Home Inspection News Articles https://www.pillartopost.com/img/p2pLogo.png
Sign up for our newsletter:
Request a Home Inspection or call: 1-800-294-5591

Find your local inspector

Enter ZIP/Postal Code

Locator Map: USA Flag USA Canada Flag Canada

Former resident bringing home inspection service to Airdrie

Mike Becker is excited about his new home inspection business in Airdrie.

Becker recently launched his own Pillar to Post Home Inspectors business that will service property markets, by inspecting homes throughout the Airdrie region.

He has 19 years of experience in the oil and gas service industry as a Mechanical Engineer, but the uncertain economy led him to the business of home inspections.

“Alberta’s economic climate was challenging; and it did not take me long to discover that my qualifications and experience were not in high demand,” said Becker… Read More.

Posted on Friday, April 7, 2017

Work hard, play hard

Ozark resident battles adversity to train for Ironman Triathlon.

While most people deal with different adversity throughout their day-to-day life, one Ozark native deals with the constant adversity of having lost his leg over 20 years ago.

In the summer of 1995, Steven Greer was a recent Ozark High School graduate with intentions of competing in a triathlon.

And then, on Dec. 28, 1995, tragedy struck… Read More.

Posted on Thursday, April 6, 2017

After 30 Year IT Career, US Navy Vet Launches New Career in Home Inspection

Success changes people and sometimes, moving on from the most stellar of careers is the only way to step into visions of new life cultivated over decades of perfect performance. That is what a local, executive level IT quality assurance director, Eric McCoy had in mind when he left his three-decade IT career to launch a new venture; opening a Pillar to Post Home Inspectors® franchise that will serve the greater Johns Creek area markets.

Of his IT career, McCoy shared, “It was a great and rewarding career but I just felt it was time to move on.” McCoy also served in the U.S. Navy as an Operation Specialist on board the Battleship New Jersey BB 62 before starting his IT career saying “My time on the Battleship was an experience that I will remember and cherish forever. It was my honor.”

In February, McCoy began operating his Pillar to Post Home Inspectors business where he offers property inspection services to North Atlanta Metro area markets, including North Fulton, South Forsyth and Gwinnett Counties. McCoy also serves markets in cities beyond Johns Creek, such as Alpharetta, Roswell, Milton, Sandy Springs, Cumming, Suwanee, Duluth, Peachtree Corners, and Norcross… Read More.

Posted on Tuesday, March 21, 2017

Business Owner Proves It's Never Too Late To Earn A College Degree, Or Three

Dave Sumner had a lofty goal and he achieved it. Not content to rest on his laurels, he built upon his first achievement and turned it into another. But knowing where he came from and where he’s headed, it should come as no surprise to those who know Sumner.

Sumner is a franchisee of Pillar To Post, the largest home inspection company in North America and serves multiple counties throughout northwest Minnesota and northeast North Dakota.

For 25 years prior, he held positions in several industries, always holding true to his mantra of “if you take care of your company, your company will take care of you.” It worked as he earned numerous promotions and pay increases at every workplace… Read More.

Posted on Tuesday, September 20, 2016

Fireman to Pillar To Post Franchisee, Scott Frederick’s Transition

Scott and Megan Frederick purchased their Pillar To Post Home Inspectors franchise, which is called Pillar to Post – The Scott Frederick Team, in St. Louis, MO in August 2013. It was open and operating by October 2013. Scott shares his experience with Franchise Business Review.

What advice would you share with people considering purchasing a franchise? First identify your skill set and your interests. It’s important to be passionate about your industry since it will show in you communication with your clients and colleagues.

Why did you decide to go into franchising? The support of the franchisor and franchisees as well as the willingness to share ideas on success.

What kind of support do you get from fellow franchisees? When we first opened, I felt I had access to multiple franchisees in a similar situation. We talked and shared ideas, which helped with many learning curves. Now, I feel like I have a family… Read More.

Posted on Tuesday, August 30, 2016

« Newer Posts    Older Posts »