What should the customer know about your pricing (e.g., discounts, fees)?
$50.00 Visual Lead Inspection / $15.00 Per Wipe.
$125.00 Radon Measurement.
$250.00 Mold Inspection plus analysis.
$250.00 Indoor Air Quality Inspection plus analysis
Package discounts are available.
Homes are like fingerprints - no two are exactly alike, so pricing structures can vary to fit the specific needs of your home.
What types of customers have you worked with?
We offer Home, Rental, Indoor Air Quality, Lead, Radon, Water and Mold inspections. The most predominent services are Home and Lead inspections. This is due to the fact that most home buyers want a home inspections, and lead inspections are required for rental properties in Maryland. The inspection that we would like to see increased is Radon. This is the simplest of inspections for perform, and can detect the second leading cause of cancer in the US - Radon gas. Just because your neighbor, someone in your neighborhood, or the fact that your home is new, does not mean that you do not have Radon gas in your home - Get Tested!
What advice would you give a customer looking to hire a provider in your area of work?
As of January 1, 2008 all Maryland Home Inspectors must be licensed through Maryland Department of Labor & Licensing. Make sure that you inspector is licensed by contacting the licensing department for verification. You should also know the inspectors credentials. Inspectors should be well trained in diverse areas, and maintain continued education to ensure that they are up to date on the most recent industry issues.
What questions should customers think through before talking to professionals about their project?
An average inspection can take up to four hours depending on the size of the home. This amount of time is necessary to provide a thorough and accurate inspection. The inspector will examine the exterior and interior of the home, structural and mechanical components, and provide a written report with photos.