With our general home inspections, our team thoroughly inspects the many different areas in your home. The inspection covers the major systems to include, heating and cooling, as well as structural elements, exterior components, and proper drainage around the perimeter of the house. Decks, if present, are also inspected. Learn more about our home inspection services in McLean, Virginia.
Pre-purchase Home Inspections
Pre-listing Home Inspections
A Pre-Purchase Inspection is a visual examination of the readily-accessible areas of a home to provide an accurate evaluation of the home’s condition and is based on the visible and apparent condition of the building and its components before the home is listed for sale. Learn more about our pre-listing home inspections in McLean, Virginia.
This is an inspection of the underlying structure and component systems prior to the interior walls and ceilings being insulated and drywall installed. Learn more about our pre-drywall inspections in McLean, Virginia.
Final Walk-Through Inspections
A final walk-through provides a report of the recommended items that may require builder attention and/or follow-up prior to closing and taking ownership of the home. Learn more about our final walk-through inspections in McLean, Virginia.
Home Radon Testing
Radon is a radioactive gas. It comes from the natural decay of uranium that is found in nearly all soils. The only way to know about your home’s level of radon is to conduct a radon test. A short-term radon test consists of taking air samples from inside the home during a two day period. Learn more about our radon testing services in McLean, Virginia.
Mold Sampling and Analysis
A mold sample consists of taking air samples from inside and outside the home. The outside air sample serves a control sample. As mold is present in the environment, comparing indoor air samples with an outside, control sample helps to determine if mold is growing inside the home or is simply making its way into a home from the outside air. Learn more about our mold sampling and analysis services in McLean, Virginia.
Home Maintenance Consultation
The maintenance inspection provides the big picture of the house condition, focusing on the major systems like roof, furnace, plumbing and wiring. Learn more about our home maintenance consultation in McLean, Virginia.
Home Renovation Consultation
The renovation consultation is defined by the homeowner and the planned renovation project. Learn more about our home renovation consultation services in McLean, Virginia.
Construction Quality Control & Project Management
Construction project management transcends an idea from conception through design, build and final acceptance. By applying the Project Management Institute’s generally accepted principals for construction projects, a customized service offering can be tailored to meet the demands of your project. Learn more about our construction project management services in McLean, Virginia.
Infrared Home Inspection
An infrared home inspection involves the use of thermal imaging to show homeowners things about their homes or buildings that can’t be seen using every day inspection methods. Learn more about our infrared home inspection services in McLean, Virginia.
Construction Draw Inspection
A construction draw inspection involves a certified inspector coming out to inspect the construction site of a property. A construction draw inspection is necessary for funds to be dispersed during the various stages of a construction project. Learn more about our construction draw inspections in McLean, Virginia.
11 Month Warranty Inspection
A home warranty inspection helps you identify and document defects in your home before the builder’s home warranty expires. Before the warranty expires for your McLean home, make sure you schedule an 11 month inspection by contacting Biller and Associates. Learn more about our 11 month warranty inspections in McLean, Virginia.
An Exterior Inspection is a proactive approach to identifying moisture intrusion points of entry and exterior maintenance/repair items. The home’s exterior systems and components play a critical role in the longevity and serviceability of the home. Learn more about our exterior inspections in McLean, Virginia.
Walk and Talk Consultation
During a Walk & Talk consultation, the buyer focuses on aspects such as first and second impressions, the layout and the esthetics, while the consultant is efficiently conducting a visual review as well as leveraging specific techniques to assess the condition of the structure. Learn more about our walk and talk consultations in McLean, Virginia.
Deck Safety Inspection
A professional inspector should thoroughly examine your deck for occupant safety to ensure the deck is safe for future use. Scott Biller has completed the NADRA Deck Certification Professional training and passed the exam. Learn more about our deck safety inspections in McLean, Virginia.
Property Condition Assessment
A Property Condition Assessment (PCA) is intended to educate the client in the evaluation of the overall condition of the commercial property. The assessment is designed to disclose deficiencies in the property that could materially affect its safety, usability or function, and it will also provide maintenance recommendations. Learn more about our Property Condition Assessments in McLean, Virginia.
Commercial Radon Testing
Radon is a radioactive gas that typically moves up through the ground to the air above and into your office through cracks and other holes in the foundation. Any office may have a radon problem, including new and older offices and/or well-sealed and drafty offices. Radon testing is the only way to know if you and your team are at risk. Learn more about our commercial radon testing in McLean, Virginia.
Commercial Mold Sampling and Analysis
A mold inspection is the first step in identifying a possible mold issue in your office. Biller & Associates will conduct a visual inspection and assessment of the area to identify any mold growth or evidence of moisture intrusion. Based on the visual inspection, mold sampling and analysis can be performed. Mold samples are sent to an accredited laboratory, which will identify the types and levels of spores collected. Learn more about our commercial mold sampling and analysis in McLean, Virginia.