About Us

Friday, January 18, 2019

Richard McGarry has been a Florida-certified general contractor (#CGC-001310) since 1972, building both commercial and residential structures, and is a Florida-certified home inspector (#HI-15). He also takes annual continuing education courses offered by multiple home inspection and building contractor associations, and is a member of the International Association of Certified Home Inspectors, and a Florida Wood Destroying Organism Inspector (#JE130411).


Gregory Madsen is a Florida-certified building contractor (#CBC-1250725) since 2003, with experience in constructing both commercial and residential structures, and is a Florida-certified home inspector (#HI-27). Greg also takes annual continuing education courses offered by multiple home inspection and building contractor associations, and is a member of the International Association of Certified Home Inspectos, and a Florida Certified Pest Control Operator (#JF177361), and a member of the Certified Pest Control Operators Association of Florida and the International Code Council.


    We have been doing home inspections since 2002, and reported on over 7500 homes and commercial buildings. After spending many years in the Florida Keys and Gainesville, we are now located in The Villages and our service area is North Central Florida, primarily Marion, Alachua, Sumter and Lake counties.

    When not out inspecting or writing blog posts about our constantly-evolving profession, we enjoy the pickle ball, town square music, bowling, parties, and bike trails around our neighborhood.




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