Norm's Certifications


Level 1 infrared thermography certification consists of 4 days of training, a closed book ISO 9001 approved test, and submission of a field project to the ITC (infrared training center). The IR primer describes in detail the information a Level 1 thermographer must comprehend, test on, and apply to receive this certification.

Norm also holds FLIR level 2 and Building Investigation certifications.

Norm is certified in Hydronic heating (boilers) and is also a Certified Backflow Specialist. He has EPA credentials for refrigerant handling.

His extensive background in the mechanical trades, as well as these professional credits, make him the most experienced inspector in the Kansas City area.

Recent News


The U.S. Department of Energy Recommendations
The U.S. Department of Energy now advises home buyers to get an infrared (thermographic) inspection before making a final purchasing decision...
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Good Stucco Gone Bad!
When people don't know what they are doing you have good stucco gone bad. If your home, new or old has stucco you need to read this.
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Problems Lurking Behind Bad Stucco
An article from the front page of the Kansas City Star digging into bad stucco jobs and what to look for.
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