RTC HOME INSPECTIONS
Certified Professional Inspections
Are you Buying or Selling a Home? Make sure of the condition of the home.
Whether you’re looking to Buy or Sell, having a Certified Professional Inspector look into your home can help you avoid costly surprises and give you peace of mind.
RTC HOME INSPECTIONS
BUYERS & SELLERS
Buying or Selling, & Maintaining a home requires close attention to detail. Not all problems are easy to spot.
We are here to help you get an accurate picture of the condition of your home.
Check out the service offerings below.
We offer many services but one the most popular is our personalized walk through Home Inspections, to help you see the real picture. If you have any special considerations or questions, simply reach out.
COVID-19 SOCIAL DISTANCING INSPECTIONS
Specialized Home Inspection Service
This is an onsite Video Walkthrough Home Inspection Service, that provides an option for those that wish the ultimate in Social Distancing measures.
HOME INSPECTION REPORTS
Electronic and/or Binder of Records
Remembering what you had inspected, when, and following it up in the years to come, will require some organization. We can provide both written and electronic reports with extensive photo documentation in a reference materials Binder to assist you now and in the future.
HOME INSPECTIONS RENEWALS AND TRACKING
Peace of Mind
Whether you own your home or buying a home, we offer a great service to assist you in monitoring your home as the years go by. Often people do not look into various aspects of their home as it ages, and catching some issues early, before they become major problems, can save you a lot of money. Ask about our annual and periodic maintenance programs, to help you avoid some of those unpleasant and costly surprises.
Buy with confidence. Insist on an RTC Buyers Home Inspection
There’s a lot to know when it comes to buying and owning a home in Ontario. Knowing what to look for and where to look can be key.
The critical eye of a Certified Professional Inspector can often help uncover issues, before they become your headache and your cost.
At RTC Home Inspections, our goal is to provide you with diligent, caring, and candid advice, to help make your real estate transaction a well informed one.
RTC Pre-Sales Home Inspection
Helping you avoid unpleasant surprises
Finding that right "Qualified" buyer can be tough! You invested a lot of time and effort to get them to make that offer. Do you really know how your home will fair under scrutiny of the Buyer's Home Inspection?
The buyers home inspector, will likely find issues you were not even aware of. NOT the best time to find out your home has issues, in the middle of negotiating the best price for your home?
Find out first, before your deal hangs in the balance, by getting an
RTC Pre-Sales Home Inspection.
Avoid unpleasant surprises. Insist on an RTC Pre-Sales Home Inspection today.
WOOD DESTROYING ORGANISMS (WDO)
Get to Know what's eating your house
What's that smell?
Chances are you have been walking in the woods an noticed a very earthy smell, pungent and strong. So what does that have to do with my home?
That smell, is a smell you do not want coming from any part of your home. It is a clear sign that matter is being broken down. Click on the linked image to Learn More
Brown ROT, Yellow ROT, White ROT...
There are so many types of ROT and they ALL can damage a home. Dry ROT is often time confused for other kinds of Wood Destroying Infestations. This can get missed because it could be painted over and hidden. It takes a keen eye that knows what look for and where to look. Click on the image to learn more.
RADON AND WHAT EVERYONE NEEDS TO KNOW
Canadian and International references
(1793849 Ontario Inc. has no affiliation with these organizations, and these links are provided for your convenience)
RADON GAS AND WHY IT MATTERS
Click on the image to learn more.
RADON GAS: IT'S IN YOUR HOME
Radon - Reduction Guide for Canadians
What is Radon?
Radon is a radioactive gas that occurs naturally when the uranium in soil and rock breaks down. It is invisible, odourless and tasteless. When radon is released from the ground into the outdoor air, it is diluted and is not a concern. However, in enclosed spaces like homes, it can accumulate to high levels. High radon levels can be a risk to the health of you and your family. Click on the image to learn more.
Video from AirThings
This is a 2 minute video that provides the simplest overview of the situation regarding Radon Gas levels. Click on the image to learn more.
LINKS TO DEPENDENT SERVICES
The International Association of Certified Home Inspectors – InterNACHI® – is the world’s largest trade organization of residential and commercial property inspectors...
InterNACHI® is the inspection industry’s largest provider of education and training.
InterNACHI® School is also a Member College of the National Association of Career Colleges (NACC) of Canada, a national association representing more than 500 regulated career colleges across Canada.
InterNACHI® and the InterNACHI® School are recognized, approved, or accredited by more than 100 state, government, and non-government agencies to operate as an online education provider for home inspectors, contractors, and real estate agents.
InterNACHI® School (internachi.edu) is accredited as a nonprofit postsecondary educational institution by the Accrediting Council for Continuing Education & Training, a national accrediting agency recognized by the U.S. Department of Education (USDE), to provide tuition-free online training, examination, certification, and continuing education to InterNACHI® members.
HOME INSPECTION STANDARDS OF PRACTICE
InterNACHI® members follow a comprehensive Standards of Practice and are bound by a strict Code of Ethics. The membership takes part in the regular exchange of professional experiences and ideas to support each other. In fulfilling the fundamental objectives of training and mentoring its inspector-members, InterNACHI’s broader mission is to educate homeowners by helping them understand the functions, materials, systems and components of their properties. Click on the image to learn more.
Login and Download your reports
Create Requests List (CRL):
Identifying details to be addressed, has never been easier. Because we use Home Gauge to generate your Inspection Report, you and your Agent can Login to Home Gauge and draw items from your report or add new items, with a click of a of a mouse. Try this link for a Demo.
EDUCATION-BASED CERTIFICATION SEALS WITH INTERNACHI®
ADD A TESTIMONIAL
How Did We Do?
Hi; I am Robert Critch, a Certified Professional Inspector. As your Home Inspector, I want to help guide you threw a thorough Home Inspection. Once done, I look forward to featuring your impressions in this section.