Buying a House

At Mic’s Home Inspection we offer a professional and unbiased overview of the overall physical condition of the property. With over 17 years of experience in the construction industry we have the knowledge to properly inspect your home and answer your questions. Let us inspect your home before you buy and you won’t be disappointed.

There are many key elements that contribute to the proper construction of a home. Even with all the research you may have conducted as a potential home buyer, an unbiased and professional home inspection will help you see all of the facets of the home you are planning on buying. Not only will you learn about the workings of the home, but you will have the opportunity to ask questions and receive answers that will provide you with a peace of mind that you have purchased a solid investment.

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It's Important to Remember...

When viewing for a potential home, we can be distracted from the important issues by the cosmetic of the home. We often get caught up with the beauty of the home that we may not pay close enough attention to the issues of the house. That is why is it very important to hire a home inspector, so he can provide you with a full inspection of the home and also provide you with an easy to read, full detailed report that provides you with the positive aspects of the home, and also the issues that require immediate or future care.

What to expect from the home inspection?

Overall quality of all aspects of the home, including, but not limited to:

Interior Inspection

  • Attic and crawlspace
  • Central cooling systems
  • Main water shut-off valves
  • Interior plumbing and faucets
  • Drainage sump pumps
  • Heating systems
  • Electrical systems
  • Insulation and ventilation
  • Windows and doors, walls and ceilings

Exterior Inspection

  • Roof, vents, flashings
  • Chimney and other roof penetrations
  • Garage and driveway
  • Eaves, soffit and fascia
  • Gutters and downspouts
  • Basement and foundation, window wells
  • Decks, porches, walkways and railings
  • Water penetration and ground movement

Frequently Asked Questions

1What are the Benefits of Home Inspection?
A home inspection is necessary to protect your investment. Only a professional, licensed home inspector can really paint a detailed picture of the quality of the home you are planning on buying and to provide you with the tools to ensure that your investment is protected. No other individual can provide you the exact condition of the home and give you the valid information that you will require to make an informed decision. We are also available to answer any additional questions you may have after you purchased the home.
2Where do you provide your services?
Based in Timmins, Ontario, we provide bilingual service to all of North-Eastern Ontario including Hearst, Kapuskasing, Cochrane, Iroquois falls, Timmins, Matheson, the Tri-Town, Chapleau and also Gogama. We can accommodate to a flexible scheduling.
3What type of payment methods do you take?
Payment for home inspections are to be made in full, prior to the inspection, by either cash, certified cheque or through E-Transfer.