In 1976, Bob graduated from Johnson College with a degree in Specialized Technology in Building Construction. Since then, Bob had been employed as a carpenter both union and non union. Over the years, Bob had touched just about every aspect of housing including but not limited to Remodeling, New Home Designing, New Home Construction, Purchasing and Renovating existing homes, Homeowner Insurance Claims, and some Fire Investigation work. Krause Home Inspection Service, Inc. was started in 2001 and is a full time independent home inspection company serving the Lehigh Valley Region. To date, Bob had inspected nearly 5000 houses and commercial building including stores, churches and multi-family dwellings. Bob also inspects for Wood Destroying Insects and is Certified with The PA Dept of Agriculture. Which means his inspections and reports are accepted by any State or Federally funded mortgage program. Bob also tests for Radon gas and is certified with the PA Dept of Environmental Protection. Since inspecting several thousand Septic Systems, Bob has seen most varieties of on-lot sewage systems and is very familiar with their inner workings.