Marty Erletz – Accredited Home Inspector (CPBC #47184)
Owner of the Victoria Pillar To Post Professional Home Inspection Franchise.
Marty has completed over 5,000 residential and commercial inspections. As an Accredited Home Inspector (AHI), Marty has completed Pillar To Post’s exclusive Inspection Training Program, a variety of Electrical, Heating, and Plumbing courses, as well as the required examinations offered by Home Inspectors Association BC (HIABC). He has also taken advanced Carson Dunlop training qualifying him to perform inspections on commercial buildings. Marty has been involved in the construction industry as a Contractor since 1991.
In order to keep himself up to date with the evolving construction industry, Marty attends various seminars every year. These seminars include identifying grow-ops and ventilation issues, roofing, a variety of heating systems, and many more. He has taken extra training to qualify for Mold Sampling and Indoor Air Quality Assessments combined with training for a full line of sampling techniques for various contaminants.
Marty is passionate when it comes to informing his clients about the condition of their new homes and helping them comprehend how their home works as a system. He excels at explaining his findings clearly, and before leaving an inspection ensures his clients feel confident about understanding their report.
What Pillar To Post clients say about Marty:
“Marty was outstanding! I will definitely recommend.”
— Inspection #6135
Brad Hutchings – Accredited Home Inspector (CPBC #66801)
Brad comes to the Home Inspection industry from a background in real estate and the flooring industry. Having managed many extensive renovation and building projects and having worked closely with contractors, buyers and sellers, Brad has a unique perspective on how homes need to perform. After completing the Pillar To Post exclusive training program he continued his education with advanced courses designed specifically for Home Inspectors and aced the required examinations offered by Home Inspectors Association BC (HIABC).
In order to keep himself up to date with the evolving construction industry, Brad attends various seminars every year, ranging from identifying ventilation issues to basements and foundations and beyond.
Brad relates well with buyers and realtors as he spent many years working with all sides of the industry. Ensuring all issues are addressed during an inspection and giving concise reports that are understood by all parties remain Brad’s primary focus.
Jethro Bolton – Home Inspector (CPBC#75150)
The most recent addition to the Pillar to Post team, Jethro Bolton, brings a diverse background of experience. Jethro started his career working in the electrical trade on the Sunshine Coast of BC where he was born and raised. Being involved in construction from the ground up allowed Jethro to gain an abundance of knowledge in terms of new home construction as well as home maintenance. After moving to Victoria in 2005, Jethro pursued a career as a Primary Care Paramedic for the BC Ambulance Service and then went on to firefighting training. Jethro also managed to balance a career as a sign fabricator in which he also gained many valuable trade skills. It wasn’t until Jethro was introduced to the real estate industry that he sparked a passion for home inspecting and he hasn’t looked back since. He is proud to work alongside both Marty and Brad, and strives to maintain the highest level of professionalism that the Pillar to Post team provides to their clients.