Houston Home Inspection Services
Step 1 Compare home inspection services.
It's very important to find out what type of services are included in the home inspection.
Step 2 Here's what's included in the inspection
Detailed Home inspection report Thermal Imaging scan Termite inspection Foundation measurements
Step 3 Compare home inspectors
Home inspections are all different depending on the experience of the home inspector and the services that are provided
Step 4 Make a decision
Once you have all the information make a informed decision. Don't go with a cheap inspector this is not the time to be cheap.
Congratulations you have found the home and your under contract. You and your family are very excited imaging your lives at the new home. I bet you have even placed your furniture, but wait. I'm sure you didn't get to this point in your life overnight. Sometimes it takes years to be able to buy a home. You have worked hard to be in this position, so don't just trust it to anyone. Buying a home is a very important decision and so is hiring the best Houston home inspector. You need to get as much information about the condition of the home as possible.The Houston home inspection business is highly competitive giving the client many Houston area home inspection companies to choose from. To really stand out as a exceptional home inspection company in the Houston Texas area you must produce the most through and detailed inspection reports in the industry and that’s exactly what Houston’s Edge home inspections LLC will do for you. Through the whole process from the beginning to end you will know exactly what issues defects or hazards are present at the home. From foundation defects to roofing defects. My goal at Houston's Edge home inspections LLC is to stand out from all the other home inspectors in the Houston Texas area with unparalleled home inspection service, quality in my detailed premium home inspection reports. If your going to be the best you must deliver the best. There is no doubt once you have received my outstanding home inspection service and viewed my report you will be telling your friends all about Houston's Edge home inspections. So never underestimate the power of a home inspection report to negotiate and have defects or hazards repaired or replace or the price of the home reduced.
While performing home inspections in Houston and surrounding areas I like to ask myself how thorough would I be if I was buying the home for my own family. The answer I always come up with is very thorough and informative. See I am a proud father of six and the safety of my family is the most important thing and so is your family.This is why I use my experience and technology to help perform my Houston home inspections. Combining the two together I am able to offer a superior home inspection service providing you with more information about the home than you could have ever imagined. Including if present any minor issues, major issues, and possible hazards are all included in the home inspection report. The home inspection report is very extensive and easy to read, and contains many photos. Please check out one or more of the sample home inspection reports located on sample reports link. This will give you a better understanding of the detailed facts gathered and the high quality of the home inspection report. My reports are delivered by email and you will receive within 24 hours usually next morning after inspection was performed My Houston home inspection rates are competitive without any sacrifice to quality and thoroughness of the inspection of the home. Houston's Edge home inspections invites you to please attend the home inspection of the home you about to purchase. Please allow for about three hours to gather information about home and to go over findings. Although this time can vary depending on the square footage or age of the property. I know how stressful buying a home can be and although the home inspection doesn't relieve the stress usually creating more issues to negotiate and to stress over which is not my intentions, but is necessary. It will make less tension in the long term showing you what items may be at the end or close to the end of there intended life. This is useful so you have far less surprises in your future. Giving enlightenment on things that will need replaced so you can budget for future repairs and replacement items. These are some of the reasons you need a home inspection service schedule yours today.
Providing home inspection services to meet your needs
- Buying a home that's already owned than you can benefit from the buyers home inspection service.
- Selling your home see how we can provide information to help make the sell go through without a hiccup with the sellers home inspection service.
- Buying a newly constructed home and you don't think you need a home inspection read about our new construction home inspection service.
- Is your new home warranty about up. Ever wonder why you can get a longer warranty on a car, T.V. or many other items doesn't make sense, but that's the reality. Do yourself a favor and have your new home inspected before your one year warranty expires.
- Not sure what items need regular maintenance to keep your home in good working order and preventing unnecessary high dollar repairs. I can come out and give you a clear report on what needs maintenance to keep your home in good condition year after year with our home maintenance home inspection service.
