Contact Jeff at 224-715-0457

Qualifications

  • I am licensed by the State of Illinois. Lic #450.003757
  • I am licensed by the International Municipal Signal Association (IMSA) Level 1
  • I am a licensed electrician
  • I am a member of IBEW Union Local 150 in Lake County, Illinois
  • I have been involved in renovating homes since 1999

    I am an InterNACHI member and as required :
  • Have to pass InterNACHI's  Online Inspector Examination  every year with a score of 80 or better.  (This general, not association-specific exam is open and free to all).
  • Have to complete InterNACHI's online Ethics Obstacle Course. (This open book Ethics course is open and free to all).
  • Have to take InterNACHI's online Standards of Practice Quiz (This open book Standards of Practice quiz is open and free to all).
  • Have to sign and submit an Affidavit.
  • Have to adhere to InterNACHI's Standards of Practice.
  • Have to abide by InterNACHI's Code of Ethics.
  • Have to continue learning (24 hours/year) as per InterNACHI's Continuing Education Policy.
  • Have to maintain a member Online Continuing Education Log (free) as per InterNACHI's Continuing Education Policy.
  • Have to (if never performed a home inspection for a fee) submit 4 mock inspections to InterNACHI's Report Review Committee (free) before performing their first home inspection for a client.
  • Have to (within 10 days after joining) login to NACHIs educational message board.
  • Have to (within 30 days after joining) complete InterNACHI's comprehensive online Residential Standards of Practice course (free). 
  • Have to (before or within 30 days after joining) complete InterNACHI's onlind Structural course (free). 
  • Have to (within 45 days after joining) complete InterNACHI's comprehensive online Plumbing course (free) including all the quizzes within and pass its final exam.
  • Have to (within 45 days after joining) complete InterNACHI's comprehensive online Electrical course (free) including all the quizzes within and pass its final exam.  
  • Have to (before or within 45 days of joining) complete InterNACHI's comprehensive online Safe Practices course (free) including all the quizzes within.
  • Have to (within 60 days after joining) complete InterNACHI's comprehensive online Roofing course (free) including all the quizzes within and pass its final exam.
  • Have to (within 60 days after joining) complete InterNACHI's comprehensive online Wood Destroying Organism course (free) including all the quizzes within and pass its final exam. 
  • Have to (within 60 days after joining) complete InterNACHI's online 25 Standards Every Inspector Should Know course (free) and pass its final exam. 
  • Have to (within first 3 months after joining) apply for a membership photo I.D. (free).
  • Have to (within first 3 months after joining) complete InterNACHI's comprehensive online Moisture Intrusion Inspection course (free) including all the quizzes within and pass its final exam. 
  • Have to (within first 6 months after joining) complete InterNACHI's online Vermiculite Insulation mini-course (free) including all the quizzes within.
  • Have to (within first 6 months after joining) complete InterNACHI's online Polybutylene Plumbing mini-course (free) including all the quizzes within.
  • Have to (within first 6 months after joining) complete InterNACHI's online Water Heater TPR Valve Discharge Piping mini-course (free) including all the quizzes within.
  • Have to (within first 6 months after joining) complete InterNACHI's online Emergency Exit mini-course (free) including all the quizzes within.
  • Have to re-take and pass InterNACHI's Online Inspector Examination again, every year (free).
  • Have to (before or within first 18 months after joining) complete InterNACHI's online Log Home course (free) including all quizzes within and pass its final exam.
  • Have to (before or within first 18 months after joining) complete InterNACHI's online GreenBuilding course (free) including all quizzes within and pass its final exam. 
  • Have to (before or within 2 years after joining) complete at least 8 hours of advanced or beyond Standard of Practice coursework (reasonable exceptions apply).
  • Have to (within 3 years after joining) complete InterNACHI's online Mold Inspection course (free) including all quizzes within and pass its final exam.
  • Have to (within 3 years after joining) complete InterNACHI's online Radon Measurement Service Provider course (free) including all quizzes within and pass its final exam. 
  • Have to (within 3 years after joining) complete InterNACHI's online Commercial Inspection course (free) including all quizzes within and pass its final exam. 
  • Have to (within 3 years after joining) complete InterNACHI's online Inspecting Foundation Walls and Piers course (free) including all quizzes and pass its final exam.  
  • Have to attend at least one chapter meetings or educational seminars every two years (reasonable exceptions apply).