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The information provided in this article is for general informational purposes only and should not be construed as professional advice. Home inspections can vary significantly based on factors such as the age and condition of the property, local building codes, and the expertise of the inspector. While we strive to provide accurate and up-to-date information, we make no representations or warranties of any kind, express or implied, about the completeness, accuracy, reliability, suitability, or availability with respect to the information, products, services, or related graphics contained in this article.

Top 5 credentials for a Residential/Home Inspector

5 years in businessMember of InterNACHI or ASHIEPA Septic System CertifiedSwimming Pool ExpertiseHAAG Engineering Certified for Residential Roofs In addition to the list above, at A to Z Inspections, we also have the following: 20 years in businessOur lead inspectors...

Professionalism in the Real Estate Industry

Actions, knowledge, experience, degrees, certifications, publications/articles, communications – all of these may indicate professionalism. Two questions: How do I become more professional? How do I identify a professional? Here are my personal commitments to become...

PERHAPS THERE IS A REASON

Yes, there is a reason A to Z has been picked up in a client’s private airplane and flown to New Mexico to perform an inspection. It is the same reason that we have been hired multiple times by law firms as expert witnesses, that the Oklahoma Department of Commerce...

One simple thing to do before a home inspection.

One simple thing to do before a home inspection.

This is simple. Use a water hose and a regular spray nozzle.Before an inspection, Clean your outdoor condenser. Dirty A/C coils DO NOT USE A PRESSURE WASHER OR JET NOZZLE. You could damage the A/C coils. Recommend you turn the power off by pulling the disconnect. From...

All commercial inspections aren’t the same

All commercial inspections aren’t the sameWhile office buildings may be in the same neighborhood as residential houses, they need different types of inspections.Is the commercial inspecction team you are interviewing certified for commerical properties? Our team of...

Dirty Coils in a home inspection

There are some basic things you can doDirty Coils in a home inspectionThere are some basic things you can do to improve your A/C performance. Extend the life of the A/C. Reduce your utility bills, and help when you have a home inspection. As a home inspector in OKC,...

What do home inspectors inspect

What do home inspectors inspect

What do home inspectors inspectA home inspection is a visible and accessible inspection of the property.Surprisingly, you may find the home inspector will not do crawlspaces or offer residential warranty one their inspection. Believe it our not, they may not be EPA...

5 Questions to Ask A Commercial Inspector

What does the Commercial Inspection include?At A to Z commercial inspections we suggest you ask the company you are interviewing these questions: 1 Do they give an overview of the repairs and defects discovered; 2 Do they provide a risk assessment matrix of potential...

Remembering POWs and MIAs

In 1979, after 2,500 Vietnam-era families petitioned Congress for a day of remembrance for prisoners of war and those missing in action, Congress designated the third Friday of September as the National POW/MIA Recognition Day. Four-tenths of one percent (0.4 of 1%)...

What is a complete home inspection?

The standard rule on the three factors involved in every purchase The three factors in every purchase are:•    The Price/Cost•    The Timing/Getting the Product/Service when You Want It•    The Value/Quality My life has gone very well because I accept general...

Triple-net Leases

Triple-net Leases

NNN Leases: Due Diligence Requires Owner and Lessee To Get Thorough Inspections of Property According to Motley Fool, a triple-net lease (“NNN lease”) is a form of real-estate lease agreement where the tenant or lessee is responsible for the ongoing expenses of the...

A home inspection includes the suction line

The home inspector will check the suction line insulation.This is a dense foam rubber insulation. Not a ridged foam made for plumbing lines. It goes on the larger diameter copper line. This is where the cold freon travels. Check it at your unit outside, by the unit...

Hiring a home inspector

Hiring a home inspector You want your surgeon, CPA, auto mechanic and home inspector to be up, and stay up, on the newest rules and information. Does the home inspection company have Master Inspectors? With over 17 years experience in home inspections, I have seen the...