- Looking for where moisture is entering your home give me a call I can help with a thermal imaging scan.
- Always have your Houston home inspection accompanied with a termite inspection service which I can schedule for you along with you home inspection service.
- Pool inspections are a must is there a pool at the property your buying have me schedule a qualified pool inspector to go over the pool so you don't have any unexpected repairs.
- Digital water level service have me perform measurements as the levelness of your foundation not only on older homes, but is a great guide to the future on new homes that you have the accurate measurements of the levelness of the foundation to compare for any future movement of your foundation which will give you a heads up on any unethical foundation companies just trying to sell you unneeded foundation repairs.
- Roof inspection service have me come out and inspect your roof. Remember I'm not there trying to sell you a new roof your paying me for my opinion not a new roof. Some companies try to sell you a new roof when all you need is some repairs or maintenance. Don't be a victim have me come out and inspect that roof so you can be sure it's time to replace it. Also have me come out before your warranty on your new roof expires. I have seen many new roof's that were not installed properly just look at this one in this article new roof no problems right?
How we exceed your home inspection needs
Embracing technology to improve our inspection service in the Houston area. I use thermal imaging at no additional cost to you. I use a Flir E50 BX infrared camera during every inspection performed. I feel the client deserves the very best I can offer although this is not the most expensive camera available it's not the cheapest either. I paid about $6,000 for this tool to provide you an advantage in your home inspection from issues that may not be visible other wise. Click on the image to find out what may be discovered using the infrared technology during your home inspection service.
Guaranteed service if our Houston area home inspection services does not meet your expectations and you fell like you need to hire another inspector. I will refund your money. All you need to do is submit a paid invoice from the company that you hired to replace my inspection service. For refunds you must not use my inspection report to disclose issues at the home inspection to the seller or their agent. Once I have received a copy of the paid invoice from the other inspection company provide an address that you would want the check to be mailed out to and that's it.
The digital water level can give you a better ideal of the levelness of the foundation. This is the tool that a structural engineer would use to do there evaluation of the foundation. This is an additional charge for this service ask for pricing.Click on the image above to learn more about this Houston home inspection service.
I check the home your planning on buying for gas leaks at the connections such as water heaters, cook tops, heating units etc. This is just one way i'm finding hazards that may exist in the home exposing hazards is something i take serious. If you smell gas leave the home immediately and call the gas company. Your family is too important to take any unnecessary risks make sure your Houston home inspector is checking for gas leaks with gas detecting equipment. I don't take safety lightly any hazards or concerns will be stressed and noted in the report. Remember you and your families safety is important to me.This is why I spend the extra time and use gas detector to discover gas leaks. Make sure the inspector your hiring has your families safety a priority. Ask your inspector if he or she will be testing gas line connections at these appliances. I sure will check them for the little extra time is worth every penny for you and your family and this gives me the peace of mind as well. Knowing there's not any gas leaks present.
Make sure your inspector takes temperatures at all supply registers. I had to make three return trips for a client on a brand new home because the upstairs recreation area did not have good air flow at the area making the temperature 10* warmer out of the supply vents in that room.Each time the builder told the client the problem was fixed after inspecting the area again it was not and had to return two more times to finally resolve the issue.Make sure you don't take your builders word that the issues have been resolved have your inspector return to keep your builder honest. I become your line of defense against a builder who is not doing what they said they were going to do.
Taking the conventional home inspection and adding thermal imaging. Along with the regular conventional inspection approach to your electrical systems I add a thermal imaging scan of the electrical systems. Always taking the extra step because your home should not have unknown fire hazards.Have your home inspector check for hazards at your electrical systems.
I hold the highest license for home inspectors. This is the professional home inspectors license my # is 10393 you can check out my license status above on the Texas Real Estate Commission website click the image above.
The structure and foundation of the home is the strength of your home. Make sure there's not serious issues in these areas and have a certified structure and foundation home inspector inspect like myself.
