How To Safely Preform Home Electrical Inspections

information on safely completing an electrical inspections for your Dallas home or business

Electrician Dallas & Electrical Repair Services (972) 464-2057

Dallas Electricians - Residential and Commercial Electrical Contractor Services by a Licensed & Bonded Electrician in Dallas TX Call Berkeys (972) 464-2057

Need Some Piece And Quiet DFW?

If you live in the DFW metroplex, getting a quiet moment outside is rare. All of the concrete and glass reflects noise as well as heat. Just about everything around you is creating the “hum&rdqu

Video post: 60 home inspection issues in under 3 minutes

This video compilation of home inspection defects is mostly for entertainment purposes. Enjoy. The post Video post: 60 home inspection issues in under 3 minutes appeared first on Structure Tech Home I

Q&A: Are Minnesota home inspectors allowed to open electrical panels?

I received the following email last week from another home inspector here in Minnesota regarding the inspection of electrical panels: The post Q&A: Are Minnesota home inspectors allowed to open el

Paws In The City March Events

At Berkeys, we are committed to supporting our community. We partner with local organizations to support our neighborhood. These organizations depend on us – all of us – for donations of m

Seek Thermal CompactPRO infrared camera: a home inspector’s review

Seek Thermal has a new infrared camera for smartphones called the Seek Thermal CompactPRO. The post Seek Thermal CompactPRO infrared camera: a home inspector’s review appeared first on Structure

Water heater replacement: pros and cons of tankless water heaters

Tankless water heaters, also known as on-demand water heaters, are quite popular with forward-thinking homeowners, and for good reason. The post Water heater replacement: pros and cons of tankless wat

New inspection article: Inspecting the HVAC System for Duct Leaks and Energy Loss

Home inspectors can help ensure that their clients’ HVAC systems are running optimally by checking the system’s duct seams.  There are key points where air leakage is common, as well

Legal Tip for Home Inspectors: Prevent a Stink, Include a Link

InterNACHI General Counsel Mark Cohen has some simple advice for home inspectors with websites who want to avoid legal hassles with unhappy former clients down the road — advice that he’s

New consumer article from The Home Depot: 10 Rental Tools for DIY Home Projects

In partnership with The Home Depot, InterNACHI is pleased to present an article for DIY-ers who want some guidance about the right tools for the job.  Home inspectors can post this new artic

Water heater replacement: pros and cons of powervent water heaters

Powervent water heaters have become the new standard for new construction homes here in Minnesota, but are they really that great? The post Water heater replacement: pros and cons of powervent water h

Home Inspectors: InterNACHI Needs Your Help to Fight HomeSafe

InterNACHI is researching and preparing a federal lawsuit against HomeSafe and Kevin Seddon, and we need your help. The post Home Inspectors: InterNACHI Needs Your Help to Fight HomeSafe appeared firs

Home Inspectors: InterNACHI Needs Your Help to Fight the NHIE

InterNACHI is researching a potential lawsuit against the administrators of the National Home Inspector Examination, or NHIE, and we need your help. The post Home Inspectors: InterNACHI Needs Your Hel

Kitchen Remodeling Ideas Sure to Turn Heads

  Kitchen Remodeling Installation For Dallas  Homeowners The kitchen remodeling is a central part of many homes, where people gather and socialize as well as cook. This means that when it is

Water heater replacement: pros and cons of natural draft water heaters

This is a blog post that discusses the pros and cons of installing a natural draft water heater. Other types of water heaters will be discussed soon. The post Water heater replacement: pros and cons o

Hi-Tech Dallas West End

Dallas’ West End Is Getting Smarter DFW residents are use to using their smart phones and car navigation systems to find their way through our very complex cities. Now, new technologies are bein

BERKEYS Air Conditioning, Plumbing and Electrical Earns Esteemed 2016 Angie’s List Super Service Award

Award reflects company’s consistently high level of customer service BERKEYS Air Conditioning, Plumbing & Electrical has once again earned the home service industry’s coveted Angie&rsq

