Home Inspections and Environmental Services



Nothing is better and more satisfying than living in, and owning, your own dream home. This is due to the fact that owning your dream home is a significant investment. Reasons stand to gain from this investment that this is the best choice of home purchasing that you will ever make. There are things to consider when checking for the importance of such an investment. There is not even a single homeowner who would want to take chances with their home purchase. Don not take anything for granted when it comes to ensuring that the home you are about to buy is up to the standard and suit your needs.

This reason for wanting your dream home is why having a home inspection is the first crucial step that every oncoming home buyer must undertake before closing any home buying deal. Once you spend a great deal of time, energy and perhaps even finances, it’s time to be looking for your dream home. This is your ultimate desire for wanting absolute confidence when purchasing your new home. You want initial confirmation that this home that you are buying is in the best condition for both you and your family. The need for seeking professional services from qualified and experienced home inspectors is definitely the best way to examine a home. This thereby allows you to make well informed decisions about your new home’s conditions. You must also be well informed about the repairs that your new home might need.


Heating & Cooling Inspection

A Quality Heating & Cooling Inspection Will
Include A Visual Inspection Of:
  • Furnace
  • Air Conditioning
  • Duct Work
  • Filtration
  • Condensing Unit

Foundation Inspection

The inspector looks for signs of settling, cracks or other inconsistencies within the foundation. Also any vegetation on the exterior that could be causing disturbances or cracks of the foundation would be notated.

Plumbing Inspection

Infra Red Check for Plumbing Leaks: This condition can damage and is a significant cause of mold and damage in the amount of thousands of dollars.

Roofing inspection

  • Flashings: Inspect all flashings in the roof system
  • Roof Accessories: Inspect all pipe collars, storm collars, air vents, power fans and accessories
  • Damage Check: Check for any damage to the roof deck on the exterior AND interior surfaces
  • Spot Check: Complete spot checks across the roof system for straight lines, appropriate fasteners, layers of existing roof
  • Gutters: Inspect gutter system to insure adequate drainage
  • Attic Inspection: Complete attic inspection for moisture, mold, mildew and adequate ventilation

Electrical Inspection

Infra Red Check for Electrical Panel OverheatingThis condition can cause damage to sensitive electrical equipment. Electrical Panel Overheating can also overheat electrical wiring and is a significant cause of residential fires

Infra Red Check For Thermal Breaker Scan: This allows the Home Inspector the ability to identify poor breaker contact and overheating. This can cause a potential fire hazard. The inspector will utilize an objective thermal sensing unit.

What exactly is Home Inspection?

In order to identify what exactly is a Home Inspection you must first simplify what the process of Home Inspections are. In the easiest way to understand, a home inspection is the process in which a home inspector independently assesses both visually and physically the readily accessible components and systems of a home. He also fully describes those components and systems in a report to the client and in accordance to the set standards of practice by the given association of home inspectors. In this regard, a home inspector has a lot of varying but important responsibilities to both a home buyer and the seller. Here is an intricate look at some of the specific home inspections services to various parties.

Inspection Services for Home Buyers

It may appear that in the beginning a home may appear to be in great and perfect condition. However, it may contain certain defects that could be financially devastating if not identified at an early stage. As a homebuyer, it is beyond your wants and needs to financially and emotionally strain yourself with bad choices. These bad choices include not having the home inspected by a professional before making the purchase. It is very recommended that home buyers should have their prospective homes thoroughly inspected before signing any binding contract with the seller. With that in mind, the home inspection team behind New York Inspect that is qualified and experienced are always at the ready. They can offer you premier inspection services with utmost professionalism, efficiency and client satisfaction.

While undertaking the duties a Home Inspector is responsible for, we will completely tell you the physical condition of the home. New York inspect will ensure that this is the best deal you can make and is surely worth your investment. Our experts behind New York Inspect will walk you through the home. They will point out to you any problem or potential problem and present you with a written report of the inspection. In carrying out our duties, we are under contract and regulations not to cause any damage to the home. This is understood that we would be liable for any damage from our part. However, if the owner agrees in writing for an all-encompassing inspection then we can do what is needed to be done for the overall House inspection. Other than that, we have the skills to look for signs of any problem and offer recommendations to the specific experts.

For Sellers and Real Estate Professionals

Having been in this business for many years, Dov Herman, The Home Inspector behind New York inspect fully understands what experts, sellers, and real estate professionals like and do not like about home inspection firms and the services offered. He then uses this first-hand feedback to ensure that he offers the most efficient and trusted services for the professionals, and also with regard to sellers. In this manner, New York Inspect’s unique services within this spectrum include the inspection of mechanical, plumbing, electrical and structural systems. Other additional services may include; pest testing, mold testing, water assessments, radon testing, home air-quality evaluation, septic inspections, neighborhood environmental reports, energy audits and lead testing, all in one inspection trip.


For Homeowners

Being one of the most important and rewarding investments, homeowners realize the need to ensure that their homes are well maintained and are properly functioning. This is at the backdrop of many home problems. These home problems are such that they go for way too long without being inspected or checked. This then can be very costly to repair and may also cause serious safety problems. The professional services belonging to New York Inspect under this continuum are therefore tailored to ensure the greatest peace of mind to every homeowner.

New Construction

While purchasing a home can be an exciting excursion, the building or purchasing of a brand new home can have even more thrills and excitements. These thrills and excitements will hinder your judgment on certain critical issues. The team behind New York Inspect therefore takes it upon themselves to ensure that the new construction is independently inspected and suitable to serve you the Homebuyer, for many years to come.

In carrying out all these services, The team behind New York inspect ensures that every single detail and all the information needed is thoroughly noted in the report. The reports are made in an easy to read and understandable way. This allows the homebuyer essential information that would be important in both in the present and remain valuable for many years to come. By covering both the inside and the exterior parts of the home, New york Inspect will help you ensure that this is the best and safest investment that you can make. Also this investment will serve you for many years to come. Without a doubt we will cover many areas including:

Types of Properties

  • Full Residential Home Inspections
  • Full Condo/Co Op /Townhouse Inspections
  • Full New Construction Inspections
  • Multi-Family Inspections
  • Full Commercial Inspections
  • Full Seller Pre-Listing Inspections

Types of Inspections

  • Thermal Camera Inspections (Free*)
  • EIFS/Stucco Inspections (Synthetic Stucco)
  • Termite Inspections (Free*)
  • Moisture Inspections
  • Radon Inspections

Details on Our Services

  • Electrical Systems
  • Plumbing Systems
  • Roofing System
  • Thermal Scanning
  • Stucco Inspection
  • Termite Inspection
  • Structure & Air Conditioning

NY Inspect wants to put You in control of your home. We offer every type of inspection that can cause harm and lower the overall value of your home or property. We Do It ALL!