One of my favorite tools to use as an inspector is my thermal infrared camera. Why? Because #1 its fun to see behind walls, and #2 it is SO important when as an inspector I can’t see behind walls. Being an inspector in West Michigan ensuring and diagnosing a home for future energy efficiencies is crucial and such good information for the potential home owner to have going into their purchase. Any questions about how the HVAC system is working can easily be answered with the use of the infrared camera. Here is a more detailed look at how the use of an infrared camera can help the home inspector and add valuable information to the inspection report. Camera being referenced here is the FLIR TG165-X (affiliate link).
By incorporating an infrared thermal camera into their inspections, home inspectors can offer a more comprehensive and thorough evaluation of a property, helping homeowners make informed decisions about their investments.