Tag Archives: Jesse Goodfellow

Garage Inspections

Don’t ever assume the garage portion of a home inspection will be fine just because it is a garage. 7 Oaks Home Inspectors find things ranging from broken trusses on a million dollar home in St Peters, Large multi-generational bird … Continue reading

All About Mold

Home Inspectors from 7 Oaks Home Inspection are qualified to obtain samples for mold testing. A typical home will need one sample from each level from the inside and one from the outside as the control. Tape or swab samples … Continue reading

Nick Minderman, New Certified Master Inspector!

7 Oaks Home Inspection, LLC, based in Warrenton, MO is pleased to announce that a second inspector in their company has earned the title of Certified Master Inspector, (CMI) by the International Association of Certified Home Inspectors, (InterNACHI). The Certified … Continue reading

A Closer Look: Take care of Your A/C system and it will take care of you

With the temperature rising every week here in Warrenton MO, the last thing you want is an issue with your A/C system. The trick to ensuring your A/C system will continue to function properly when you need it is periodic inspection … Continue reading

Atrium problems…

Wesley Kelley ASHI Master Inspector   I had a sad call today from potential clients in Franklin county. Five years ago they built a custom, atrium style recreation home. The builder used a product on the atrium windows to ensure … Continue reading

Negotiations are NOT the main reason!

Blog by ASHI Inspector Nick Minderman, MARCH 21, 2016 Let’s face it – putting your home up for sale causes stress with feelings of intrusion and fear. In order to sell your home you have to let people ‘into’ your … Continue reading

The Dilemma with Missouri and Carbon Monoxide Detectors

As a home inspector we always check for various safety items. One of those items is carbon monoxide detectors in homes that have natural or LP gas or kerosene as a fuel source. About half of the homes that I … Continue reading

Inspecting Stairs

Stair inspections require the expertise and training of a good inspector. Many times I point out problems to my clients who are amazed at what they thought was normal – but wasn’t! Missouri has some of the highest fall rates … Continue reading

Prevent Fires with Wood Stove Safety Tips

At last weeks inspection in Warrenton, MO. I inspected a wood stove that was located in their family room. In our rural area we see quite a few homes with either wood stoves or wood furnaces. Typically its about 1 in every … Continue reading

Never Assume!

About thirty days ago I inspected a ten year old, one story ranch in Troy, MO. The owners were in the process of moving out but there were still a lot of items left to move. My policy – which … Continue reading