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Don is the owner and Chief Inspector at Heartland Building Inspections.  Heartland Building Inspections was the first professional, fee-paid, whole-house and building inspection company in southeast Missouri and St. Francois County.  

Don is a life-long resident of the area and has an extensive 41 years of experience in construction and background in designing and building homes, general contracting of residential, apartments, and commercial building construction, and maintenance. There is no substitute for actual design and construction experience as a builder. As the person solely responsible for building, Don knows how all of the materials will act and interact to make the building as trouble-free as possible.

As an inspector, he can bring this broad knowledge to our inspections of your home. He has performed thousands of whole-house and termite inspections for satisfied home buyers and sellers in St. Francois, Jefferson, Washington, Iron, Madison, Reynolds, St. Louis, and Ste. Genevieve Counties. Don has specialized in the building inspection industry for more than 28 years and provides the best possible service to clients.  He is personally recommended by several senior appraisers and appraisal offices. Additionally, he has performed specialty inspections for lending institutions and insurance companies for problem evaluations and guaranteed real estate home sale programs.

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Don inspects more than 500 items in the home from the foundation to the roof and everything in between. His clients are encouraged to accompany him on the inspection to ask any related questions and learn about the condition and operation of the property. This helps make the transition to your new home a smooth one!

Don is a Missouri State Certified Inspector for Onsite Wastewater Treatment Systems, Septic and Wells since 2001 and a licensed inspector with Missouri Department of Health and Senior Services. He is a member in good standing and certified by ESA (Environmental Solutions Association), and an Environmental Inspector for indoor and outdoor air quality, mold, and radon testing.

For the convenience of the Mineral Area Board of Realtors members, Heartland Building Inspections is lock-box ready with a Supra key for St. Francois, St. Genevieve, St. Louis, St. Charles and Jefferson Counties.

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