HOME INSPECTION PROFESSIONALS

OF HIGH POINT

MEET YOUR LOCAL HOME INSPECTION TEAM

Tens of thousands of homeowners, just like you, have given HouseMaster nothing but 4 and 5-star reviews. HouseMaster of High Point knows what it takes to deliver the highest quality home inspections possible. We’ve been doing that since 1979, and it is part of what makes us the oldest and most trusted nationwide home inspection company. It’s easy to see why HouseMaster customers and real estate professionals recommend us to their friends and family. Proudly serving the people of Greensboro, Winston Salem, Sophia, Ether, Clemmons and their neighboring communities.

SCOTT DAMPIER

OWNER/INSPECTOR

<p>Scott began his HouseMaster career with the Charlotte, NC office which had been a Chairman's Circle Award winner for many years. &nbsp;Scott is a Licensed NC Home Inspector(Lic. # 2730), a professionally trained and certified National Institute of Building Inspector (member # 173707RT), and a certified instructor for NIBI and Local Agencies. Additionally, he is a Licensed NC General Contractor (Lic. # 63587), holds certifications/credentials in Wood Destroying Insects (Certified Applicator for Wood Destroying Pests), Indoor Air Quality, Radon Measurement (NRSB - RMS #12SS011) and earned a BSIE in engineering from Clemson University. &nbsp;Scott has a building and construction background since 1993. &nbsp;Feeling the sincerity of giving back to the local community, Scott has served groups such as Habitat for Humanity (even served as Gaston County Affiliate on their Site Development and Construction Committee) and the Boy Scouts of America as Den Leader. &nbsp;Aside from spending time with his wonderful family of a wife and 3 children, Scott enjoys many recreational activities including golf (as he is a P.G.A. Golf Professional), racing, football, off road dirt bike riding, and a host of others!</p>
PJ WAMMOCK

INSPECTOR

<p>PJ joined HouseMaster of the Triad in 2015 from an accomplished background! &nbsp;He has worked full-time in the building and construction industry since 1996. &nbsp;He currently holds a NC Home Inspector License, a NC General Contractors License, a NC Electrical Contractors License, and his certification in Wood Destroying Insects (W-phase). &nbsp;PJ spends much of his time away from work with his lovely wife and six wonderful children. &nbsp;They all enjoy serving the community and participating together in their local church, Greensboro Youth for Christ, and Trail Life Troop 925 where PJ is the Trooopmaster.</p> <p>HosueMaster inspectors deliver. &nbsp;Multiple licenses and certifications make the HouseMaster Inspection a "No Brainer". &nbsp;Get us on your schedule today!</p>
KELLY PRIDGEN

KELLY PRIDGEN HOUSEMASTER INSPECTOR

<p>Kelly&nbsp;joined HouseMaster of the Triad in 2016&nbsp;after being a licensed NC Home Inspector for approximately 10 years. &nbsp;He not only is a NC Licensed Home Inspector, but also a NC Licensed General Contractor and has his certification in Wood Destroying Insects (W-phase). &nbsp;Additionally, Kelly has a NC REALTORS Brokers license. &nbsp;Further, Kelly helps keep the staff up to date with technology as well, as he owns and operates a computer sales and service business, and provides technical support for computer systems to local school systems. &nbsp;If a unique, high-level customer service experience that happens to perform detailed property inspections with the newest technology services interests you, then HouseMaster of the Triad has you covered.</p> <p>Our priority is to deliver a high-level customer service experience while performing inspections with a comprehensive, thorough process that results in high quality reporting including pictures and video as necessary.</p>

INSPECTION SERVICES

ROOFING
EXTERIOR ELEMENTS
INTERIOR ELEMENTS
FOUNDATION AND SUBSTRUCTURE
KITCHEN
HEATING SYSTEM
COOLING SYSTEM
ELECTRICAL
PLUMBING
ROOFING

What we inspect: Visible roof covering materials, (shingles), flashings at roof penetrations and valleys, skylights, chimneys, gutters and downspouts. We assess the condition of these elements for proper function; looking for evidence of leakage or worn, damaged, or missing components. Watch us in action!

EXTERIOR ELEMENTS

Here is what we inspect: Visible siding and trim, windows, doors, garages, porches, decks, stairs, and railings. We assess the elements for proper construction and function; looking for damage, missing components or other conditions that might lead to infiltration or functional concerns. Watch us in action!

INTERIOR ELEMENTS

What we inspect: visible areas of all walls, ceilings, stairways, representative windows and doors, and attic areas for signs of leakage and damage, sagging or other structural concerns. Windows will be operated to determine function. In accessible attics, besides assessing structural components, we will note insulation and ventilation conditions. Watch us in action!

FOUNDATION AND SUBSTRUCTURE

What we inspect: Visible load-bearing framing components, foundation walls, slabs, piers and columns and major structural components. Visible, accessible structural components will be assessed for function and presence of damage, decay or defects. We look for water penetration at below grade areas. Watch us in action!

