facility Maintenance

862 East Center Street

Pillar To Post Home Inspection Marco Miranda

30 Old Sawmill Drive
Beacon Falls

Power All Electric & Security LLC

12 Mount Vernon Avenue

Pro Quality Home Imrovement

30 Burlington Rd

ProCAD Drafting Services

39 Quarry Brook Drive
South Windsor



RTK Environmental Group

29 Bank St.

Safeside Chimney & Duct Cleaning

120 Ledyard St

Sherwood Inspection Services LLC

1708 Ellington Rd
South Windsor

Sibbick Construction

18 School House Rd

Skips Wastewater Services

21 Courtney Dr

Sniff K9s

71 Commercial Street

specialty cable corporation

2 Tower Drive

Swift Pro

3 Ashley Court

The Building Inspector of Connecticut

1435 East Main Street


PO BOX 478
South Glastonbury

Turtle Clan Global

1 Skiff Mountain Rd

Tuscany Design Build Inc

37 Kaya Ln
Mansfield Center

Warren L Jones Security

930 Garden St

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