Credit:By WSAW Staff STEVENS POINT, Wis. (WSAW)
Technology is making its way into many industries including home inspection.
At a conference Friday in Stevens Point, professionals gathered to discuss new ways to incorporate things like drones into their inspections.
The process of using drones and robotic vehicles like the crawl-bot for inspections is making the process safer and more efficient.
Michael Carson of Inspect it Right Home Inspections said conferences like these are important.
“It’s important for home inspectors to hands on. You can get education through internet, what not, but it’s nothing like getting, being one on one with the peers. Getting the feedback, learning from each other and approaching the house as a whole. it just makes you a better all around home inspector,” Carson explained.
A certified drone pilot was also in attendance discussing the use of drones to inspect high chimneys, roofing systems and other hard to see and reach areas of the home.