Your Home Inspection – Barrie Home Inspector

Your home inspection is a visual examination of the house and property which may affect use or condition of the home.  This is a very thorough examination of the inside and out of, including structure and all the homes systems.  Our detailed inspection includes...

Aluminum Wiring in your Home

  Aluminum Wiring in your Home? The only thing that is certain about buying a home with aluminum wiring is that everyone has  different thoughts on  what a home buyer should consider.  The biggest problem with aluminum wiring is that many insures will not insure...

Electrical Issues and Home Inspections

Orillia Home Inspector Articles During the past ten years inspecting homes in the Orillia , Severn and Rama areas, one issue is more prevalent than any other.  Electrical work being done by DIY owners or unlicensed individuals is by far the most dangerous and serious...

Oil Tank Certification

Oil Tank Certification – Fuel oil is governed under the Technical Standards and Safety Act, and Ontario Regulation, 213/01. The fuel oil supplier inspects the entire fuel oil installation including each appliance (furnace, boiler water heater) that is using fuel...

WETT Inspection Orillia

Chimney Definition Commonly a chimney is described as a vertical structure incorporated into a building and enclosing a flue or flues that extends above the roof and carries smoke and/or fumes to the exterior.  Defective chimneys are the cause of most failed WETT...

Thermal Imaging

Thermal imaging is now considered part of the professional home inspectors regular service. A professional home inspector, equipped with a thermal imaging camera and properly trained and certified in its use, can find problems with a house that a normal home...