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Home inspections vary from state to state, and most home inspectors are not licensed, but in general, they all must report on serious problems, such as: health and safety issues, roofs with a short life expectancy, furnace or A/C malfunctions, foundation deficiencies, and moisture / drainage issues. Check below for listings and information concerning home inspections.

Tim Bills
(202) 234-9222
2020 12th St., NW Unit T03
Washington, DC
Company
Sentry Home Inspections, LLC
Membership Organizations
American Society of Home Inspectors

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Joseph Walker
(301) 970-1911
3220 N. Street NW #138
Washington, DC
Company
Claxton Walker & Associates
Membership Organizations
American Society of Home Inspectors

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Leslie Ruffin
(202) 291-5136
618 Quackenbos Street NW
Washington, DC
Company
Home Survey Company, Inc.
Membership Organizations
American Society of Home Inspectors

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Rob Schwindt
(301) 270-3554
7714 Carroll Avenue
Takoma Park, MD
Company
Schwindt & Company
Membership Organizations
American Society of Home Inspectors

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Jeffrey Adler
(301) 972-8531
3709 chevy chase Lake Dr. Apt # 5
Chevy Chase, MD
Company
Pro-Tec Inspection Services
Membership Organizations
American Society of Home Inspectors

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George Pettie
(703) 534-2200
1010 Massachusetts Ave. NE
Washington, DC
Company
HomeChek of America, Inc.
Membership Organizations
American Society of Home Inspectors

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Daniel Blum
(202) 829-9099
807 Quintana Place NW
Washington, DC
Company
Integrity Home Inspection Services, Inc.
Membership Organizations
American Society of Home Inspectors

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Charles Hayes
(301) 588-3260
215 Ethan Allen Avenue
Takoma Park, MD
Company
Faro Systems, Inc.
Membership Organizations
American Society of Home Inspectors

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Daniel Patkus
(301) 652-1133
4419 Stanford Street
Chevy Chase, MD
Company
American Home Insp. Svc. Inc.
Membership Organizations
American Society of Home Inspectors

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Larry Wasson
(301) 986-8866
7223 Delfield Street
Chevy Chase, MD
Company
Affiliated Inspectors, Inc.
Membership Organizations
American Society of Home Inspectors

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home remodeling articles and tips

topic: home inspection
by Debbie Abrams Kaplan

Why Home Inspections are Important

Remodeling your home takes not only time, but money – often a lot of it. And there is nothing worse than finishing the project only to find out later, after the money has been paid to the contractor, that your home has problems that could have been caught by a home inspector.

Inspectors are trained to evaluate structural components, roofing, plumbing, electrical systems, heating and air conditioning, insulation, ventilation and interior/exterior components. Some inspectors are also contractors, giving them additional knowledge and experience.

Before even starting your home renovation project, make sure the contract allows you a clean report from a professional home inspector, before your final payment is due to the contractor. Any licensed contractor should be proud to stand behind his work, and you should be wary of a contractor who doesn’t agree to this term. After all, having a house inspection doesn’t only protect you – it protects the contractor from surprises down the road. At completion you’ll be sure the project was done right, and the contractor will have an outside opinion that the work got the stamp of approval from another professional.

Hiring a professional home inspector usually costs a few hundred dollars, but might save you thousands in head...

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