Home Inspections in Townsend, MA
My name is Wayne Czybora. I started Bonafide Home Inspections back in 1994 with the goal of providing a superior home inspection so homebuyers can feel good about moving into their new home. Prior to that, I was an exterminator for 7 years and have retained my pest license ever since. This experience comes in handy when looking for signs of insect damage, as insects can cause significant damage to a house. It is highly unlikely that you will find another home inspector with that much experience in pest control (if any at all) along with that much experience in home inspections. Now, I'm not just talking about having a pest license. I'm talking about having the actual experience as an exterminator. Anyone can get a pest license.
If you want to find some of the best home inspectors in MA and NH, you really need to do some research. There's nothing worse than moving into a house and then realizing that you need to sink $20,000 into it right away, all because of an incompetent home inspector.
First, go to the State's Board of Home Inspectors' website and make sure the inspector's license is still valid. Second, check the inspector out at the Better Business Bureau. Check for complaints and read any reviews that may be posted. And don't just go for the cheapest home inspector. In this business, oftentimes you generally get what you pay for. Whatever you're spending for that house, it's a lot of money and searching for a home inspector with a “bargain hunter's” mentality is definitely not the right approach. Hope to hear from you soon.
Introduction to Townsend, Massachusetts
Townsend was first settled in 1676, and was officially incorporated in 1732. It is named in honor of a British cabinet minister, Viscount Charles Townshend. In 1733, the first mill was built in Townsend Harbor, which is presently a major tourist attraction.
Townsend and Nearby Attractions
- Willard Brook State Park
- Townsend State Forest
- Walden Pond
- Conant House
- Children’s Metamorphosis Museum
Things To Do In Townsend
The Children’s Metamorphosis Museum, the DeCordova Museum and Sculpture Park, the Lawrence L. Lee Scouting Museum, and the Peterborough Historical Society Museum are some of the museums in the area. The Squannacook River provides opportunities for boating, swimming and fishing. Townsend State Forest, Willard Brook State Park, and Pearl Hill State Park have provisions for fishing, swimming, horse back riding, picnicking, and camping. Historical sites such as the Gropius House and the Minute Man National Historical Park provide information pertaining to the local history.
Logan International Airport is a major airport nearby.
Townsend Higher Education
Colleges nearby include Fitchburg State College, Mount Wachusett Community College and Quinsigamond Community College.
A Complete Home Inspection
- Exterior home inspection (walls,trim,grading)
- Porch, patio, balcony and deck home inspection
- Roof, flashing, and chimney home inspection
- Structural integrity home inspection
- Interior (walls,floors,ceilings,windows)
- Attic home inspection (including ventilation)
- Basement home inspection (water seepage)
- Heating system home inspection
- Cooling system home inspection
- Plumbing system home inspection
- Electrical system home inspection
- Termite (VA) home inspection (add’l fee)
- Radon testing (add’l fee)
- Water analysis (add’l fee)