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Home Inspection

A Home Inspection is examination of the condition of your home, often in connection of  home for sale. Home inspections are provided by a trained home inspector who is trained to perform home inspections.

Are you selling your home? It can be a very difficult and a long process. You want and need every advantage in marketing your home to prospective buyers. The best way to show that your home is a good investment is to have us perform a Home Inspection. As InterNACHI certified home Inspectors, we will thoroughly inspect your home and generate a detailed report along with pictures the same day.

You can complete repairs and improvements before you show or even list your home.  A Home Inspection helps you justify your asking price, and can help avert any last-minute re-negotiations on price or condition.  A Home Inspection may convince a buyer to waive his own Inspection, making the process to go faster. You can advertise that your home has been pre-Inspected, which will help drive traffic to your home.  Of course, We would be happy to perform a Home Inspection for the new home you’re buying – just give us a call.

Inspections we provide::

  • Windstorm Mitigation Inspections
  • Citizens Roof Certificate Inspections
  • 4 Point Inspections
  • Home Inspections
  • Commercial Property Inspections

We can assist your family, friends and neighbors with all Residential/Commercial Inspection needs on their homes, weather they are selling their home or buying a new one. We provide Home Inspections Palm Beach County, Miami, Broward and Martin County.  Thank you in advance for the opportunity to serve you once again.  Please give us a call anytime at  561-393-9977 &  954-523-4040.

Commercial Inspections
10 Years Experience

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Tamper Resistant Receptacles

TRRTamper Resistant Receptacles device was designed to prevent the insertion of objects that children try to stick into the outlets. Nearly, 2,400 children get an Electric shock or burns due to putting objects like keys, scissors, paperclips, etc. into outlets each year. Installing Tamper Resistant Receptacles (TRR)’s is one of the safest ways to prevent any injury. In order for the TRR’s outlet to work it requires a double prong entry.

Since, 2008 Tamper Resistant Receptacles (TTR)s have become required. All homes that are built in 2008 and newer should have the TRR’s. TTR’s provide Automatic protection and looks like ordinary outlet but design with spring loaded cover plate that close off receptacle opening. In Existing Home Tamper Resistant Receptacles can be installed approximately as $2.00 per outlet. Installation of Tamper Resistant Receptacles use the same guidelines that apply to standard power receptacles and should be installed by a licensed technician.


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10 Important questions to ask the Home Inspector

1.  Do you participate in Continuing Education programs to keep your expertise up to date?

Yes, Florida Home Inspectors are required to have 14 CEU’S yearly. Some must be on certain topics such as: Roof Covering, HVAC.

2.  Do you maintain a membership in a Professional Home Inspection Association? If so, which one?

We are Internachi Certified, Internachi is the most well  known but There are several different home inspection association’s out there.

3. When will I get my report from my Home Inspector?

The Inspector will fill out a form and it will be emailed to you and your agent. We try to do this within 24 hours of the Inspection.  

4. What does the Inspection cover?

Depends on the Inspection. Check out OUR Inspections page and it will tell you about what the Inspection you need covers.

5. How long have you been doing  Home Inspections?

We have been doing Home Inspections for 15 years in South Florida.

6. Do you work for me, my agent or the Insurance Company?

 You. You hire us to come and do the Inspection. We work for our client’s ONLY. We do follow all rules and regulations by the Insurance Company’s.

7. Are you Licensed, bonded and Insured?

Yes, I would never recommend using a Business who is not licensed, bonded or insured.

8. Do you preform the repairs?

No, we DO NOT preform any repairs. We may be able to help recommend a Business.

9. Will your Inspection meet recognized standards?

Yes, our Inspection goes above and beyond regular standards and even exceeds recognized standards.

10. Will I be able to attend the Inspection?

Yes, we encourage you to be there. Sometimes, if something needs to be fixed or replaced it is easier to show you then try to explain it over the phone.

 


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Things to know about a Broward Home Inspection and the benefits.

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Home Inspection

Important things to know about a Home Inspection and the benefits. Home Inspections are an important process that plays a pivotal role in the buying or selling of property. It is done by a professional Home Inspector trained for this specific purpose. A house will probably be one of the largest investments you make, you do not want to lose any time while forking out where you are not required to.

Generally, the procedure is beneficial to both the seller who gets to know the real value of the property in context, and the buyer who gets an in-depth understanding of the home’s condition. What does a comprehensive Home Inspection process entail? The procedure may slightly vary from one Home Inspector to the next simply owed to the varying personalities of each

While one may be thorough and detailed, he/she may not be as experienced as the next hence, losing an edge in that perspective.  However, there are three common components that every good Inspector should cover and include in the final report. A comprehensive Home Inspection should basically elaborate and categorize each problem as a safety issue, minor defect or major defect.

Secondly, the Inspector should also list down all items that need to be replaced, repaired or needs servicing. Lastly, the Inspector should explain the items that are suitable for now and those that require close monitoring.

Benefits of a Home Inspection for Broward County Residents:

To a home owner, contrary to common perception, Home Inspection shouldn’t be carried out only when buying or selling. It is equally beneficial to all home owners and in fact, those that do it on a regular basis enhance the longevity of their property.

A comprehensive Home Inspection will not only document the condition of your home, but also identify minor defects before they turn into expensive repairs. The procedure will go a long way in helping you find solutions to problems in a professional and timely manner.
To Buyers technically, this is the lot that stands to gain the most from Home Inspections. Qualified Inspectors are trained to detect as many defects as possible with the help of acquired techniques, specialized tools and extensive experience. This basically means that the buyer will be made aware of any problems and hazardous conditions within the property hence avoiding over-paying.

