Our Residential Services

August 20, 2018 | Environmental Services

Whether you’re buying, selling, or currently living in a home in the Jacksonville area, you need to know that it’s up to code and safe for both you and your family. Given all of the health and safety hazards that could arise from lack of maintenance, shoddy construction, environmental damage, and the like, you need a company with the professionalism and experience to get the job done right the first time. Here at HomePro Inspections, we offer just that. Here’s a look at how we can help to ensure your home is safe to buy, sell, or currently stay in.

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Chinese Drywall Victims Get Aided by US Congress and Senate

August 10, 2018 | Environmental Services

In 2013, U.S. Representatives Ted Deutch (D-FL), Scott Rigell (R-VA), Alcee L. Hastings (D-FL), Debbie Wasserman Schultz (D-FL), Randy Forbes (R-VA), Bill Posey (R-FL), Rob Wittman (R-VA) and U.S. Senators Mark Warner (D-VA), Tim Kaine (D-VA) and David Vitter (R-LA) filed an amicus brief in the 5th Circuit Court of Appeals on behalf of homeowners across America who still seek justice for the destruction to their homes caused by tainted drywall from China. First reported in 2009, thousands of homeowners in Florida, Virginia, Louisiana, and 35 other states have been affected by this contaminated drywall, which corrodes copper wiring in home electrical, telecommunications, and lighting systems, destroys air conditioners and other household appliances, and is associated with serious health problems. HomePro Inspections provides Chinese drywall inspections to the Jacksonville, Florida area. Tainted Drywall The amicus brief supports a September 2012 Federal judge’s ruling that Taishan Entities, a major manufacturer of … Continued

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What Sets HomePro Inspections Apart?

July 22, 2018 | Commercial Inspections

When it comes to finding a home or commercial property-inspection company, there are certainly plenty of options to choose from. However, only HomePro Inspections truly stands out above the rest for a number of reasons. Our wide selection of professional services, deep experience, and ironclad dedication to our customers is what really makes HomePro Inspections the superior choice when it comes to home and business real-estate inspections in and around Jacksonville. Here’s a closer look at what sets us apart from the rest.

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Our Environmental Services

June 27, 2018 | Air Quality Testing

When it comes to making sure your new home is safe, you simply can’t take any chances. Risks such as asbestos, mold, lead, toxic drywall, and more all pose life-threatening risks to you, your spouse, and your children. That’s why here at HomePro Inspections, we take environmental services very seriously. Our professional, experienced staff is ready to test your home for a wide variety of risks and offer the correct course of action. Here’s just a quick look at our environmental services and our professional Neighborhood Environmental Reports. 

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My House is Killing Me: The Home Guide for Families with Allergies and Asthma

June 22, 2018 | Air Quality Testing

Would Your World Be Better If You Had An Easy Way To Make Your Home Healthy Without All The Media Hype and Hysteria? Here’s The Answer You’ve Been Wishing For! If you’re like me, you want to know that your home is a healthy place to live. While you seek simple solutions what you most often get is confusion followed by fear or expense. It doesn’t have to be that way. Thanks to Jeff May.

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What’s All the Stink About Indoor Air Quality?

June 15, 2018 | Air Quality Testing

It’s an all too common call “My husband thinks I’m crazy, but I think my house is making me sick. Can you come tell me that I’m not crazy”? There is no air test that will tell if a person is crazy. Thankfully there are simple and inexpensive ways to evaluate the air in your home. Contact HomePro Inspections today to request a quote on our indoor air quality test.

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A Look at Our Professional Services

March 20, 2018 | Air Quality Testing

Here at HomePro Inspections, we’ve always made a point to go above and beyond what other property inspection firms do. While most other firms offer just one type of property inspection, we offer residential as well as commercial property inspections and a wide array of professional environmental services available at very competitive prices. Here’s just a quick look at our wide selection of services and what our dedicated, experienced professionals can do for your home or business.Residential InspectionsWe offer a wide selection of professional residential inspection services for Jacksonville area homeowners. We craft our home inspection packages to specifically suit the needs of each homebuyer, seller, or owner, offering personalized service that guarantees the best results. Our professional services for residential real estate also includes WDO inspection reports, energy audits, permit history reports, and much more.Commercial InspectionsIn addition, we offer commercial inspection services for Jacksonville area businesses. For commercial property … Continued

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Buried Oil Tank!!… What the Heck do You Do Now?

October 26, 2017 | Environmental Services

In thousands of houses around town, there is a monster waiting underground to leap out and eat your real estate deal. That monster is known as the buried oil tank!Popular from the founding of Florida until the 1960’s, oil furnaces were a great way to make heat. They made your home toasty warm, responded fast to the thermostat, and fuel oil was cheap.With the development of the electric heat pump, the oil crisis of the 1970’s, and increasing concerns about the environment, fuel oil as a home-heating source in Florida fell rapidly from popularity. Today it is rare to find a home in Jacksonville that is heated by fuel oil. Most oil-fired furnaces have been replaced by electric heat pumps or in pockets of town – natural gas.Removing the old furnace was the easy part. The more difficult issue was what to do with the onsite oil storage tank? The … Continued

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Is There a Fungus Among Us?

September 3, 2015 | Environmental Services

Mold has taken hold! Not that the microbes have reached out and grabbed us, but rather they have captured our attention. A rash of high profile media stories have petrified many people with concerns for both their health and finances. While it is true in some situations that variations and concentrations of mold can kill us both physically and financially, in the vast majority of cases mold problems can be remedied simply and economically.

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Chinese Drywall in Jacksonville and Northeast Florida

March 2, 2015 | Environmental Services

Spanish tile can really make a kitchen pop, Italian marble on your floors will make you the envy of your neighbors, but Chinese Drywall just plain stinks!When I say STINKS, I mean stinks like rotten eggs. The sulfur compounds in drywall imported from China between 2003 and 2006 is causing some real problems in the real estate industry. The sulfur compounds can be very destructive to your home, in addition to smelling bad. Their corrosive nature can tarnish fixtures, corrode A/C units, and increase resistance and corrosion in electrical connections. Some homes have been completely gutted in an effort to solve the problems caused by Chinese drywall.

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