Is your Ohio home inspector licensed ?

Ohio Home Inspector License

Senate Bill 255 was signed into law on Jan. 4, 2019, creating the Home Inspector Program, to be headed up by the Department of Commerce’s Division of Real Estate & Professional Licensing.

Affective July 1st, 2021, any person performing a home inspection for a client, for compensation, must be actively licensed with the Division of Real Estate & Professional Licensing.

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Infrared In The Field

Here is an example of moisture on the underside of a roof not visible with the naked eye.

Infrared cameras or thermal imaging cameras (colloquially known as a TIC) render infrared radiation as visible light. Best Choice Home Inspections puts this technology to use for you with dramatic MSX thermal images that clearly reveal problems such as sources of energy loss, moisture intrusion, structural issues and overheating electrical components.

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Ohio Department of Agriculture will quarantine hemlock materials

Invasive Hemlock Woolly Adelgid (HWA) Adelges tsugae

Officials discover an invasive pest in hemlocks in Geauga and Athens counties Ohio Department of Agriculture will quarantine invasive pest hemlock materials

COLUMBUS, Jan. 10, 2018 – The Ohio Department of Agriculture (ODA) and the Ohio Department of Natural Resources (ODNR) today announced the discovery of an invasive hemlock-killing pest in Lake, Geauga and Athens counties. The invasive hemlock woolly adelgid (HWA) is a small, aphid-like insect native to Asia, which threatens the health and sustainability of two hemlock tree species native to the eastern United States.

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