Gene Ballin Home Inspector
- Certified Master Inspector
- Licensed Home Inspector in Tennessee, 2006 (TN407)
- Licensed Home Inspector in Mississippi, 2003. (MHIB 0189 NH)
- Certified as code inspector: Building, Electrical, Plumbing, and Mechanical
- Licensed contractor: Building, Electrical, Plumbing, and Mechanical
- Building trades instructor
What is a General Home Inspection?
Inspection of the Roof, Exterior, Basement, Foundation, Crawlspace & Structure, Heating, Cooling, Plumbing, Electrical, Fireplace, Attic, Insulation & Ventilation, Doors, Windows & Interior.
Pools are optional with an additional fee.
A long written report, many pictures.
What is a 4-Point Home inspection?
Inspect the Roof, HVAC, Plumbing, and Electrical systems.
A short written report, pictures.
Text me for availability or to ask a question.
For a fast response, text the answers to the following questions.
The inspection you are interested in?
Vacant or occupied?
Your Realtor name/number?
Home Inspection services for Memphis and the surrounding areas including North Mississippi.
Built-in Appliance Inspection
Indoor Air Quality
EIFS (we inspect EIFS at a visual level only, no probing. click to learn more)
Home Inspection Topic Videos and Pictures
If you have a topic you'd like to hear about, let me know. Text me at 901-355-9370
One showing and done! Be ready to sell.
Isn't showing your house again and again fun! NOT!!!! Rescheduling your life again and again to show a house is not fun. It gets to a point you feel like you do not live there…
January 11, 2021
Where is the filter?
Notice anything missing? The filter media is missing from the filter frame! When inspecting the HVAC system, the first thing I look at is the air filter. Is it installed? The…
November 3, 2020
Old Plumbing Pipes
If the house your looking at was built before the use a PVC Drain, Wast and Vent pipe, what should you be concerned about the most regarding the drain, waste and vent system? I…
January 20, 2020
Updated Lighting and wiring
We often see the comment in older home listings, “updated lighting and wiring”. But what does this mean? Very often I have observed that most of the house wiring is still…
October 5, 2019
Why should I pay for a Home Inspection that my friend can do?
Having a friend or relative look over a house before purchasing making an offer is not a bad idea. But, unless your friend or relative is experienced at inspecting homes, they…
August 23, 2019
Do I need the utilities turned 'ON' for a Home Inspection?
Very often unoccupied houses are 'Winterized', this action is intended to drain the water lines and water heater of all water and prevent plumbing fixtures and traps from…
August 23, 2019