Straight Inspection Service
Michael has forty-five years experience in all facets of residential and commercial construction, repair, remodeling, condominium conversions. He is experienced as a laborer, carpenter, foreman, superintendent, project manager, construction consultant and estimator.
As a home inspector Mike has thirty-two years experience. His inspection experience encompasses municipal code inspections as a building official, relocation inspections for three national relocation companies, insurance and bank, building evaluation, partial and complete resale and mortgage home inspections. Mike also have experience inspecting commercial & industrial buildings as well as new construction monitoring, walk through, and Draw inspections.
Mike has experience in property valuation replacement costs as it pertains to residential & commercial buildings. Over the last twenty-five years, he has established replacement costs for various condiminiums, industrial buildings, single family homes using various cost guides including but not limited to local data, National Builders Association cost guide, Marshall-Swift, and others.
In addition, Michael is a nationally recognized educational speaker and presenter, as well as a writer of various inspection subjects. He has presented at various venues for ASHI as well as their associated chapters. Mike is certifed as a state Educational Provider and has experience as an instructor for ITA, Kaplan/ITA and is currently an instructor with the ASHI School, Red Vector, & McKissock Schools.