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Protect Program

If eligible, properties inspected will be enrolled in the Homegauge Protect program which covers items that were functional during the inspection.

Our Mission

At CH Inspections our mission is to provide high quality home inspections up-to-date with all current safety regulations. There’s nothing that our family wishes more for yours than a safe and happy home. Your home inspector works for you, reporting all issues and concerns identified during your home inspection.

Our Commitments to You

Your inspector will check for Structural Issues, Moisture Intrusion, Plumbing, and Electrical Safety, etc. Your inspector will check every surface of your home as long as it is safe to (ex. icy, slippery roof) following the latest Illinois Standards of Practice (ISOP.)

Your inspection will be completed by an InterNACHI (International Association of Certified Home Inspectors) certified home inspector.

Your inspector is fully licensed and in good standing on his Illinois State license (License #450.012079)​​

Your inspector has the heart of a teacher and will spend extra time teaching you about your home, and offer advise on how to improve your home’s safety and longevity. During each inspection your inspector will follow the established industry Code of Ethics.

You will receive a full non-biased professional report containing detailed inspection narratives and color photos. Your inspector utilizes the latest tools and software and stays at the forefront of innovation. You can always trust we are using the latest technology and placing it at your service.

Your inspector has a higher degree in engineering, 10+ years of home construction, maintenance, water treatment plant and steel work experience in addition to his home inspector education and experience. In depth knowledge of your home systems gives your inspector an added advantage.

Your inspector will continue to stay abreast with all the changes in standards, contemporary gadgets and software by taking continuing education classes and attending conferences and workshops.

We hope you become part of our extended family of lifelong friends. We are here to help your purchase go right.

Major Systems Inspected

Exterior and Roof

Siding, windows, doors, surface drainage, wood trim condition, walks, driveways and patio / deck / balconies.

Roof covering materials, chimney, flashings, roof structure, gutters, vents, etc.

Foundation

Basement - Walls, floor, framing, sump pump(s), structural elements, dampness / flooding, etc.

Crawlspace - Walls, drainage, vapor barrier, insulation, ventilation and structural elements, etc.

Heating

Age, type, condition, controls, efficiency, components, check for gas leaks, etc.

Cooling

Age, type, condition and operation (weather permitting) , etc.

Electric System

Electric service panels, distribution panels, service entrance conductors, outlets and safety devices, etc..

Plumbing

Piping type and condition, delivery method, water heater, waste system type, condition and fixtures, etc.

Appliances

Type, condition and operation

Attic

Insulation, ventilation, roof structure, moisture intrusion, etc.

Interior

Windows, doors, walls and ceilings, etc.

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Client Testimonials

I really appreciated how open they were to letting me ask questions throughout the inspection, and gave me alot to think about as I go with the closing process. Would definitely use them again!

Cesar P.

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Julio was excellent!! He did a very thorough inspection and identified some problems we would never have seen but that could have cost us thousands or more to address! Very professional.

Mike P.

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I can always expect thorough inspections from Julio. Always on time and extremely informative!

James Lee

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