Technical Tips

Tools of the Trade

By Randy Yates, Training Consultant Administrator, NPI/GPI Home and commercial property inspectors need specific tools to perform certain portions of the inspection. Inspecting properties requires more than just a clipboard and flashlight — although a flashlight is one of the tools needed. An inspector’s basic set of tools includes the following: Shock-resistant combination flat/Phillips screwdriver. Continue Reading »

Is Carbon Monoxide Still a Concern?

With all of the awareness and education available to the general public, is there need to still be concerned about carbon monoxide (CO)? Consider these recent headlines: Police: Accidental carbon monoxide poisoning killed 8 Carbon Monoxide Suspected In Lauderdale Deaths Teen who drowned in Lake Travis had carbon monoxide in her system 4 Are Found Dead Continue Reading »