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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Foundation and Structure Inpspections

The Value of a Foundation and Structure Inspection

When purchasing a new home, you want someone thorough, honest, and unbiased on your side to make sure you’re making a sound investment. One of the scariest things a future homeowner can hear is that a home has foundational issues; however, the problems can be anywhere from cosmetic to devastating, and Phil and the entire […]

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Fall and winter home inspection

Why Fall and Winter Are Great Times for Home Inspections

Fall is in full swing in Georgia, and winter is not far off. We all know that house closings can be scheduled at anytime and they certainly won’t care what the weather is like outside. If you’re in the process of buying or selling a home, you don’t have to let cold weather put your […]

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Home Inspection Schedule

What If I Can’t Attend My Home Inspection?

Your offer was accepted and you just signed a contract to purchase your beautiful new Georgia home! Your next step is to order a home inspection, which can be a stress-inducing part of the home-buying process because it must be performed in 10-14 days. Now, you have less than two weeks to find a time […]

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Valuable Resources

Valuable Resources for New Homeowners

Congratulations to you, a new homeowner in Atlanta, GA! Your new home passed the inspection, you made it through the closing process, and you’re ready to move in! However, if you’ve been renting for some time before purchasing your home, your handyman skills might be a little rusty. Suddenly, you don’t have a landlord to […]

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How to Prepare for a Home Inspector

How to Prepare for a Home Inspection

If you’re expecting a home inspector to show up at your doorstep in the coming weeks, it’s a good idea to start preparing your home now. Getting ready for a home inspection helps to prevent future problems and surprises down the road. It’s also a great idea to prepare your home so the inspection goes […]

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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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