Meeting/Event Information


All Monthly Meetings are held at the Hilton Garden Inn, 450 Totten Pond Road in Waltham


April 25th:                              Real Estate and Sustainability (LEED and Green Energy    


                                               Market and Building Trends to Watch Out For

May 23rd:                               Elizabeth Youngblood & Kelsey Read  Mass Clean Energy      

                                                            Center/Mass Solar Loan Program

June 23rd:                              Real Life Risk Management Scenarios from Inspector Pro

                                                             and Citadel Insurance



Overhead Garage Doors and Spray Foam Air Quality Concerns

January 19, 2017
5:00 PM to 9:00 PM
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The Lantana
43 Scanlon Drive
Randolph, MA 02368

Reservations are required. It helps our planning if we know you're coming!

PROGRAM DESCRIPTION: Attend our half hour “Meet the pros” panel from 4:30- 5:00. After our round-table discussion, we welcome Tom Ivey, the Brand Safety Ambassador from Lift Master from Cherry Hill, N.J. For the first hour, he will review safety issues with garage overhead doors, including Industry Safety standards, proper balancing of the garage door, proper arm alignment, horizontal and vertical strut alignment, a video on “3-Step Safety Check”, and tools for inspector to use in the field. For the second hour, we will have Jeff May who is the principal scientist at May Indoor Air Investigations LLC, Tyngsboro, MA. He is the author of “My House is Killing Me”. Jeff will be speaking on the indoor air quality issues with spray polyurethane foam (SPF) insulation. His presentation will include chemical features of SPF components and how to recognize problem installations through visual and chemical testing. He will review potential health issues including dust exposure. He will also make suggestions on report writing with respect to SPF. 


$75.00 Members and Retired Members
$50.00 Earlybird rate before January 13

$75.00 Affiliate Members
$50.00 Earlybird rate before January 13

$25.00 Home Inspector Trainees

$75.00 General Public, Non-Member Home Inspectors