Archive for November 2017

Historic Home Inspection, Charms and Headaches

    Immediately prior to moving to St. Augustine and opening our home inspection business, I worked for the Department of Defense for six years at the U.S. Embassy in Oslo, Norway. Norway is a wonderful country full of beautiful scenery, nature and unique history. Walking in the footsteps of Vikings on a cold misty morning…

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GFCI, Insight From A Home Inspector

   Our marketing efforts have been very successful. What began as a World Golf Village, King and Bear and Palencia home inspection company has quickly grown to include all of Jacksonville, St Augustine, and even Palm Coast. Whereas our initial focus area included mostly newer homes, many of our inspections now are in more established…

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A Typical Week

     Last week was a fairly typical week at F.P.D. Home Inspections. We try to limit ourselves to two inspections a day so we ensure that each house and each report gets the time and attention that they require and deserve. We had the usual mix of homes: big and small, new and old.…

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Yes, You Need A Wind Mitigation Inspection

    Wind Mitigation Inspections We’re fortunate, business is good; the phone rings steady with new and returning customers ordering home inspections. Many of these callers are from northern states tired of shoveling snow and intent on moving a little closer to the sun. Most of them have never heard of a wind mitigation inspection…

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