We are a home inspection service in the Barrie, Orillia, Blue Mountain, Collingwood, Clearview, Wasaga Beach, Tiny, Tay, Midland, Penetanguishene and surrounding areas, and we have been providing quality services in the home inspection industry for more than 15 years. We work hard to educate our customers and communicate in an effective manner concerning the home condition, and value the trust that is placed in our services.
A Leader In Home Inspections
Our office has been responsible for more than 12,000 home inspections, and we are viewed as one of the best and a leader in the industry by the local Barrie, Orillia, Blue Mountain, Collingwood, Clearview, Wasaga Beach, Tiny, Tay, Midland, Penetanguishene and surrounding communities. Our experience includes homes that range from small apartment units and condos to large estates and mansions, as well as new construction and historic homes with a rich past.
We regularly hold continuing education courses and seminars for real estate professionals, and we have held more than thirty at this point. Insurance brokerages also contact us to hold seminars in order to educate the brokers and agents at the brokerage on current and up to date construction and housing trends and the practices commonly used.
Other Services Available
We offer a thorough and complete home inspection, and some additional services as well. Our customers can arrange to receive these services at the same time as the home inspection or to have one of the services performed by itself.
- WETT Inspections
- Vermiculite Sampling
- Asbestos Sampling
- UFFI Sampling
- Commercial Inspections
- Mold Sampling
- Indoor Air Quality Assessment and Evaluation
Most home inspections will require about three or four hours to complete. Upon completion the home inspector will provide a detailed report complete with photos of any problems. Our home inspectors welcome questions, and our customers are encouraged to be present during the entire home inspection process.
In The Community And Around Town
As a trusted home instructor in the Barrie, Orillia, Blue Mountain, Collingwood, Clearview, Wasaga Beach, Tiny, Tay, Midland, Penetanguishene and surrounding communities, Steve Lawson is active in the local organizations, and has a number of certificates and association memberships.
- Steve Lawson is a Ontario Association of Home Inspectors (OAHI) member.
- He is a National Certificate Holder.
- Steve holds a WETT Inspector Certificate.
- He is a Radon Certified Inspector.
- He is a Certified Indoor Air Quality Investigator, including Mold Sampling and Evaluations.
An Experienced Team Of Home Inspection Professionals
Our team of home inspectors includes three qualified individuals who are experienced in the inspection and construction industries. Steve Lawson is the owner of the franchise and one of the home inspectors, and he started out as a general contractor before moving to home inspection more than 15 years ago.
In addition there are two other inspectors who provide services, and these are John Nicol and Brian Fletcher. John was also a general contractor before joining our business in 2008, and he has conducted hundreds of home inspections since then. Brian also entered the home inspection industry from a career as a building contractor and brings his extensive knowledge of structures. Brian is the newest member of our team of professional home inspectors.
Feedback From Our Customers
The feedback that we have received from our customers highlights some of the qualities that they appreciate in our home inspectors. Clients value the knowledge that our home inspectors bring to an inspection, and the encouragement given to our clients to attend the inspection and ask any questions that may come up.
The feedback we have received also shows that our clients value the time that our inspectors spend performing a thorough and complete inspection, and the method that we use to explain the findings without causing any unnecessary apprehension or concerns.
Home buyers, home sellers, and real estate professionals trust us because we are reliable and honest, and our home inspectors spend time with our customers ensuring that any questions are addressed and any concerns covered. Our clients also like the detailed report with photos, because this makes it easier for them to read and understand the home inspection results.