Barry Saugens Inspections

About Me

Hello, my name is Barry Saugen and I am the primary inspector for Barry Saugen Inspections.  I am a certified member of the International Association of Certified Home Inspectors (InterNACHI) Membership ID: InterNACHI05020720. I have over 20 years experience and have performed over 20,000 inspections.

My wife, Stacie, our office manager, does the scheduling for the business so I can concentrate on the inspections.

What I Do

I perform non-biased inspections that offer guidance and direction for my clients.  With over 20 years of construction and inspection experience and over 12,000 inspections performed, I am able to assist my clients to help make their decision.

  • Home/Property Inspections
  • REO (Bank Owned) Inspections
  • Builder Warranty Inspections
  • Insurance Inspections
  • Maintenance Inspections
  • Project Consultation
  • Foreclosure Inspections
  • Rental Inspections
  • Damage Inspections
  • Litigation Inspections

Report Policy

Our policy is to have our reports out to our clients by email within 2 business days, but we consistently have them out within 24 hours.

Timeliness is extremely important in this business, contingencies can be short, if our agents need a rush, we always do our best to accommodate

What I Inspect

A Full Inspection Includes:  As an InterNACHI member I must adhere to InterNACHI Standards of Practice.  This means I will attempt to inspect all of the following (when accessible):

  • Roof, vents, flashings and trim
  • Gutters and downspouts
  • Skylight(s), chimney(s), and other roof penetrations
  • Decks, stoops, porches, walkways and railings
  • Eaves, soffit and fascia
  • Grading and drainage
  • Basement, foundation and crawlspace
  • Water penetration and foundation movement
  • Heating and cooling systems
  • Main water shut off valves
  • Water heating system
  • Interior plumbing fixtures and faucets
  • Drainage sump pumps
  • Electrical service line and meter box
  • Main disconnect and service amperage
  • Electrical panels, breakers and fuses
  • Grounding and bonding
  • GFCI's and AFCI's
  • Fireplace, damper door and hearth
  • Insulation and ventilation
  • Garage doors, safety sensors and openers

And much more! 

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Barry Saugen Inspections

9328 Elk Grove Blvd, Ste. 105, Box 324, Elk Grove, CA 95624

 Phone:  (408) 348-2262

 Email: Barry@calinspector.com