What Does "Deck Plate" Mean?

"Deck Plate" is an old Navy term coined to describe leaders who know their mission, their people, and develop their people beyond expectations to work as a team and as individuals. We go beyond checking off boxes, time limits, and the quick hello. We have hands-on construction experience and promise to empower you with the information you need about the home you are considering.


your inspector

Dan is a Certified Master Inspector with 15 years of home inspection experience. Prior to home inspection, he served active duty in the Marine Corps as a diesel mechanic at Camp Lejeune. After moving back home to begin his home inspection career, he joined the Navy Seabees as a reservist to reinforce his construction and maintain hands-on experience. During his 17 years of military service, he has been deployed twice as quality control and has received 2 NAMS for his work overseas. He grew up in Mount Airy, MD and graduated from Glenelg High School. He earned a Bachelor's from Frostburg University in Political Science and a Minor in History. When he is not working, he enjoys a variety of activities, including working on his homestead, spending time with his family, building, watching the Military Channel, reading, and enjoying his wife's cooking.