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Thermal Imaging – Is it Magic?

No magic here, just a difference in temperature.  Thermal imaging cameras take a picture in the infrared light band which is not visible to the naked eye.  These cameras can detect the difference in radiation that a warmer object emits vs…

To Drone or not to Drone

Whenever possible, physically being on the roof is always the best way to evaluate it and we do that on most of our inspections.  There are times however when that is not possible and the drone can see things we can't either from the ground or from the ladder at the eaves.  We offer drone evaluation included in our normal inspection pricing!

Why should I test for Radon?

Radon is the second leading cause of lung cancer behind smoking and if you don't smoke, it is your leading cause of getting lung cancer.  The EPA estimates that radon kills more than 20,000 people every year.  It is naturally occurring and is produced by decaying uranium in the ground.  According to the State of WI, southeastern WI is a hotbed for radon, with estimates of between 10-40% of Southeastern WI homes having levels above the acceptable limit.
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