Ashburn Inspections
Proudly Serving the Pittsburgh Area 724-516-1665

Welcome to Pittsburgh's Choice for Superior
Home Inspections

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Michael J. Ashburn
Home Inspector / Investigator

President of PRO-ASHI
(Pittsburgh Chapter of the
American Society of Home Inspectors)

ASHI Certified Inspector, ACI  

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We are a local family owned ASHI Certified home inspection business in Pittsburgh that takes pride in helping all peoplwho are buying or selling homes in the
Pittsburgh and surrounding areas.
Michael J. Ashburn is an HCI-R / HAAG Certified Residential 
Roofing Inspector #201504301.  
This designation allows for greater experience in roofing inspections and the ability to work with insurance companies for roof damages. 

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Michael J. Ashburn # 201504301
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Michael focuses on educating you as the client about the building science 

of your home as a consultant.  We generate the entire report, not an office assistant.   
We will customize our work to your specific home inspection as we do not conform
to a franchise type busi
ness model or procedures.
 We work for you and assist in the process of buying or selling your home.
Infrared thermal scanning is used in areas of the home where issues may be suspected.  
This technology helps to see beyond a typical visual inspection that may help identify; small roof leaks, plumbing leaks, missing insulation,overheated electrical, and much more.


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We accept Cash/Checks or  

Home Inspections - Building Science Consultants
Multi-family Dwellings - 
Commercial  Services
  Radon Gas Testing - Infrared Thermal Scanning
WDI Inspections - Water Testing 

Performing Home Inspections Murrysville, Home Inspections Monroeville, home inspections Pittsburgh

Below are some recent Facebook &  Angie's List Reviews

 Angie's List Super Service Provider Award

                         Here's what some of my clients are saying about my services.

David P. - Just wanted to give a major credit, and thank you, to Michael Ashburn of Ashburn Inspections. Michael is a real estate inspector, President of the PRO-ASHI - Western Pa Home Inspectors Association, and a totally stand up guy. We have what I thought was a serious structural issue with the roof on our house. I have talked to several structural engineers about the issue and all of them basically said they had no idea what the problem was and that they would need to conduct a study to figure it out. Well, 10 minutes with Michael and after a pile of questions from him - he had the issue figured out. I was kind of skeptical but looked at the area he concluded was the issue. Yep - he was right: for probably $100 I can fix the problem. Bottom line - if you need a house inspector for a transaction, have a structural issue, or other issue with your house: I would highly recommend his firm.

Mark S. - The inspection couldn't have gone any better.  Mike and his assistant Dan were professional, extremely knowledgeable, and explained the work as they went along.  They were very cordial and answered all of our questions thoroughly and accurately.  They had an amazing amount of knowledge on the subject of home inspections and repairs.  The cost was very reasonable and the finished report was extremely thorough and included detailed notes, recommendations, and digital photographs that helped to explain the scope of work that was done on every section of the house.

Buying a home is a major purchase and can be very nerve-racking. We felt a lot better knowing that Mike and Dan had done the inspection beforehand.  Every detail of the job was attended to professionally, and their knowledge and recommendations will be very helpful for years to come.  Their level of expertise in every area of home inspection, from pest control and radon to water damage and insulation - was very evident and very comforting.  Ashburn Inspections LLC will be the ONLY inspection company that we will recommend to our friends and family.  It was a job extremely well done.

John M. -   Michael Ashburn performed a home inspection, radon testing, and wood-destroying insect infestation inspection.
AL Member Comments: Fantastic.  Michael Ashburn has a great hands-on background in homes and a common-sense approach to home inspection.  He was very, incredibly thorough and I couldn't be more pleased with his work.  I was present for the entire inspection and he welcomed my feedback and concerns in a positive manner.  He was receptive to my comments and investigated things which I was concerned about.  He also completed radon testing and completed a wood-destroying pest infestation inspection.  Lastly he gave the house a thermal efficiency check with a thermal imagine scanner, which he used on the entire house as well as the electrical service.  He was mostly concerned about the things that really matter - whether the building was structurally sound, what condition the plumbing, electrical, and windows were in, how sound the furnace and water heater were, etc.  I have seen reports where inspectors try to be "code enforcers" rather than perform a function and safety inspection of the home.  Michael's focus was constantly on whether or not the home was a good investment, how safe the home was - really whether or not it had any major issues.   The inspection was over around noon on Saturday, and I had the report back Saturday evening.  All 60 pages of it.  I'm sure the seller wasn't  happy to see it, but I was.  I cannot emphasize how impressed I was with Michael and how highly I recommend his work.

Courtney E.  -   Michael performed a thorough home inspection and radon test.
 I called Michael, recommended by my mother, who recently bought a home on her own.  Not only did he call me back, he texted me, which as a working single mother, made communication so much easier.  He showed up, was super friendly, was super thorough, used technology (software on his iphone) to capture his notes.  He really made sure that I knew what he was talking about and what it might take to take care of the issues that arose.  The inspection was complete at 5:30pm on Thursday, by 8am on Friday I had my completed report.  Michael goes above and beyond, in communicating, following up and touching base.  
The home buying process is full of talking to so many different people, and throughout this, Michael was the most on top of everything and such a pleasure to hear from.  I say hear from, because he was always in touch with me before I ever needed to reach out to him.    I highly recommend him.    Proactive, Professional, Reliable, Friendly, and Definitely THE BEST!

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