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Dwight “Skip” Stackhouse Earns Certified Master Inspector® Designation
Detroit, MI.  (February, 2014)–DeBrikHaus Home Inspections is pleased to announce that Skip Stackhouse is now credentialed as a Certified Master Inspector (CMI)®, which is the inspection industry’s top professional designation.
The Master Inspector Certification Board has awarded the Certified Master Inspector (CMI)® designation to Mr. Stackhouse for demonstrating the highest level of competency by completing over 1,000 fee-paid inspections and/or hours of inspection-related Continuing Education, for having been in the inspection business for at least three years, for abiding by the industry’s toughest Code of Ethics, for agreeing to periodic background checks, and for achieving an A+ rating with the Better Business Bureau based on 16 factors, the highest approval rating issued.
Mr. Stackhouse wishes to thank his clients, brokers and realtors for their continued support of DeBrikHaus Home Inspections, now celebrating more than 20 years in the home inspection industry and specializing in historic homes and new-construction inspections, with emphasis on preservation and restoration.


DeBrikHaus Home Inspections is a premier inspection services company serving the Greater Detroit Metropolitan Area for over eighteen years.  We provide a qualified team of experienced home inspectors dedicated to maximizing the quality of life
 for home owners and occupants. Our goal is to empower the buyer with knowledge and security. We serve both residential and commercial housing.


Using the latest 3-D software and technologies, we provide a comprehensive summary and a complete inspection report printed at the site or sent directly to your e-mail address. We use advanced technologies, tools and equipment to provide a thorough and complete home inspection experience. We are competitively priced, offering one-to-two day response on inspection requests, on-line price quotes and scheduling, and a series of preventative home maintenance tips packages with your inspection report.  All major systems are inspected including: roof, gutters, grading and garage; Heating and cooling, attic, insulation and ventilation; plumbing and baths; interior walls, ceilings and floors.  We advise you when to bring in the specialists, and estimate a price range of repair or replacement costs giving you peace of mind regarding your new major investment.  


Our lead inspector, Dwight Stackhouse, has years of experience in the field of home inspections and construction, providing more than 10,000 home inspections during his career.  Mr. Stackhouse has trained many home inspectors in Michigan. He developed course material and has instructed many classes in home inspection training for career, investment and business programs, as well as providing expertise in historical home restoration, construction rehabs and renovations. Most recently, he served on assignment to the Detroit Landbank Authority, as construction manager and consulted with the Michigan Historical Society on the preservation and reconstruction of Detroit area homes.


DeBrikHaus clients include an extensive list of residential home buyers, Realtors of many brands and services, the Michigan State Housing Development Authority (MHSDA) UAW-Ford, UAW Diamler-Chrysler, HUD, the Detroit Landbank Authority, Middleton Real Estate School and many community based and civic organizations. Everyone benefits from a home inspection. Buyers are informed about their new purchase. Sellers minimize liabilities and expedite sales. The lenders’ investment is protected and Realtors have satisfied customer that lead to valuable referrals.

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Our team is available to respond to your contractual commitments and inspection needs seven (7) days a week. When you “really” want to know, call DeBrikHaus at 313-241-0207 to schedule your appointment. Our web-based, on-line request service is coming soon. We look forward to servicing all of your inspection needs.