I use a moisture meter to document obvious moisture and to confirm moisture that is not so obvious. If I see a suspicious area while performing a Thermal Imaging scan of the home. The moisture meter is a great way to confirm so i'm not providing you with false reading giving you the most accurate information.
I an a certified InterNachi member in good standing. To be a member you must meet there higher requirements InterNachi does in fact turn down inspector applicants more than half because they can't pass the exam or meet there requirements or qualifications Make sure your home inspector is certified by interNachi you'll be glad you did. InterNachi members charge a little more for there service, but well worth the extra money to have a true professional informed home inspector who knows what's going on with that home your buying This will benefit you with a great home inspection.
These are the type of roofing defects that can be found if you walk the roof at a home inspection. I try to walk the roof areas if safe to do so. Many home inspectors do not and view the roof from the ground. On this inspection I found the entry point and a mold like substance that was not visible from any ceiling areas. It was growing under the insulation that was soaked with moisture.
Infrared certified so I can take a deeper look into the homes performance. With infrared you can expose hidden moisture, very hot breakers, wires, receptacles, etc of the electrical systems, missing insul
How our service will help you make a sound investment decision
Houston's Edge home inspections LLC has help many of our clients make a sound investment decision. By providing the most accurate information about the condition of the property we make it easy for you to decide.There has been many times that the home inspection report has aided in having defects and hazards repaired and replaced for our clients.This has saved our clients money. Sometimes the seller will not fix items and either our client decided to go ahead with the purchase knowing what areas of the home that will need improved or they have walked away moving on to find the right home for them and their family. We have no stake in the sale of the property if you buy it or not. We are only there to provide you with the facts about the home you would like to purchase. So before you get emotionally attached to the home have us come out and provide you with an independent property inspection service.
Finding more defects than the ordinary home inspector performing exceptional home inspections.It's no wonder my home inspection services take more time to perform than the regular in and out home inspector. I investigate the home in a meticulous manner. Of coarse this will take extra time to perform extra work, but be patient it will pay off for you and your family. The hours invested in the home inspection and the hours invested in the report will make it a clear decision for you and your family. Don't settle for good when you can get great. Schedule your great home inspection service today with Houston's Edge Home inspections LLC.
Meet your home inspector
Hello potential client my name is John Fish I have been ding home inspection full time in the Houston area since 2009. I started out as a young man in the construction industry manly roofing. If there's one thing I have learned is doing quality work. See my uncle stressed the importance of quality work. He always told me about the different kinds of people doing business those that would prefer to do a quality job with a fair price for the work preformed and those that will do low quality work for a cheap price. The work preformed by a professionals who preform quality work will last and the ones that do low quality well the client will be calling the high quality professional out to fix the poor workmanship. This is my philosophy preform high quality work every time and build a referral based business. I take these same principles into the home inspection industry. Doing the inspection right the first time being careful to find what problems are present at the time of the home inspection. .I use high tech tools to aid in the inspection process, but there is no tool that can replace the knowledge and experience of the inspector.
Houston's Edge Home Inspections LLC is here to serve you 7 days a week from 8:00 a.m. to 7:00 p.m. for your convenience. We work rain or shine because you can't control the weather and you don't have much time to get the needed information about the home. Supra Key for hassle free entry to the property you are buying. It's easy to contact us by phone or email call 832-229-8784 or email at johnjr.fish @yahoo.com Now it's time to make a great decision and hire Houston's Edge home Inspections LLC to protect yourself from expensive repairs know before you buy. A informed buyer makes smart buying decisions so give us a call.Houston's Edge Home inspections at 15111 Long Oak Drive Houston Texas 77070 is servicing the greater Houston area. We try to serve as many areas to make it convenient. Information on all are services areas click on the navigation link at top of page labeled service areas to see if we serve your area.We provide friendly service and highly informative home inspections. We not only meet your house inspection needs we surpass them.