Lot Grading in Tomball

Searching for the Perfect Home? Put a Properly Graded Lot on Your Must-Have List During your search for a new home, have you ever noticed water pooling near the base of the house after a rain? There could be several circumstances causing this damaging situation, including a clogged or broken gutter system. A trained home […]

WHAT SHOULD A HOME INSPECTION INCLUDE?

Source: A-Pro® Home Inspection Service since 1994 A Home inspection can vary depending on the type of home you are considering. In any case, the home inspector should describe all systems and visually inspect each system and component to make sure it’s functioning correctly at the time of inspection. The following is a basic outline […]

Brick Exterior Inspections

Brick Exterior Inspections…Ask Your Home Inspector in Tomball about These Four Common Problems If you’re in the market for a new home, it’s easy to be dazzled by features that have instant curb appeal, such as brick exteriors. What may appear as perfect masonry work, though, may present problems that bear a much closer examination. […]

Commercial Inspections 

Commercial Inspections A commercial property is defined as the building structures and improvements located on a parcel of a commercial real estate.  These may include structures such as buildings with residential units operated for profit, mixed-use buildings, strip malls, motels, factories, storage facilities, restaurants and office buildings. A commercial inspection requires the inspector to make observations, conduct research, […]

Structural Inspection 

Structural Inspection A standard home inspection includes many of the elements of a structural inspection but is not as in-depth as a stand-alone Structural Inspection. During a Structural Inspection, the A-Pro Inspector will be looking for and reporting on only the foundation and supporting elements of a home, investigating for a variety of distress indications that may result in repair or further evaluation […]

FHA Home Inspection 

FHA Home Inspection The FHA (Federal Housing Administration) Home Inspection is our standard industry leading Home Inspection but formatted to meet the requirements of our clients that are utilizing an FHA loan. FHA loans provide an option for home ownership to borrowers who may not qualify with other lenders, and often allow lower down payments and interest […]

Radon Inspection 

Radon Inspection It may surprise you that Radon is the second leading cause of lung cancer and that nearly all homes have some level of Radon in them.  Radon is an odorless and colorless gas that emits as radioactive uranium breaks down in soil, water or rocks. Radon enters a home many ways such as […]

Mold Inspection 

Mold Inspection Most if not all of us have heard the horror stories associated with mold in a home and it is absolutely true that an elevated condition of mold in a home is a health danger. Certain mold spores can lead to respiratory disease, allergic reactions, and other health issues.  All mold and the conditions for […]

Foundation Inspection 

Foundation Inspection All Home Inspections include a visual inspection of the foundation as a minimum requirement.  At A-Pro we understand that a home’s foundation condition ranks very high with our clients relative to concerns about a property and we go over and beyond to inspect the foundation. The A-Pro Inspection includes a foundation level survey […]

Wood Destroying Insect (WDI) report aka Termite Inspection 

Wood Destroying Insect (WDI) report aka Termite Inspection   There are many types of Wood Destroying Insects but termites are the most common and cause the most damage.  A WDI Inspection is often referred to as a Termite Inspection when really all wood destroying insects are inspected for. Whether you’re buying, selling, or refinancing your home, there is […]

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