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1st Look Home Inspections

Founded 2008 • Angie's List since March 2010

A Rated | 55 Reviews

Description

!st Look Home inspections is owned and operated by Jim Bach. With over 30 years of experience in the construction business, Jim beleives that purchasing a home is one of the most important investments that you will make. When it comes to getting the most "bang for your buck", a professional home inspection is your best bet. Whether you are buying or selling, an objective professional inspection will provide you with important information that you can use. If you're buying, you want to know that the home is safe and sound, and avoid any unwelcome and costly surprises. If you're selling, you will need to make full disclosure of any and all deficiencies. You'll want to know what, if any, repairs to make so you can market your home more effectively. Jim is very thorough, and encourages the client to walk along with him during the inspection. He also a member of Thank a Vet program and gives back by offering discounts. Any questions or concerns will be addressed and answered, and a full written report will be available upon completion of the inspection. Cost of the inspection is based on square footage of the home. Additional costs for radon or other special requests....

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My 15+ years of inspection experience ensure that you’re aware of EVERYTHING about your new investment because I invite you to join me throughout the entire visit! This takes approx. 1.5 to 2 hours where I’ll point out and provide pictures of all aspects so you’ll know the details first hand. I truly enjoy what I do and consider every inspection as one being done for my very own family! That’s why I offer the best price with the best service…GUARANTEED!!! Every inspection includes: FREE radon testing, FREE certified insect report, FREE chimney inspection and FREE mold inspection. I'M LICENSED BY NYS. I also have a Mold Assessor license issued by the State of NY Labor, Mold Assessor. The license number is MA00578, and it expires in March of 2018.

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02/24/2020

Jim arrived 10 minutes early. He introduced himself to us and our realtor. We followed him around like little ducklings watching and asking questions. He is great at explaining things and what is expected for an older home (he also discussed possible solutions to some of the items that came up on our inspection). He is friendly, patient, knowledgeable, and professional. We definitely recommend him...

DESCRIPTION OF WORK
Home inspection

CATEGORY home inspection

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01/31/2020

Jim was amazing very personable, honest, and respectful. Gave all information as he went through all rooms and outside, as well was very quick to write up the final inspection and get it sent over. Would recommend his service to anyone needing an inspection.

DESCRIPTION OF WORK
Home inspection

CATEGORY home inspection

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01/29/2020

Jim was quick and professional, Communication was instantaneously, and the report was extremely detailed. Jim went as far as to find a window that didn’t latch properly and a spot in the siding that was warped. I will be a life time customer for sure.

DESCRIPTION OF WORK
Home inspection

CATEGORY home inspection

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12/09/2019

Professional and prompt, what more can you ask for. The reports given were thorough and detailed. I couldn't ask for anything more.

DESCRIPTION OF WORK
Home & Radon Inspection

CATEGORY home inspection,radon testing

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04/24/2019

Jim was very personable and professional during the home inspection process. He did a great job explaining and describing anything that needed to be discussed during the inspection. He was thorough and you could tell he took his job seriously. My husband and I are first time home buyers and Jim really went above and beyond with walking us through the process and making us feel comfortable knowing ...

DESCRIPTION OF WORK
Home inspection

CATEGORY home inspection

Services Offered

Complete Home Inspectios for pre-sale listings, or if you are looking to buy. Exterior inspection includes: Roof, chimney, flashing, vallies, siding, trim, windows, storms, landscaping, grading, drainage, gutters, downspouts, driveways, patios, decks, porches, HVAC systems. Interior inspections include: HVAC systems, Plumbing, electrical, Interior structure, foundation, attic, ventilation. Radon, mold, termite, dryvit/stucco upon request.

Services Not Offered

Swimming Pool Inspections and Jacuzzi Inspections

General Information
Free Estimates
Yes
Eco-Friendly Accreditations
No
Payment Options
Check
Emergency Service
No
Warranties
No