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Builder Warranties vs. Home Inspections: What’s the Difference?

You will require several factors when buying a newly built home. Two such factors are home inspections and builder warranties. We know there must be a couple of questions coming Read More

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How to Choose the Right Home Inspector for Your Summer Home Inspection

Summer is the best season to use your vacation home and create unforgettable memories with family. Before you begin your summertime activities, it is essential to make sure your property Read More

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Licensing Requirements to Become a Home Inspector in Arizona

To protect the quality and safety of properties, Arizona requires applicants for home inspection licenses to fulfill essential criteria. The need for knowledgeable inspectors is more significant than ever due Read More



It is estimated that a wooden structure has a 70% chance of being attacked by termites within 10 to 20 years. Termites are a problem that many Arizona property owners face at one time or another.

However, the good news is if you catch the infestation early, you have a higher likelihood to treat it quickly & easily – Prior to significant damage occurring. AJF’s Inspection Team can give you that peace of mind.


Homes that have had past or current water intrusion issues, may have mold. Certain types of mold, or high concentrations of mold, can be hazardous to your family’s health. Mold testing—and taking steps to combat its presence—can be an essential step in ensuring your new home is safe. This can be particularly important for the very young, the very old and people with allergies or other chronic conditions.


You cannot see, smell or taste radon, but it still may be a concern in your home

Radon is a radio active gas that has been found in homes all over the United States. It comes from the natural breakdown of uranium in soil, rock and water, and gets into the air we breathe.

Sewer Scope

Experienced Plumbers – AJF Employees & Standards

A sewer scope inspection uses a video attached to a snake-like cable to examine the home’s sewer line. This privately-owned pipeline leads from the house to the publicly owned main sewer line or septic tank. Sewer scope inspection can reveal damage to the pipes, blockages, and other problems. These problems, if not repaired, could lead to extensive costs and damages.