Blog

OK, here we go, the official blog of Lee County Inspection Services Home Inspections is under way... Finally!!  I will in my own strange and unique approach try to educate my readers on the fine art of Home Inspection and what it means to be a master home inspector.  What it means to care about what your doing, to take the time on a daily basis to improve, educate and strive to help those around you.  This is what we do.

 

Well Water and What You Should Know!

Thank you for taking the moment to read on about this hugely important subject, the safety of our homes water and in particular the water in private well systems.  Most homeowners with a private well system I believe do not know some of the...

Roof Shapes and Coverings, What You should Know!

As previewed in our Home Inspections newsletter, this discussion revolves around roof shapes and roof coverings: their affect on a homes integrity under heavy winds or hurricane conditions as well as their affect on insurance rates and...

Water Heaters, Do You Know?

Yes water heater tanks, not usually on our to do list in the home as far as maintenance.  But did you know that your water heater could be the single most dangerous component in your home if it malfunctions?  The TPR valve (...

Four Point Inspections

Four Point Inspections, very important topic in the Florida Real Estate Industry… and yes, there are red flags which can prevent the homeowner or home buyer from getting insurance until repaired. Red flags such as " Braided Cloth...

Snakes!

SNAKES! Always an interesting topic for the home inspector as they always seem to appears when you are not thinking of one, but instead concentrating on the insulation on the HVAC line or some other inspection responsibility... I have seen...

Lee County Inspection Services Home Inspections

The idea and process of becoming a home inspector began while sitting in a police car in Long Island, New York and thinking about my future.  No, I wasn't in trouble but in fact was a policeman for twenty years from 1986 to 2006 in the...