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What Housing Services do we provide?

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Community Action of Allegan County provides a number of housing inspection and evaluation services for homeowners, realtors, contractors, builders, code inspectors, and property managers. These services include InterNACHI Certified Home Inspections, Healthy Home Evaluations, Housing Quality Services (HQS), and Construction Blower Door Testing.

Internachi Home Inspection

InterNACHI Home Inspection

Community Action of Allegan County offers comprehensive home inspection services to our community. Whether you’re a homeowner, buyer, or seller, our InterNACHI certified inspectors  provide thorough assessments to ensure your home is safe and secure. We inspect electrical systems, plumbing, HVAC systems, roofing, insulation, and more. With our comprehensive reports, you’ll gain insights into potential issues and recommendations for improvements, ensuring your home is safe, comfortable, and efficient.

Healthy Home Evaluation

Healthy Home Evaluation

The Healthy Home Evaluation is an assessment of factors affecting indoor air quality, structure, durability, and occupant health.

HQS Inspection

HQS Inspection

Housing Quality Service offers assessment of rental properties to ensure compliance with federal housing standards for homeowners, Realtors, and Voucher-based Grant Recipients.

Construction Blower Door

Construction Blower Door

Construction Blower Door Testing tests to measure code compliant air tightness and identifies leaks in new buildings for contractors, builders, landlords, property management companies, or code inspection companies.

Energy Audits

Energy Audits

A weatherization energy auditor assesses residential or commercial buildings to identify energy inefficiencies and recommend improvements to increase energy efficiency and reduce energy costs. They typically conduct thorough inspections, analyzing factors like insulation, HVAC systems, windows, and doors, and then provide detailed reports outlining specific measures for improvement, such as sealing air leaks, adding insulation, or upgrading appliances. Their goal is to help clients save energy and money while improving comfort and sustainability.