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...

Mould in Your Home

Mould in Your Home – Information for home owners brought to you by the Orillia Home Inspector. What is mould? Moulds are microscopic fungi; a group of organisms which also includes mushrooms and yeasts. Mould is a fungi that lives on plant and animal matter. It...

Victoria Military Relocation Realtor’s

Victoria Military Relocation Realtor’s.  Call Geoff and Jodi for your next house hunting trip and enjoy the Peace of Mind of dealing with Experienced Professionals. If you ask anyone connected to the Victoria, BC real estate market, or any of the thousands of people...

Century Home Inspections

Century Home Inspections Real estate buyers cannot seem to get enough good quality Century Homes.  Anytime I am inspecting a fairly well maintained century home it seems that the buyers were just about always in a bidding war with someone else who also wanted the...

Typical Orillia Home Defects at Inspections

Typical Orillia Home Defects at Inspections.  Poor grading is a typical landscaping issue which is commonly found during a home inspection. Sidewalks are especially prone to settling and directing water against the foundation of the home. Directing water away from...

Storage Units on Garage Attic Trusses

Storage Units on Garage Attic Trusses.  Many times during a home inspection I come across garages with storage units and sometimes even living areas that home owners have constructed.  There are two types of roof support systems generally in use,  the rafter system...