Inspection News and Views from the American Society of Home Inspectors

Rick Bunzel

Telephone : 360-588-9956

Rick Bunzel is the principle inspector with Pacific Crest Inspections and an ASHI Certified Inspector. He holds a BA in business marketing and has chaired the marketing and public relations committees for a national home inspection organization. Locally, he chairs the North Puget Sound Board of Realtor’s Communications Committee and is a firefighter/EMT with the Mt. Erie Fire Department in Anacortes, Wash.

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Articles authored

Flashlight Shootout 2018, November 2018

Crawl Space Inspections: Practical Information and Tips for Inspections, February 2018

Sump Pump Systems: Practical Information and Tips for Inspections, August 2017

American Disabilities Act Inspections, February 2017

Flashlight Shootout 2016, February 2016

Reviews, June 2015

Inspecting, December 2013

Cyber Security for the Home Inspector, April 2013

Compact Ladder Test, January 2013

Ladder Safety, November 2012

Flashlight Shootout 2012, January 2012

Planning for 2011, November 2010

Making it in a Tough Marketplace, December 2009