January, 2018: SZ buying a 1970’s detached home in Scarborough.
Client feedback: Your inspection report is very good, it helped my husband and I know the property more, and it helped us make our decision for purchase home. We think you did a good job. For several reasons including the result of inspection we did not take this house. Now we are continuing looking for a house. If our next offer needs do inspection, I will contact you.
Sampling of issues found in inspection: aluminum wire, dangerous electrical panel access, broken roof rafters, walkway high around the house, non-professional drain plumbing, deteriorated masonry chimney.
January, 2018: C & F buying a 1997 townhouse in Brampton,
Client feedback: Hi Keith, I just wanted to thank you for another wonderful service and especially for coming in such short notice. My aunt and my brother was definitely impressed on how well and thorough the inspection went. Once again thank you! Sincerely, JD
Sampling of issues found in inspection: significant brick movement, leaking water heater, deficient return air, mould in attic, defective plumbing fixtures.
DL doing a post possession inspection on a 2 yr old house in Aurora. Dec.2017.
Client feedback: Hello Keith, Thank you so much for your inspection and the detailed report! 🙂 I’m glad we don’t have a long list for this house and you did great job on the inspection and teaching me on the knowledge to maintain my new house. That’s greatly appreciated! I read through the report and it’s perfectly addressing the concerning items and correctly prioritized. Again thank you for your wonderful work and I’ll follow your recommendation on my future maintenance of the house. DL
Sampling of issues found in inspection: low attic insulation, some blocked weep holes, land high against weep holes, finishing above basement windows.
CB buying a 100 year-old row house in Oshawa, Dec. 2017.
Client feedback: Thank you so much Keith, it was a pleasure having you today. Thank you once again and I hope you have a great weekend!
Sampling of issues found in inspection: penetrated wire at panel, inadequate electrical circuits, sump and sewer connected, unvented drain plumbing, no access to attic.
SC buying a 1980s house in Whitby, 2017.
Client feedback: Great work, Keith. I have roughly read the report, I can tell it is very detailed and comprehensive. Thanks for let me know all kinds of problem and concern relate to my future home, I will definitely take your advice and ask professionals for fixes once I have moved in.
Sampling of issues found in inspection: leaning masonry chimney, animal activity in attic, displaced insulation in attic, sloping floors, non- professional electrical work, poor return air layout, broken plumbing vent pipe in attic, no termination for powder room exhaust.
I yr warranty inspection for BT in Oakville, 2017.
Client feedback: I have submitted the one- year warranty request to Tarion. Thank you very much for your professional service while I have no hesitation to refer you to my relatives and friends. I look forward to seeing you again in the near future.
Sampling of issues found in inspection: insulation displaced by wind, missing thermal expansion tank, incorrect DWHR piping, perforated sump basin doesn’t hold water, no check valve at hot water recirculation loop, missing exhaust terminal at roof.
AS buying a newly built house in Durham, 2017
Client feedback: Once again thank you for the service you provided. I told (my referring lawyer) yesterday as well that I was very satisfied at the service you provided. It was very nice meeting you and will keep in touch in the future as well for any service.
Sampling of issues found in inspection: missing HRV controller, low return air flow, insulation displaced by wind, missing exterior sealants.
AZ : 30 day inspection on a new house in Toronto, 2017
Client feedback: Thank you so much for everything! I wish everyone does work in the same
manner as you. Much appreciated!
Sampling of issues found in inspection: Perforated sump basin does not hold water, damaged roof flashings, missing exterior sealants, weep holes not open, no air flow at one supply register.
M & F buying a 1970s semi in Pickering, 2017
Client feedback: Hi Keith! Perfect I will look at it shortly and appreciate you doing this short notice, late in the evening and as well a great job!
Sampling of issues found in inspection: very low insulation, old AC unit, poor return air, newer siding added, no kitchen exhaust.
LL doing a pre-offer inspection on a 1960s home in North York, 2017
Client feedback: Hi Keith, Thank you very much! It’s a very comprehensive report, and we don’t have any questions at this time. Also your explanations during the inspection were super helpful! Have a great weekend
Sampling of issues found in inspection: mould in attic with insufficient ventilation, land slopes to house, deteriorated flat roof, foundation cracks, poor return air.