Welcome to Homestead Inspections, L.L.C.
Providing Chicago and Suburbs with High Quality Inspections Since 1995
Homestead Inspections LLC has been providing quality home, condo and
commercial property inspections since 1995. Licensed by the state of Illinois,
Homestead Inspections also provides the following inspection services: mold inspection,
radon testing, and indoor air quality testing. We service the Chicago area,
downtown Chicago and surrounding suburbs.
The purchase of a home is probably the largest single investment you will ever make - learn as much as you can about the condition of the property and the need for any major repairs before you buy, so that you can minimize unpleasant surprises and difficulties afterwards.
Lastest News, Events & Articles
HCFC Phaseout (R-22 refrigerant)
HCFC, the refrigerant that is use in older Home central A/C units is being phased out,
beginning in 2010. There will be no production or importing of equipment that uses HCFC refrigerant. The cost of replacing your A/C unit will now cost more.
If your existing unit has a leak, the HVAC technician is required by law to find and repair the leak - no more giving your A/C a shot of gas for the season. Large fines are being imposed for technicians that do not follow the law. See HCFC and ozone depletion.
[More information available at the EPA website.]
EPA: New Lead-Based Paint Hazard
The new rule requires contractors and construction professionals that work in pre-1978 built
housing or child-occupied facilities to follow lead-safe work practice standards.
[See additional information here.]