Donald was one of the founders of Home Inspection Associates. He inspected homes for over 50 years before passing away in 2015.
Don earned his degree in Civil and Structural Engineering from Tufts University in 1955. Prior to the establishment of Home Inspection Assoc., Inc. in 1960, Donald worked on several structural engineering projects such as, army base design and procurement for Project Deep Freeze in Antarctica for the U.S. government, highway design and development for the Massachusetts Dept. of Public Works, and airport construction and design in upstate New York and New Jersey for the Federal Aviation Administration in New York. Donald switched from engineering for commercial property to residential property with the establishment of his business, Home Inspection Assoc.
He was very charitable with his time and commitment. Don was a member of several prominent northern Massachusetts hospital and nursing homes assuming the role of overseeing large scale construction projects and expansions. His commitment to supporting charitable organizations is carried on with the rest of the Home Inspection team.
Bob was a full time home inspector from 1971 until his passing in 2014. Bob inspected homes for over 40 years. Bob was so proud when his son, Greg, joined the business. His son Greg and soon, Chris and Sam.
Bob began his home inspection career as an apprentice to his father, Sam, a founder of Home Inspection Assoc.During his prior experience, he worked in construction for various companies. He performed installation and operational work on a variety of property systems including roofs, foundations, heating and air conditioning, and general property structure. In addition, Bob operated heavy machinery during his construction years. He carries a hoisting engineer’s license and is a member of the local 4, hoisting engineer’s union. Bob has carried over his extensive knowledge of property systems and construction practices to his work as a home inspector today.