FLIR E6: the best infrared camera for home inspectors

I've been using the same infrared camera, the FLIR E6, for the past three years. Today, it's still my infrared camera of choice as a home inspector. The post FLIR E6: the best infrared camera for home

New for inspectors: InterNACHI’s Aging-in-Place Inspection Agreement

Use this standalone Aging-in-Place Inspection Agreement for your ancillary Aging-in-Place Inspection to clarify expectations and mitigate your liability.  You’ll also find other useful link

New Year – New HVAC Products

New Developments For Your HVAC System It’s the beginning of the new year and many homeowners are planning their budgets. And many of them are considering including a portion of it for home

Video: water heater replacement, start to finish

This is a start-to-finish overview of a water heater replacement, recorded at Neil's home. The post Video: water heater replacement, start to finish appeared first on Structure Tech Home Inspections.

Installation Of Split Air Conditioner

Split Air Conditioner Installation For Dallas Homeowners Ductless mini-split systems are also often easier to install than other types of space conditioning systems. This makes it possible to coo

Design Tips For Landscape Lighting

  Landscape Lighting Design Tips For Dallas Homeowners When it comes to lighting your landscape, a little goes a long way. That’s because your eyes need less light outdoors than they do ind

Air Conditioner Health Benefits And Risk

  Air Conditioner Health Benefits And Risk For Dallas Homeowners Air conditioning doesn’t have the best reputation. You only have to google something like “health risks air conditioni

Top 20 home inspection photos from 2016

This is our annual top 20 home inspection photos compilation. All of these images were featured on our facebook page over the last year. Enjoy! The post Top 20 home inspection photos from 2016 appeare

Berkeys Cares About Our Community

We Support Our DFW Neighbors  At Berkeys, customer service, value and top quality service are our priorities for our business. But before any of that comes our community. Together our employees a

Infrared cameras, home inspections

If your home inspector uses an infrared camera during their home inspection, these are the kinds of things they might find. The post Infrared cameras, home inspections appeared first on Structure Tech

InterNACHI’s Final Walk-Through Checklist

Use InterNACHI’s Final Walk-Through Checklist for post-inspection follow-up, as a handout for your clients to use themselves, or for Walk-Throughs when you don’t generate a full report but

New business article for inspectors: A RESPA-Compliant Way to Give a Real Estate Agent a Gift Certificate

If you’re not taking advantage of InterNACHI’s free benefit “A Gift from Your Inspector,” you’re missing out on an easy way to cultivate more business with both past clie

New consumer article: Why Get a Home Inspection If You’re Buying “As Is”?

Buying a home is an expensive proposition, and most people understandably try to save on costs however they can.  But especially if you’re buying an “as is” house in order to po

New consumer article from The Home Depot: Tankless Water Heaters

In partnership with The Home Depot, InterNACHI is pleased to present an article for consumers who are considering a more energy-efficient alternative to the standard residential water heater. &nb

How to Pass the ICC Commercial Electrical Inspector E2 Exam

I just passed the ICC Commercial Electrical Inspector (2014 – 3 hour 30 minute) exam.  It has been six weeks since I received the 2014 NFPA70 code book and roughly two weeks since I signed

The top three worst things for home inspectors to find typically requiring further evaluation

1.) Active water leakage – when the source of water infiltration is concealed by a wall or a ceiling the cause could be a number of things requiring further investigation.  For example

Differences between a Residential and a Commercial Electrical Inspection

The following list was developed off the top of my head without using any references to verify total correctness: Residential: Remove dead front to inspect main distribution panel Test representative

The words “Not Technically Exhaustive”

Home inspections are not supposed to be “technically exhaustive” according to nationally recognized home inspection standards.  The problem is what is technically exhaustive to one in

Subscribe:

Subscribe via RSS

News Category

Computers & Electronics >> Electronics & Electrical

Feed Tags:

  • home electrical inspections
  • business electrical inspections
  • safe inpections of electrical system

All feed content copyright theiir respective owners. Use of links to and summaries of content by this site in rss curation falls under fair use for the purpose of reporting and commentary.