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Inspector Biographies

Kevin Vargo joined H&J Freile in 1996. Kevin is H&J's Operations Coordinator where in addition to performing home inspections, he supervises daily operations, provides staff and inspector training and performs quality assurance.   Kevin is a graduate of the Professional Home Inspectors Institute, has a management certificate from Middlesex County College and has successfully completed the EIFS Third Party Inspection Certification and Moisture Analysis on-line training program. Kevin is a member of the Exterior Design Institute (EDI member #NJ-40) and certified by Moisture Free Warranty for EIFS inspections (Certificate# 1096). Kevin has completed a mold inspection course offered by Environmental Solutions Association (ESA) and is a Certified Mold Inspector and Assessor #11208. Kevin is a Certified Pool inspector and a member of the Northeast Spa and Pool association (NESPA). Kevin has also completed a course offered by CMC Energy Services and is certified to perform Home Energy TuneUp inspections. Kevin is a certified residential and commercial real estate inspector with the Foundation of Real Estate Appraisers. Kevin has over 18 years of experience in the construction and building inspection industry. Prior to performing NJ home inspections and other specialized inspections, Kevin worked as a landscape contractor and in logistics for a major distributor.   Kevin is actively involved in maintaining the highest set of standards for NJ home inspections and is a past President of the Garden State chapter of the American Society of Home Inspectors (ASHI). Kevin is a licensed New Jersey home inspector, an ASHI member, ASHI certified inspector, and NJ state licensed radon measurement technician. NJ Home Inspector License Number - GI013300.
Steve Zimko- is co-founder and Vice-President of H&J Freile.   Steve has over 25 years experience in the home inspection and building inspection industry. His responsibilities include reporting standards, field operations, education and customer care. Prior to joining H&J, Steve managed a 50 million-dollar service division of a publicly traded company. He has a bachelor's degree from Upsala College in East Orange, NJ. Steve personally performs NJ home inspections on a regular basis to keep up with changing construction systems, materials, techniques and trends and to keep abreast of homebuyer expectations and concerns. Steve is a licensed New Jersey home inspector, an ASHI member, ASHI certified inspector, and a NJ state licensed radon measurement technician. NJ Home Inspector License Number - GI016500.
Billy Chapman- William ‘Billy’ Chapman joined H&J Freile in 2013 as a full-time home inspector. He is a NJ state licensed home inspector, ASHI member, and a NJ state licensed radon measurement technician. Billy is not only an H&J Freile home inspector, he is a past client. He decided to become a home inspector after having a home inspection when purchasing his own home. Comparing his home buying experience with those of his friends and acquaintances, he came to understand the importance of a quality pre-purchase inspection and the concerns of a home buyer, especially first-time home buyers. During his spare time, he enjoys continuing to improve and renovate his own home. Billy is a graduate of the Building Inspector’s Career Institute and has a bachelor’s degree from the University of Phoenix. NJ Home Inspector license number GI123000.