Professional Training: Every Pillar To Post home inspector is trained in the classroom and in the field. You can have confidence in the fact that all Pillar To Post inspectors are required to continually upgrade their skills and to keep current with new technologies and professional standards.
Jim Zamiska – ASHI Certified Inspector
Jim was born and raised in the Pittsburgh area. He has an Associate’s Degree in Architectural Design, a Bachelor’s Degree in Business Management, and graduate studies in Organizational Management. He has been married for 28 years and has two adult children. Prior to starting this business, he was an executive in the steel industry for twenty years, in which he moved his family ten different times. He was the person they called when they had a any type of problems, no matter what kind. When his kids left for college he decided to come back home to the Pittsburgh area and start his own business. He did a lot of research into which franchise had the best training and certification qualifications as well as which one had the highest satisfaction ratings for all parties involved. Pillar To Post stood heads and tails above all others. When he does an inspection for you he brings to the table not only his years of experience of mechanical and electrical expertise as well as purchasing and selling various residences, but also his academic knowledge of the latest training and up to date certifications. He knows the area, the people and the job and loves to make your time together an enjoyable education.
Matt Linderman – ASHI Certified Inspector
Matt joined the Zamiska Team in 2017 and has brought with him a myriad of inspection knowledge and expertise. Matt has a real estate background and has completed the American Society of Home Inspectors Home inspection Certification course and testing. He is Certified by the Pennsylvania Department of Plants and Industry as a certified pest inspection expert. He is also Certified by the Pennsylvania Department of Environmental Protection in radon gas testing. He has completed training for environmental testing collection in mold, air sampling, lead based paint testing, well water testing. Matt is a very energetic, thorough, and accessible inspector. He makes sure that all of his clients questions are answered and that they know that he will be there if they have any questions or concerns. Matt is a great choice for any of your home inspection needs
Shawn Mckay – Certified Inspector
Shawn has been in the military and has served our country in four tours of active duty overseas. He joined The Zamiska Team in 2016. Shawn was certified by Allied School of Home Inspection and is also Certified by the Pennsylvania Bureau of Plants and Industry as a Pest Inspector, and the Pennsylvania Department of EPA as a radon testing professional. He is currently working toward completion of certification for the American Society of Home Inspectors. Shawn has completed hundreds of hours of apprenticeship and training hours in the field making him a qualified competent home inspector. He is meticulous, personable and patient. He takes the time to listen to home buyers concerns and makes sure that they are well informed. A great choice for any of your home inspection needs.
Tom Bellhy – Certified Inspector
Tom grew up in Washington, PA and has resided in Hickory, PA with his wife, Jan, and five children since the early 90’s. His building and remodeling experience dates back many years by helping in his father’s work and he has been involved in building and remodeling at various times ever since. In addition, Tom has past executive experience in the investment industry serving as Director, President, and/or CEO of Bill Few Associates, Fort Pitt Capital Group, FPCG Total Return Fund (91-06). After receiving his Master’s degree from RPTS Seminary he became Senior Pastor of New Hope Church (09-present) and Executive Director of New Hope City Center (15-present) in Washington, PA.
Tom also has a real estate background and has completed the Pillar to Post Home Inspection Certification course and testing. He is an Associate Inspector with the American Society of Home Inspectors (ASHI), Certified by the Pennsylvania Department of Plants and Industry as a certified pest inspection expert, and Certified by the Pennsylvania Department of Environmental Protection in radon gas testing. Tom is very proud to join the Zamiska team in providing the best in home inspections. Tom’s history shows undivided attention to detail. His goal as part of the team is to always strive to serve his clients best interest by delivering accurate, unbiased inspection reports.