Our team:


billWilliam “Bill” Garwood

Prior to becoming a home inspector, Bill owned and operated a construction company for 15 years. The combination gives him over 30 years of experience with residential and light commercial buildings. He has provided expert witness testimony in construction litigation cases and has been an inspector for the Residential Warranty Corporation and Homebuyers 2-10 warranty corp. In addition to home inspections, Bill has been training home inspectors and teaching building code to inspectors and builders in the Atlanta area since 1993. You may have seen Bill’s column, “Ask The Inspector” in the Atlanta Journal Constitution. 

Bill has a Bachelors degree from Rollins College and a Masters degree from Emory University.

CERTIFICATIONS:

ASHI Certified Member
 ICC Code certified
 Mold Inspector
 Earthcraft House
    Asbestos in Buildings

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jeffJeff Nichols

Prior to becoming a home inspector, Jeff had a professional career in business with leadership positions in both large and small companies in the high-tech manufacturing sector. He has also been a college instructor in the School of Business. Jeff started his home inspection business in 1993. In 1994 he and Bill Garwood were founding members in what would become Edifice Training and Development, Inc. providing training classes for the inspection and building community. The company is also licensed through the Georgia Association of Realtors to provide classes to real estate agents.

Jeff holds an MBA from the University of Maine, is certified as a Radon Inspector and a Level 1 Infrared Thermographer.

CERTIFICATIONS:

ASHI Certified Member
 ICC Code certified
 Mold Inspector
    Earthcraft House
    Radon Inspector
    Level 1 Infrared Thermographer

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charlesCharles Mann

Prior to becoming a home inspector in 2001, Charles owned and operated a residential real estate company for more than five years, purchasing, repairing and selling distressed homes in metro Atlanta. Charles has been a valuable member of the Edifice team since 2004 and brings his unique skills to our investor client base seeking guidance through the foreclosure and rehab phase of their investment process.

 

  CERTIFICATIONS:

  ASHI Certified Member
  ICC Code certified
  Mold Inspector
  Earthcraft House
  Level 1 Infrared Thermographer

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CraigCraig Singley

Prior to becoming a home inspector in 2008, Craig worked as a purchasing agent then a contractor for a large property management firm in Atlanta involving many midtown properties aged from the 1920's to the 1980's.  Afterwards he worked as an independent renovations contractor for ten years before pursuing a career in the industrial coatings industry to achive certification as an industrial coatings inspector.  Craig has been part of the Edifice team since 2014.  

 

CERTIFICATIONS:
ASHI Certified Member
    ICC Code certified
Home Inspector ITA/Kaplan University (ASHI curriculum)
International Association of Certified Home Inspectors
Level 1 Infrared Thermographer
Mold Inspector
Radon Testing Practitioner - NACHI
Pool and Spa Inspector - ITA/NACHI

 

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