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Photo Surveys - PLPOS

These surveys require our inspector to take a customer specified number of photo's of the dwelling and/or property.
Observation Surveys - PL3

Our inspector makes an outside observation of building to determine construction, condition, maintenance, hazards, and protection. A photo of the front and rear is taken along with photos of any unusual conditions or hazards.
Dwelling Observation and Value Survey - PL5RCT

This inspection includes all of the above. Also, the inspector measures the building, draws a diagram, and provides exterior information used to calculate present-day replacement cost. We now license MS/B RCT, MSB High Value, R.S. Means, ISO HomeValue, and XActvalue replacement cost calculation methods.
Mid-Range Dwelling Survey - PL6

This survey provides everything in the above survey plus photos and descriptions of interior features. Our inspector makes an appointment with the homeowner and walks through the interior to determine 1) extra built-ins affecting replacement cost and 2) existence of any damage on the inside of the home. This survey is usually requested on older homes or homes in the $300,000 -- $500,000 range.
 
High Value Dwelling Survey - PLHVBE

This survey is our top of the line dwelling inspection. It includes all of the above features plus a room by room inspection of the home. Inside measurements of such items as counter tops are taken. The finished survey includes a full narrative description of the home, its condition, maintenance, and protection as well as a detailed replacement cost computation using the MS/B High Value replacement cost method. This survey is usually requested on homes over $500,000.
Electrical & Heating Survey - EHP

This inspection requires our inspector to inspect the electrical, heating, and plumbing of the dwelling. A photo is taken of the fuse or circuit breaker box, the heating plant, and any unusual or hazardous items noted. This survey may be ordered as a stand-alone report or as a supplement to another dwelling report.

Wood Burning Stove - WBS

This inspection requires our inspector to inspect the wood burning stove. We report on the condition and type of stove along with installation, clearances, and ash disposal. This survey may be ordered as a stand alone report or as a supplement to another dwelling report

 

Coastal Exposure Survey – COAST  

This survey provides information about distance from and height above water along with other pertinent information such as trees within falling distance.  This survey may be ordered as a supplement to any other GIS inspection.

Flood Survey – FLOOD

This survey provides information about the insured building with special attention to flooding concerns.This survey may be ordered as a stand alone report or as a supplement to any other GIS inspection.

 

Bed & Breakfast Survey – B&B

This survey focuses on the special concerns presented by a bed and breakfast operation.  Our inspector makes an appointment and inspects inside and outside.  Photos include guest rooms and kitchen area.

Dog Supplement - DOG

This survey requires our inspector to make an appointment and "meet" the dog. We photograph the dog and provide information about breed, weight, trainning, temperament, bite history, neighborhood, etc. This survey may be ordered as a supplement to any other GIS inspection.

Custom Surveys

We are happy to work with customer report forms or even design a form and service specifically for a customer's needs. Examples are small commercial risks and market research projects.
Other customer services include:

Electronic ordering via FTP, e-mail, or through our web site. GIS customers may view the status and progress of their report requests from order to completion right on our web site Digital report delivery via e-mail or CD ROM
No voice mail -- you always talk to a friendly, helpful person. Service in all 50 states through our national network. Completed reports may be viewed on-line, downloaded, e-mailed, or printed.
All of your inspection reports are archived for a minimum of 7 years.  All of them may be searched and sorted to help you manage your inspection.
 


Our Customer Service Policy

  • Recognizing that service is all we have to sell, and that our customers are our most valued assets, we pledge to offer at least the following level of services and advantages to all of our customers.
  • All GIS reports are quality reviewed before being released to the client.
  • Every effort will be made to return our reports in less than 30 work days from receipt of the order. In fact, any report that does not require an appointment will be completed within 35 work days in our hands or it is FREE
  • All GIS field representatives wear photo identification cards with neck lanyards at all times while conducting inspections.
  • All GIS field representatives are bonded.
  • GIS carries all appropriate business insurance policies. Certificates are available upon request.
  • We have no voice mail at GIS. When you call us, you will always speak to a friendly, helpful person.
  • Our field force of over 175 men and women are supported by full time, employee staff inspectors in the field and supervisory and replacement cost specialists in the office.
  • We offer seamless coverage through 100% of the Northeast US, everywhere east of Ohio and north of Virginia and West Virginia.
  • Orders are accepted any way that suits our client. This includes, US Mail, FAX, phone, e-mail, FTP, and ordering through our web-site.
  • GIS customers have the opportunity to follow the progress of their inspection request through our system by checking the status of the inspection on our web-site.
  • Completed reports may be viewed on-line, downloaded, e-mailed, or printed.
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