Our highly trained and experienced professional home inspectors look for problems in the electrical systems of every home we inspect. It’s not only our job. It’s our mission. We want to make sure you are safe in your home. One of the chief components of a home’s electrical system is the main distribution panel box … Continue reading Electrical Fire Hazard Revealed by Fort Worth Inspector
The burned and scorched outlet you see in this picture looked fine with the cover plate on. The power was even working when we plugged in our tester. So HOW DID WE FIND THE DAMAGE? We know how to look. Aluminum wiring in a house requires a specific inspection protocol that our Professional Inspectors know … Continue reading Aluminum Wiring – Hidden Hazard!
We like our job, especially when we can prevent potential disasters. The insulation on these wires melted, and the copper oxidized (see the green residue?), from overheating within the circuit wiring. The oxidation actually creates more resistance and more heat. In other words, if not repaired, this problem would have caused an electrical fire. We … Continue reading We Find Problems Before They Become Tragedies!