Frequently Asked Questions
What payments do you accept?
We accept cash, credit or check at the time of the home inspection.
How long is a Home Inspection?
A home Inspection can vary between 1-2 hours.
Where do you stand with your Home Inspection Prices?
My prices are very competitive.
How long after the home inspection do you produce the home inspection report?
The home inspection report is usually produced before midnight. At most a home inspection report can take between 24-72 hours (depending on season & work load). I understand the urgency to move in.
What is a Home Inspection?
A home inspection is a visual inspection of the home of the ready accessible compenents. A home inspection report will provide you with the a list of items inspected and in need of repair.
What is Inspected during the Home Inspection?
A detailed list can be found here.
What areas do you cover in New York?
We are located in Albany NY but we perform Home Inspections in:
Delmar, Eagle Mills, East Greenbush, Niskayuna, Glenmont, North Greenbush, Saratoga, Saratoga Springs, Halfmoon, West Sand Lake, Wynantskill Charlton, Clifton Park, Cohoes, Colonie, Crescent, Poestenkill, Rensselaer, Rexford, Rotterdam,Altamont, Averill Park, Schenectady, Scotia, Selkirk, Lake, Elnora, Elsmere, Round Lake, Ballston Spa, Bethlehem, Brunswick, Burnt Hills, Voorheesville, Waterford, Watervliet, Latham, Loudonville, Malta, Maltaville, Menands, Milton Center, New Scotland, Newtonville, Albany, Feura Bush, Guilderland Center, Kinderhook, Shaker, Slingerlands, Snyders Corner, Snyders Lake, Stillwater, Ushers, Valatie, Visher Ferry, Cropseyville and more!
Can I Follow The Home Inspector During The Home Inspection?
Yes, it is encouraged so we can advise on the issues as they arise. This is one of the biggest purchase you will ever make.
How does your Home Inspection Report differ from others?
Our Home Inspection reports vary from 20-60 Pages. They are very detailed and contain pictures of ALL DEFECTS.
Do I have to meet the Home Inspector for the Home Inspection?
No, but it is highly encouraged to meet the home inspector
We are in a rush to close on our home. How soon can a Home Inspector come out and perform a Home Inspection?
Usually within 24-72 Hours.
How do I Schedule an Inspection?
Call (518) 649-9111
Send Us An Email ShieldGuardInspections@Gmail.com
We Typically Follow up with all forms of communication within 10 Minutes.