About Phil Leblanc

Phil is the founder of ProTech Home & Property Inspections, Inc. and has shifted from doing 500 plus yearly inspections to implementing systems designed to consistently improve the quality service that has made ProTech one of the top building inspection companies in metro Atlanta. Phil’s connection to the building and real estate industries dates back to his early involvement with his family’s real estate and development company in New England.

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Septic tank inspection

The Value of a Septic Tank Inspection

When purchasing your dream home in Atlanta this spring, a septic tank might be the last thing on your mind. However, after you’re sure this new home has checked all your boxes, it’s important to understand your septic system before you buy. Your septic tank will not only require an inspection before you sign your […]

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Harmful Effects of Mold

4 Harmful Side Effects of Prolonged Mold Exposure

If you are considering purchasing a home, you may want to consider scheduling a mold inspection. The benefits of investing in this service far outweigh the negative side effects of living in a house filled with mold. This nasty fungus can exacerbate certain medical conditions and also cause sinus problems, respiratory issues, and skin rashes. […]

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HOME INSPECTION CHECKLIST

Home Inspection Checklist: What to Expect from Your Home Inspector

Looking for the perfect home in Atlanta, GA, and the surrounding area can be full of both excitement and anxiety at the same time. You have a wish list of what you’d like in a new home, but budget constraints, location issues, and unforeseen home improvements can certainly add to the overall stress of home […]

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Commercial Building Inspections

What to Expect from Your Commercial Property Inspection

Whether you’re buying, selling, renting, or leasing a commercial space, getting the building checked out by a qualified property inspector before signing the contract can help you determine if there are any major problems with it. Without the experienced eye of an authorized property inspector, many problems could be overlooked. Phil and the entire Protech […]

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Termite Inspections

The Value of a Termite Inspection

If you are planning on buying or selling a property, it is important to schedule a professional termite inspection to find out if you have any damage. Even though termites are small, they can do an estimated $5 billion in property damage in the United States each year. Unfortunately, because they live underground, many people […]

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Why Get a Pool Inspection?

When you started looking for your dream home, was a pool or spa part of that equation? Did you find the perfect kitchen layout, master bedroom, and bonus areas? If you found your perfect home and found out it included a pool or spa, you need to do more than say, “Oh, okay, great!” A pool […]

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3 Reasons to Get a Pre-Listing Inspection

Whether you’re relocating or need more space in a new place, you’ve decided to sell your Atlanta home. You may have been there for 20 years or just a handful, but either way, you know that the house has aged as all properties do even with good maintenance. Before you list your home in the […]

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The Value of Radon Testing

When you’re purchasing a home, you can feel like the expenses add up fast. You have to have cash on hand for things like earnest money, the home inspection, and a down payment (to mention a few). Many people opt out of a radon test, trying to save some money and time in the process. […]

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Commercial Property Inspections in Atlanta, GA

You’re a business owner in the Atlanta area, and you’ve been hunting for the perfect commercial property to call your own. It’s a big deal, and you want to make a solid real-estate investment. You, your business, your employees, and your customers depend on it. So as you contemplate a property purchase, consider the value […]

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How Do I Know if a House Has Mold?

When purchasing a new home, you want to make sure it isn’t plagued by mold. Mold can cause everything from minor sinus irritation to major health concerns—not to mention the damage it can do to your potential home. While some molds are visible, not all mold is easily detected during a walk-through. That’s why Phil, […]

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