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  • Whole House Inspections for Buyers & Sellers

    Sherlock Home Inspectors, Inc. is a complete inspection service locally owned and operated. We at Sherlock Home Inspectors realize that purchasing a home is one of the largest investments you will ever make. Let us help you make that investment with confidence. Every inspection is done as if we were purchasing the house ourselves. We are highly trained inspectors that give you a professional, impartial report. Our thousands of satisfied clients are our best references. Contact us today!

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Sherlock Home Inspectors offer a comprehensive home inspection. We examine the building from top to bottom, including the surrounding areas of your home. We will inspect roof, foundation, structure, plumbing, electrical, furnace & A/C, and more. For a complete list of the items we check, click the button below.

Whole House Inspections

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man checking for radeon

Radon is a cancer-causing, naturally occurring, radioactive gas. Rocks with uranium were pushed by glaciers and were deposited in this area. Radon is the last breakdown of uranium when it becomes a gas. It enters through seams and gaps in the foundation. Testing is the only way to determine your radon level. Order your test today. Click the button below to read more about radon.

Radon Inspections

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EIFS (Exterior Insulation Finish Systems) is a wall finished system that has the appearance of stucco. Severe structural problems can occur behind incorrectly installed and leaking EIFS systems even though the exterior surface appears normal. We recommend you have an inspection to identify the problem locations and to determine what repairs may be required. Click the button below to read more about EIFS.

Stucco/EIFS

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Mold On Wall

Mold is a living organism that produces spores. Mold spores are found on most surfaces, interior and exterior. Mold is very necessary for decomposition; however, excessive mold growth within our homes and buildings should not occur and may have detrimental effects on the inhabitants and the structure of the building.

Mold & Moisture Inspections

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A Sherlock Home Inspection… An Essential for Every Home

Welcome to our web site. We at Sherlock Home Inspectors realize that purchasing a home is one of the largest investments you will ever make. Let us help you make that investment with confidence.

We hope this site will help you learn about home inspections and the importance of using a professional ASHI certified inspector. The American Society of Home Inspectors (ASHI) is the foremost authority on home inspection in the nation. The organization’s Standards of Practice and Code of Ethics are benchmarks of professional performance in the field. Membership in ASHI is the greatest assurance consumers can have regarding the qualifications of a home inspector.

We offer the following:

  • Whole House Inspections
  • Commercial Building Inspections
  • Termite Inspection
  • Radon Testing
  • Stucco/EIFS (Synthetic Stucco) Inspections
  • Well Evaluation & Water Sampling
  • Indoor Air Quality
  • Mold Testing
  • Moisture Analysis
  • Expert Witness Services

Please visit the other pages on our site to learn more about our inspections and qualifications.

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ASHI

Certified Inspector:

Lowell Leemkuil
#2001

Iowa Radon Measurement Specialists: #S00120

Nebraska Radon Measurement Specialists: #009

Iowa Termite Inspector # 16369

South Dakota Home Inspection  #10367

Sherlock Home Inspectors Inc.

3911 5th Avenue, Sioux City, IA 51106

Office: 712 274-9617 Toll Free: 888-945-3962

Email: sherlockhome@cableone.net