KITCHEN

What we inspect: Plumbing fixtures and built-in appliances. We check plumbing fixtures looking for water pressure or drainage issues and visible signs of leaks. We check basic operational modes of the appliances and ventilators and look at cabinets and countertops for significant deficiencies.  Watch us in action!

HEATING SYSTEM

What we inspect: Visible components of the central AC or heat pump system including condensers and air handlers, and the distribution ductwork. We operate the systemto assess function and condition of the accessible indoor/ outdoor components. The distribution system will also be assessed. Watch us in action!

COOLING SYSTEM

What we inspect: Visible components of the central AC or heat pump system including condensers and air handlers, and the distribution ductwork. We operate the systemto assess function and condition of the accessible indoor/ outdoor components. The distribution system will also be assessed. Watch us in action!

ELECTRICAL

What we inspect: Visible service panels components and household wiring and devices. We assess the condition of readily accessible panel components, note the presence of GFCIs, AFCIs, smoke alarms and check the operation of representative outlets, switches, fixtures and other devices. Watch us in action!

PLUMBING

What we inspect: Visible water supply piping, distribution piping, waste system piping, water heaters and plumbing fixtures. Also includes inspection of the physical condition of piping, kitchen and bathroom fixtures; tubs, showers, toilets, and operation to assess flow, drainage and leakage. Water heating components will also be assessed. Watch us in action!

ADDITIONAL SERVICES

RADON SCREENING
WOOD DESTROYING INSECTS
WATER TESTING
POOL
PRIVATE WATER
LEAD PAINT SCREENING
MOLD SCREENING
NEW CONSTRUCTION
COMMERCIAL /MULTIPLE DWELLING PROPERTY
PREVENTATIVE MAINTENANCE INSPECTION
THERMAL IMAGING
RADON SCREENING

A short-term test is performed to determine the possible presence of elevated levels of radon gas pursuant to local regulations or practices for real estate transactions. Radon is an odorless, colorless and radioactive byproduct of natural soil decay known to increase the risk of cancer in those exposed.

WOOD DESTROYING INSECTS

A Termite Inspection (also referred to as a Wood Destroying Inspection or Wood Destroying Organism Inspection) includes a visual examination of the readily accessible areas of the home for evidence of wood-destroying insect activity such as termites, or carpenter ants or the visible damage caused by infestations.

WATER TESTING

Water testing services include taking a water sample following accepted protocols with analysis of samples performed by a certified lab. General options include a basic water Potability test for Coliform (bacteria) and other elements such as Nitrate/Nitrite, Hardness, Acidity (pH). Expanded testing options may include volatile organic compounds (fuels), heavy metals (lead, etc.) or other elements required or recommended by local authorities or common practice such as when a property is located in close proximity to agricultural land, mining, dry cleaning establishments, gas stations, industrial facilities, landfills, or other known or suspected local hazards exist.

POOL

What we inspect:  Inspection includes the visible (above water) pool and or spa elements including assessment of the physical condition of accessible decking, coping , walkways, and other surfaces. exposed electric and plumbing components, the filter and heater, if applicable. Watch us in action!

PRIVATE WATER

A private on-site water supply (well) system inspection involves an inspection of visible interior pumps, piping, pressure and/or storage tanks and an assessment of the water flow (volume/pressure) from representative fixtures based on a representative water draw from plumbing fixtures. A well inspection does not include inspection of any buried or concealed components, determination of the water supply/source adequacy (yield or well capacity) or water quality.

LEAD PAINT SCREENING

Screening includes: Sample paint on surfaces inside and/or outside of the home following recognized protocol, certified lab analysis. Not intended to determine whether lead is a hazard; rather it determines whether sampled surfaces contain lead-based paint. Sampling can include bulk sampling or use of x-ray fluorescence equipment.

MOLD SCREENING

Screening includes: air and/or surface (bulk) sampling to determine presence of elevated levels of mold spores or verify presence of a mold growth.  Includes one air sample in one interior area and one outdoor control sample, with surface sampling of random or requested suspect mold growths. Processed by a qualified lab to determine results.

NEW CONSTRUCTION

Inspections include: draw inspection (verification of installed elements for lender release of funds); phase inspections (conducted at several stages of the construction process); and inspections of new homes ready for occupancy and assessment of the condition of installed components to supplement code compliance inspection provided by local authorities.

COMMERCIAL /MULTIPLE DWELLING PROPERTY

Inspections include: inspection of the visible and readily accessible areas of the roof, structure, mechanical and electric components of the public areas of a building, as well as all or representative individual dwelling or office/store units, as requested by the client.

PREVENTATIVE MAINTENANCE INSPECTION

This inspection involves: a review of the condition of the exterior and interior components of a home and the systems. Includes review of the roof, flashings, insulation issues, heating and air conditioning units, grading, the proper function of appliances and plumbing, electric components, smoke alarms for deferred maintenance and recommended action. 

THERMAL IMAGING

Thermal imaging services make use of an infrared imaging camera that can detect the thermal energy (heat) emitted from an object. Thermal imaging measurements indicate temperature differentials that may help diagnose a myriad of potential concerns in a home or building such as heat loss or gain and waste leakage.