Real Estate Inspections

Years ago, home inspections were unheard of in residential Real Estate Transactions.

Instead, buyers simply relied on their own impressions of the home and the representations of the seller’s real estate agent. Today, the process is dramatically different. Most real estate purchase contracts give the buyer fairly broad rights to order one or more professional inspections of the home before completing the purchase. Continue reading

Renter Inspections

Why would you want a Rental Inspection?……

Ideal for property managers, or renters who wish to record the condition of a rented residence when a tenant moves in and again when the tenant moves out.
Protects both tenants and landlords by clearly documenting the condition of the rental property.
Offers a detailed, customizable checklist to ensure both leassee and lessor are safe.

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Existing Home Inspections

A professional home inspection by Slab-2-Shingles benefits every person buying a home, every person selling a home, and every professional involved in a residential real estate transaction. 

If you are a prospective buyer, you can feel confident making an informed decision about the biggest investment you may ever make, thanks to a thorough and reliable Slab-2-Shingles inspection. Continue reading

Four Point Inspections

A four-point Inspection is often a requirement when obtaining a new homeowners insurance policy or renewing an existing policy.

After hurricane Andrew in Florida, insurance companies in Florida have been trying to encourage home owners to make their homes safer and reduce insurance claims. Many of the insurance companies and JUA (Joint Underwriting Association) now request a Four Point Inspection. Continue reading

Condo Inspections

A Condominium Inspection is not as detailed as a Single Family Home Inspection but it is just as important!

With a Condo Inspection most of it is looking at the structure, mechanics, electric, plumbing and systems inside the particular unit. Continue reading

Closing Inspections

Prior to closing on a property the home buyer or a representative for the home buyer should conduct a pre-closing inspection. 

This is when to take the prior home inspection list and make sure all of the items have either been addressed or fixed. Slab 2 Shingles will do this for a nominal fee at the Buyer’s Request. Continue reading

Chinese Drywall Inspections

Chinese Drywall

From 2004 through 2006, after hurricane Katrina and other storms, the strain on the supply of American-made drywall required many builders to resort to international suppliers in order to fill demand. As a result, many distributors imported from the Knauf Tianjin company. It is alleged that this issue effects more than 200,000 sheets of drywall used to make homes between 2004 and 2006. Continue reading

Air Quality Inspections

Slab-2-Shingles Air Quality division compliments our Home Inspection division by offering specialized services related to air quality. 

Years of experience in the home inspection industry along with training and experience have made us the industry leader in indoor air quality testing. By allowing Slab-2-Shingles to test your home for mold and radon, you will be assured peace of mind in knowing what exactly is in your home. Continue reading