Home Inspections

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Home Inspections

When you are considering purchasing a home, you don’t want to buy something that will cost more to repair than the original price. Storm damage, water damage and a variety of other factors can lower the overall worth of a home drastically, but without having a home inspection before you buy, you may never know. Don’t waste your money and sink your hard earned cash into a home that is only going to end up as a money pit. Instead, allow us to help you out by performing our proven home inspection techniques, in order to ensure that you are getting the absolute most out of your money. Upon first glance, a home may seem perfect, but such is not always the case.

Home Inspection

Home Inspection

Our home inspection service is called Cris Home Inspection, and we provide a variety of services for your home, both before a storm hits your residence, and afterward to ensure that you are able to get the money that you deserve in order to repair the damages that are caused. We are located in West Palm Beach, FL and have been helping people all over the area that are just like you. Our professional, friendly staff are able to conduct a variety of different services for you, including 4 Point Inspections, Windstorm Mitigation, Citizen’s Roof Certificate, and Home Inspections. This allows you to have one source for your home inspection needs. Our friendly staff will be more than willing to answer any questions that you may have about the service.

A homeowner will usually try to sell his or her home for the absolute top dollar that he or she can possibly get. Many times, the home is not worth the money that the originally owner is asking. Instead of over-paying on your next home, allow us to help you save money by performing a home inspection and ensuring that not only is the home you are considering safe but the entire structure is secure. We are open to talk with you at any point, and you can set up an appointment to have us come to your home.


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Lower Home Insurance Premium by Installing Hurricane Shutters

How to Lower Home Insurance Premium

Insurance companies offer discounts to homeowners for home improvements, these includes Installing Hurricane Shutters. If you live in a hurricane prone zone, you may qualify for a discounts by wind mitigation improvements, including installing wind resistant shutters that can save you up to 30% percent on your Home Insurance Premium. Adding Hurricane Shutters can minimize your damage risk and save you money.

After Hurricane Shutters installed call Cris Home Inspections Agency and schedule a Wind Mitigation Inspection. A complete Windstorm Mitigation Inspection is fully-recognized by Insurance Companies, is best attained through a dedicated Home Inspection business.

A Windstorm Mitigation Inspection can help look for construction features that will reduce losses in hurricanes, such as concrete block construction, shutter and opening protection, roof to wall attachments gable end bracing, hip roofs and hurricane clips. Windstorm Mitigation Inspector look into the advantages of how it can help you save money. Homeowners also gain expert knowledge on how they can physically improve their homes to withstand the forces of nature. In case a storm actually does materialize with the potential to damage their property, homeowners can save money if their properties have structures that can withstand those storms and avoid damage, which ultimately affects the calculated Insurance premiums.


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10 Important questions to ask the Palm Beach Home Inspector

Certified Internachi Inspector

Certified Internachi 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?

There are several different association’s out there. 

 

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

The Inspector will fill out an Electronic form and it will be emailed to you and your agent. We try to do this within 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 16 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 and 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.

 

 

 

 

10 Important questions to ask the Palm Beach Home Inspector.


Recommended Links

Eaton Insurance
Phone (561) 966-1848
www.eatoninsurance.net

Furman Insurance
Phone (954) 943-5050
www.furmaninsurance.com

Real Estate Agent
Mark Baker
Phone 561-336-6333
www.buyingpalmbeachhomes.com