Episode 50 Jeff Donaldson

Jeff Donaldson
Jeff Donaldson

My goal is to develop and grow a company that delivers home inspection services with a value several orders of magnitude greater than our fee.

Specialties:Buyer Home Inspections, Pre Marketing Home Inspections for sellers, Builder Warranty Home Inspections, Expert Witness Services, Insurance and Wind Mitigation Inspections


BBSG – Builders Buyer Services Group

December 2008 – Present (6 years 9 months)

BBSG manages new home warranties for builders. We enhance the the builder’s client satisfaction level by setting reasonable expectations and efficiently addressing warranty issues.


ACE Preferred Inspections, Inc.

November 2005 – Present (9 years 10 months)


Applied Construction Expertise, Inc.

March 1997 – Present (18 years 6 months)

Engineering consultant providing analysis, design and expert witness services on residential and light commercial structures.

Project Engineer

WR Riggs & Associates

June 1991 – March 1997 (5 years 10 months)

Project engineer responsible for coordinating multi discipline design efforts on capital projects at industrial process and manufacturing facilities. Experience includes pulp and paper, metal smelting, chemical processing and beverage industries.


US Navy

May 1986 – May 1991 (5 years 1 month)

Nuclear trained, engineer qualified, completed six strategic deterrent patrols on board USS Von Steuben (SSBN 632)

Jeff Donaldson is being interviewed by Preston Sandlin of Home Inspection Carolina and Ask the Charlotte Inspector

Episode 49 Greg Bryan

Greg Bryan
Greg Bryan

Favorite Book:

Bryan & Bryan Inspections / Titans Commercial Inspections

 – Present (21 years)Greater Houston Area


Greg Bryan oversees management and operations for both Bryan & Bryan Inspections and Titans Commercial Inspections.

Bryan & Bryan is one of Texas largest multi-inspector firms proudly setting the standards of Residential Inspection Services in the Greater Houston Area.

Titans Commercial provides commercial inspection services including Property Condition Assessments; Reserve Studies; Partial Inspections; Draw Inspections and Customized Inspection Services based on client needs. Whether a bank, investor, association, property manager, etc. we will exceed all expectations. We gladly customize the scope of our services to meet your unique specifications.

Greg Bryan of Bryan and Bryan Inspections is being interviewed by Preston Sandlin of Home Inspection Carolina and Ask the Charlotte Inspector.

Episode 48 Rory Warren

Rory Warren
Rory Warren

Warren Home Inspections offers residential real estate inspection, home energy auditing and home maintenance consulting services to home owners, buyers and sellers in the metrowest Boston MA area. The company conducts approximately 600 inspections and consultations annually. Warren Home Inspections, our home inspection division, is InterNACHI certified,licensed in MA, NEPMA registered and certified to deliver environmental reports by EDR.
Services may be scheduled directly on our webite at www.warrenhomeinspections.com

Warren Home Inspections is the premier inspection company in Massachusetts with over 25 years of experience in residential Real Estate Inspection.

Your Inspector is licensed and insured and has training that exceeds the standards of both the state andInterNachi.

Our detailed reports are prepared individually for you and are integrated with digital photography to identify any problems referenced in the report. They are delivered electronically within 24 hours of the inspection, eliminating the need for you to wait as they are written on-site. This ensures that you will receive the full attention of your Inspector to perform just what they were hired for, to inspect, and it allows you to get on with your day.

Buying a new home may be the biggest investment you’ll ever make. Although the process is very exciting it quickly becomes overwhelming. While the home you have selected may appear to be just what you’re looking for, how can you be sure there aren’t potentially serious unknown defects which can make your investment in your future a costly one. Having your new home professionally inspected by Warren Home Inspections as early as possible in the buying process can save you thousands of dollars on items which you may be able to have the seller or builder correct.

Warren Home Inspections is dedicated to providing you with valuable information about your new home. We thoroughly inspect all major components of the subject property to expose unknown defects and advise you about future maintenance about your home once the purchase is complete. Warren Home Inspections will give you the information you require to make an informed decision.

Providing home inspection services throughout eastern and central Massachusetts.

Rory Warren is being interviewed by Preston Sandlin of Home Inspection Carolina and Ask the Charlotte Inspector.

Episode 47 Jon Bolton

Jon Bolton

  • (2) B.S. Building Construction, Univ. of Florida
  • ASHI Certified Members #204955
  • FABI Registered Professional Inspectors RPI0354, RPI0736
  • State Certified Building Contractor CBC056105
  • Certified Level 1 Infrared Thermographers #18752, #18967
  • Certified Residential Thermographer #2014061902
  • ICC Residential Building Inspector #5180744-B1
  • ICC Certified Residential Plumbing Inspector #5180744-P1
  • State Certified Home Inspectors HI171, HI8396 , HI2299
  • State Certified Mold Assessor MRSA1841
  • EPA Certified Renovator RI-8391-10-0022
  • ITA Certified Manufactured Home Inspector #102802f
  • ITA trained Residential Inspection, Pool & Spa, Manufactured Homes
  • PaRR/FEMA Disaster Housing Inspector
  • SBCCI Certified Rehab. Inspector #1993
  • SBCCI Property Maintenance & Housing Inspector #056G
  • SBCCI Housing Rehab. Code Enforcement Officer #414
  • State Certified Radon Measurement Tech R1715
  • Combat veteran, Senior Chief, 26 years United States Navy
  • As heard on Simanton Real Estate show 660WORL, the Fred Allen Real Estate Show 660WORL, The Handyman Hour with Jeff & Debbie Gold 660WORL.
  • As read in The New York Times and CFRI, IRC and FABI Newsletters.

Jon Bolton is interviewed by Preston Sandlin of Home Inspection Carolina and Ask the Charlotte Inspector.