Building Inspection Services
Insightful Environmental Inspection Services for Residential and Commercial Buildings
Insight. When you need important details about your home or office building whether it be an environmental concern like mold or asbestos or you desire a thorough evaluation of the buildings system to include the roof, exterior, electrical, mechanical, and structure Envirovue has you covered. We can scale our services to include specific inspections that are customized to deliver just the right amount of detail that you need.
According the CDC and other health experts dampness and mold growth in building is correlated to unhealthy living conditions. Envirovue’s mold inspection services are available to homeowners, home buyers, tenants, property owners, property managers in Petaluma, Santa Rosa, Novato and surrounding areas and others looking to understand a particular mold related conditions. Air, surface and moisture testing services are offered. Mold testing involves collecting samples and forwarding them to a lab for further analysis. Although testing is offered it is just one phase of an inspection. Our service is inspection and testing only we do not perform repairs but we door write our reports for certified mold remediation contractors to use as a scope of work.
Asbestos containing materials were commonly used in buildings prior to 1980. Asbestos can be found in acoustical ceiling texture, drywall, joint compound, flooring adhesives, vinyl flooring, vinyl asbestos tiles, insulation, heating duct insulation, and other materials. Building components that contain asbestos and are damaged represent a health concern for the occupants. Asbestos containing materials that are to be disturbed during renovation and repair will create hazardous conditions for the occupants and workers unless they are identified prior to the start of work and handled according to federal and state regulations. Envirovue’s services can identify asbestos containing materials and report on their condition allowing your work safely and remain in compliance with all state and federal regulations.
Whether your are buying, selling, or in need of insights into the condition of your home or office Envirovue can deliver a custom inspection solution to meet your need. Envirovue offers comprehensive home inspection services in Petaluma, Santa Rosa, Novato and surrounding areas to home buyers looking for a pre-purchase home inspections or homeowners wanting to get a comprehensive review of their home for any reason. Home include an evaluation of the roof, exterior, electrical, heating, plumbing, interiors, and structure including the crawlspace and attic. All home inspections are performed Steve Ramos a Certified Home Inspector with over 12 years experience. Each home inspection includes a detailed report with photographs and recommendations so you will be clear on what the issues are what you need to do about them.
Lead paint is common in buildings that were constructed prior to 1978. Lead paint on surfaces in a building can become a hazard when deteriorated. Deteriorated paint is common around windows and doors. Lead paint in buildings which is disturbed and not contained using proper engineering controls can create lead paint hazards. Envirovue’s service can detect lead based paint hazards which can exist in microscopic form of lead contaminated dust using a thorough inspection protocol and testing services. Our service can be scaled to offer a full building survey or a single room evaluation whichever will meet your specific requirements for testing.
Infrared cameras are used across industry to gather more information about buildings. Our service offers home inspection infrared scans for moisture conditions, electrical, heating and cooling systems and insulation scans. Infrared moisture scans have shown to be a valuable service in finding building leaks during home inspections. Home Inspection infrared heating scans are a useful service to extend the home inspection heating service beyond what traditional means will offer the client. Home Inspection electrical and insulation scans are additional services as they require dedicated time to properly implement an inspection.