Home inspections are available in Hillsborough, Polk, Pasco, Manatee, Hernado and Pinellas, counties of Florida by Chief Home Inspections a certified home inspector.
Richard Hyland is retired from the military sea services (Navy and Coast Guard) where he conducted inspections for nearly two decades. His many years of experience have given him a critical eye for safety and compliance to standards. Keeping our seaports and ships safe was a very rewarding duty for him. After leaving active duty, he spent 20 years in property maintenance. He has experience with all the systems (plumbing, electrical, air conditioning and heating) you find in your home. The years spent in the South Florida Carpenters Union Apprenticeship Program gave him his formal building and carpentry training. He is an EPA certified air conditioning technician. Richard has also received formal home inspection education from Inspection Training Associates (ITA); as well as, annual continual educational credits. He is a member of the InterNational Association of Certified Home Inspectors (InterNACHI) and a board member of Floirda InterNACHI. He is a Florida licensed, certified and insured Home Inspector. Richard is a Certified Master Inspector®, has completed more than 1,000 inspections and/or hours of Continuing Education, has been in business for more than six years, abides by the Master Inspector Certification Board's strict Code of Ethics, and abides by a Board-approved Standards of Practice. He has also passed a criminal background check required by the Master Inspector Certification Board.