THE HOME SEAL ADVANTAGE
Lou Schneider, founder and President of Home Seal Services, began his business in 1991. He has performed well over 10,000 Inspections and is still going strong. Tim Harriger joined Home Seal Services in 2004 and has amassed over 5,000 Inspections. Both men worked in construction and remodeling giving them a firm foundation for their inspection careers. Lou taught the pre-licensing classes for Home Inspectors for the State of Maryland at Wor-Wic Community College for several years. Tim has served on the Delaware State Board of Directors for Home Inspectors for 6 years. Both men are dedicated to giving outstanding service and their considerable knowledge to their customers at every inspection.
Lou Schneider, President of Home Seal Services, Inc. holds a Bachelor of Science degree from the University of Baltimore in Business Administration. He has been involved in the construction industry and building maintenance since 1974. Lou has served as a foreman in construction and remodeling contracting, and as a Maintenance Property Manager overseeing 9 apartment complexes consisting of over 1800 apartment units. Lou is a licensed home improvement contractor in Maryland.
An inspector on the Eastern Shore since 1991, he has performed over 10,000 home inspections. Lou has been an instructor at WOR-WIC Community College teaching the Pre-Licensing class for home inspectors required for licensing in the State of Maryland. He is himself a licensed home inspector in the states of Maryland, Delaware, and Virginia and is an ACI, ASHI Certified Inspector. ASHI (American Society Of Home Inspectors) Certification comes from the NCCA, National Commission for Certifying Agencies.
Employed in the construction business for more than 30 years, Tim has enjoyed a varied background from pipeline and electric companies to residential and commercial contracting work. His experience is diverse and includes work in foundations, framing, roofing, flooring, drywall, plumbing and painting. Tim has been involved in the construction of over 250 new homes and over 1500 home and condominium renovations.
Tim has been employed by Home Seal Services, Inc. since 2004 and has completed over 5,000 inspections. After extensive training and testing Tim became a member of ASHI, the American Society of Home Inspectors and has been certified as an ACI (ASHI Certified Inspector). ASHI Certification comes from the NCCA, National Commission for Certifying Agencies. Tim is a licensed inspector in the States of Maryland and Delaware. He has been certified for Radon Testing by C.E.R.T.I. the Center for Environmental Research and Technology Inc.
At the request of Governor Markell, Tim was appointed to the Delaware State Board of Directors for Home Inspectors for a term of three years starting in the fall of 2012 and has been requested to continue serving on the Board through 2018.