Our Team

OWNER

Miguel Fernandez, B.S., CSMI

Family owned business in residential custom home building & design since 1996. More recently, the owner, General Contractor and Primary Certified Structural Mold Inspector, Miguel Fernandez, has decided to focus his services as it relates to building defects and environmental concerns.

Miguel has earned a reputation for his efficient problem-solving abilities, quality of professional work, competitive pricing, and compassionate service. He excels at going above and beyond the client’s expectations including lawyers and realtors whom he regularly consults with. Homeowner’s can be assured of 30 years of onsite expertise and a clear, simple & detailed scope of work/report which includes independent referrals for licensed mold remediation and abatement companies.

Education & Experience

  • Graduate from Mater Dei High School
  • Graduate from ASU School of Architecture.
  • 25+ years of design, building, construction, and business ownership experience
  • General Contractor (C-5, B-838393)
  • Chief Architect Certification
  • ACAC, CSMI (Certified Structural Mold Inspector)

Business Owner

  • Owner of Orange County Mold Detection – June 2018 – Present
  • Owner of Miguel Fernandez Construction Management – 2016 – Present
  • Owner of DEB CUSTOMS, Inc. – 2011 – 2016
  • Owner of Add- On Construction & Design – 2005 – 2011
  • Owner of F & M Framing – 1995 – 2005

Consultant

Jack Clausen, CSMI

Owner of JLC, Inspections, Inc. (Retired)

Jack is one of the few building inspectors in the Nation that holds 4 prestigious certifications specific to the indoor air quality industry. All  4 prestigious certifications are held by less than 25 inspectors Nationwide, requiring a minimum of 8 years of field experience and training. All 4 certifications are engineering related and accredited. A CMC is the person all other mold inspectors come to when they experience something new and need advice. A CIEC is the go to person for all indoor air quality problems. Jack also sits on the advisory board for the American Indoor Air Quality Council assisting in the approval process of all A.I.A.Q.C. mold inspectors across the nation. See front page on how to choose a mold inspector.

Jack exercises his knowledge and expertise on a daily basis by consulting with both commercial establishments and homeowners regarding proper property maintenance. Beyond the day-to-day business, Jack has enjoyed personally designing and building all phases of home construction.

In addition to his vast knowledge of the construction industry, Jack also brings to the business a strong management background after having served many years as Manager in charge of Sales, Marketing and Operations for an Internationally known Corporation. Customer service and communication skills are his greatest attributes.

In the Real Estate world, Jack takes particular pride in his ability to assess and convey non-critical issues that can be easily remedied, as well as more important issues that require specific action prior to escrow closing. He strongly believes that quick response and strong communication are the keys to successful transactions.

Professional Certifications and Licenses:

  • General Contractors License: California State Contractors Board B-803849
  • Council-certified Indoor Environmental Consultant: (CIEC) American Council for Accredited Certification (ACAC)
  • Council-certified Microbial Consultant: (CMC) American Council for Accredited Certification (ACAC) #0607106
  • Council-certified Environmental Thermography Consultant: (CTEC) American Council for Accredited Certification (ACAC)
  • Council-certified Moisture Control Consultant: (CMCC) American Council for Accredited Certification (ACAC)
  • Certified Mold Tech Inspector: Mold Tech #0018
  • Certified Mold Detection Dog Handler: Florida Canine Academy, Inc William Whitstine (Master Trainer)
  • Member of the National Certification Board for the American Council for Accredited Certification (ACAC). This board approves the mold and all indoor air quality certifications designations for all accredited inspectors across the United States.
  • Council-certified Moisture Control Consultant: (CMCC) American Council for Accredited Certification (ACAC)
  • Council-certified Environmental Thermography Consultant: (CETC) American Council for Accredited Certifications #1010018
  • Certified Level 1 Thermographer: Infrared Training Center #26456

Office Manager

Jenny Fernandez, B.S. Health Education

Northern Arizona University, 1991