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Ask Your Inspector:

When you choose to have Scott Home Inspection perform your inspection, our support doesn’t end with the inspection and report. Through our Ask Your Inspector program, we provide ongoing support to you via email, phone calls, texts, and our extensive knowledge base of information.  Should any concerns arise, we want to be your first call for support and questions.

Call us with any questions, email us through our contact form on this page, chat with us using the pop up in the lower right corner, or comment on one of our informational blog posts.

Contractor Referral List:

We maintain a list of reputable contractors that we know do good work, or we have received a referral from a past inspection client.  Check out these companies when you need work done on your home.

Recent Articles and Blog Posts:

  • Home Inspection Checklist Standard home inspector categories and what we look for.

Home Inspection Checklist: What Our Inspectors Look For (Infographic)

September 20th, 2017|1 Comment

The Importance of Having a Home Inspection Checklist Buying a house is a big investment and because of that, we need to make sure we get your home inspection right. But a house has [...]

  • Boulder SmartRegs Inspection Tips

How To Pass Your Boulder SmartRegs Inspection

August 17th, 2017|0 Comments

SmartRegs is an energy efficiency program that was implemented by the city of Boulder to take action in reducing the amount of energy and water used in the city's rental housing properties. This was an [...]

Weyerhaeuser TJI Joist Problems

July 27th, 2017|1 Comment

Concerns have been recently reported in Colorado with new construction homes, where a certain type of floor joist, manufactured by a specific company, are defective.  The reported Weyerhaeuser TJI Joist problems relate to only the [...]

  • Mold Air Sample Testing

Mold Air Sample Testing

July 21st, 2017|0 Comments

During a general home inspection of a house, we typically rely on what we can visually see and observe.  And while we can often see signs of moisture damage or mold, we can't know what [...]

Blower Door Test Common Air Leaks

July 7th, 2017|0 Comments

Understanding where to locate and seal blower door test common air leaks is important to ensure that a new construction home will meet the stringent requirements of the IECC and IRC code for maximum air [...]

  • AC Frozen Coil

AC Unit Frozen Coil

June 27th, 2017|0 Comments

AC working overtime... One of the more frequent service calls for HVAC technicians this hot time of year is an AC unit frozen coil above the furnace. Once the coil is frozen, the air flow [...]

  • REScheck Report

REScheck Report IECC Compliance

June 5th, 2017|0 Comments

Preparing a REScheck Report is one method for validating compliance with the IECC Building Code (International Energy Compliance Code).  This report can be performed on new construction homes, remodels or additions.  The REScheck calculation method [...]

  • Birds in the Attic

Birds in the Attic

April 3rd, 2017|0 Comments

Every now and then during a home inspection, we come across some eyebrow raising items, in this case birds in the attic.  These guys were hard at work, likely attempting to build a nest under [...]

Home Energy Efficiency Steps

March 8th, 2017|0 Comments

Ten Steps to Home Energy Efficiency Saving energy, improving comfort, and reducing energy bills are all things any homeowner should want to do.  Home Energy Efficiency improvements shouldn't be hard.  There are steps you can [...]