Month: October 2023

  • 15 Tools Every Homeowner Should Own

    15 Tools Every Homeowner Should Own

    by Nick Gromicko, CMI® and Ben Gromicko   The following items are essential tools, but this list is by no means exhaustive. Feel free to ask an InterNACHI inspector during your next inspection about other tools that you might find useful. 1.  Plunger A clogged sink or toilet is one of the most inconvenient household problems that you will face.…

  • Infrared Thermography

    Infrared Thermography

      Infrared thermography (IRT) is the science used to capture and process thermal information using non-contact measurement tools. This is done by analyzing infrared (IR) radiation emitted from an object whose temperature is above absolute zero. Because this wavelength exists outside of the visible spectrum of light, infrared measuring devices are required to capture and…