This gives the buyer peace of mind as he/she makes an informed decision on whether or not to purchase the house or to keep looking. Not only will the buyer get valuable, in-depth knowledge about the new home, he/she will also avoid future surprises.
To Sellers it is common to find home owners seeking to sell and not identifying problems on the property while showing it to a prospective buyer. A seller can avoid losing out on sweet deals by procuring a Home Inspection. This will enable the Seller to replace or repair any defects to increase the property’s value. This also eliminates the rush and costs that come with last minute repairs that are known to cause delays.

The bottom line is that regardless of whether you are a buyer, seller or home owner, Home Inspections are a highly beneficial procedure that you will be glad about in the future. It is certainly worth every penny offering great value for your money.


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Cris Home Inspections – About us.

Welcome to Cris Home Inspections!

Cris Home Inspections is the most trusted and reliable name in the field of Complete Residential Inspections Services in South Florida. We have been serving thousands of clients since 2000. Our Inspectors are highly qualified, as well as Internachi certified, licensed, bonded and Insured with over 10 years’ of experience and skill to cater to your all your Home Inspection needs.

We serve clients in Martin County, Palm Beach County, Broward County, and Miami/Dade County.

Why Choose Cris Home Inspections?

Cris Home Inspections is a name that offers client’s a number of advantages. Our company is solely dedicated to the task of conducting Complete Residential & Commerical Inspections Services.

At Cris Home Inspections we strive to be a company that really specializes in Residential/Commerical Inspections.

  • Complete Residential Inspection Services – Our Inspection Services include 4 Point Inspections, Windstorm Mitigation Inspections, Citizens Roof Certificate Inspections, Commercial Property Inspections and Home Inspections. Recognizing all the needs for repairs so that buyers and sellers can both benefit from them accordingly.
  • Certified and Experienced Professionals – All our Inspectors are Internachi certified and have over 10 years’ experience. We are proud to say that our Inspectors are also dedicated and serious about their work.
  • Reliable and trustworthy – For years we have provided our services to thousands of clients who have not only found our work reliable but, also rely on the name of Cris Home Inspections. We maintain that level of reliability and trustworthiness for all our clients, knowing that their trust comes first.
  • Our focus remains on maintaining professionalism. We know that, in order to stay a successful and reliable name, we need to be professional in all aspects, so that our clients can be content knowing that the Inspection was handled professionally throughout the entire process.

What Is Internachi?

Internachi Home Inspectors consist of experienced and skilled professional Inspectors who are licensed by the renowned organization of International Institute of Certified Home Inspectors.

This is a large non-profit organization of Commercial and Residential professional Inspectors. Using our certified Inspectors lets you take a sigh of relief and gives every client a sense of

contentment and peace of mind. Here at Cris Insurance Inspections you can rest assured that we are dedicated, reliable and will offer accurate services. 

 Call us today #561-393-9977 & #954-523-4040 to set up your next Inspection with our Internachi certified Inspectors. 

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Why hire a Internachi certified Inspector?

Certified Internachi Inspector
Certified Internachi Inspector

 Hiring a Internachi Home Inspectors

Buying a dream home is certainly the biggest investment that an individual can ever make and the significance of this investment doesn’t just lie in the size of its investment but also in the emotional value attached with it. Certainly, one doesn’t buy a home every day, thus one must leave no stone unturned to ensure complete well-being of his/her investment in the coming years.

The best way of securing and protecting your home and the money spent on it is by, getting it insured with Home Insurance. However, before getting in touch with a great insurance agent, a home owner must get its Home Inspected by a certified and trained Home Inspector.

Home Inspection is one of the most widely used tools to make your home/property a safe insurable entity and no one does this job better than our team of Inspectors at  Cris Insurance Inspections. Our company is solely dedicated to the task of conducting Home Inspections ranging from 4 Point Inspections, Citizens Roof Certificate Inspections and Windstorm Mitigation Inspections.

We have been serving thousands of households in West Palm Beach, Broward and Miami/Dade Florida for 15 years.

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Our Inspector – Jeff
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 At Cris Insurance Inspections, we provide our esteemed clients with the facility of hiring Internachi Home Inspectors that have a certain edge over other Inspectors. Internachi Home Inspectors are basically trained professionals that are certified by the reputed International Institute of Certified Home Inspectors, the largest non-profit organization for commercial and residential Inspectors.

Most of the people shun the idea of hiring an Internachi Home Inspector fearing the high costs of their services which is nothing but a misconception. Yes, the cost of hiring an Internachi Inspector is a little more than hiring an ordinary one but is totally worth it, after all no ordinary Inspector has such wide knowledge and expertise as an Internachi Inspector which makes them worth every penny you spend hiring on them.

It is a world renowned fact that nearly 60% of certified Home Inspectors fail to make it to the Internachi Association certification due to its high standards and qualification requirements. Such stringent rules of certification make Internachi Inspectors far more superior than their ordinary Inspectors An Internachi Inspector hired from a reputed Home Inspection company like ours, ensures standardized Inspection of every nook and cranny of your property, followed by a recommendation report that highlights the repairs and maintenance work that can be undertaken by the owner, thereby ensuring complete satisfaction of the home owner and the concerned Insurance Company.

No matter if you are a home buyer, seller or a real estate agent, hiring an Internachi Inspector is bound to serve you with numerous benefits ranging from apt future predictions, repairing estimates and replacement tasks that have the capability of transforming even your ordinary property investment into a highly lucrative one. Hiring the services of an expert Home Inspector just like the ones certified by Internachi lets you take a sigh of relief and gives every owner a sense of contentment.

Whether or not you are investing a big or a small amount in your dream home, don’t forget to hire the best professionals in the field of Home Inspections.

Hire Internachi Home Inspectors from Cris Insurance Inspections the most trusted and reliable names in the field of all different kinds of Home Inspections.

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