K & H Schwanke, LLC

"Have us take a Second Look"

About us

We are the premier home inspection service in Wisconsin serving the Greater Milwaukee and Fox Valley regions. We have over 25 years in the home inspection industry, the most experienced Home Inspection company in WI. In addition to providing professional, comprehensive home inspections, we are well known for our commercial inspections, Radon Testing, EIFS Inspections, and are Wisconsin State Certified Rental Weatherization Inspectors.

• Member of American Society of Home Inspectors, A.S.H.I.
• Charter member of Wisconsin Association of Home Inspectors, W.A.H.I.
• State of Wisconsin Certified Home Inspectors.
• Wisconsin State Certified Rental Weatherization Inspector.
• Instructor for the Waukesha County Technical College, continuing education seminars for home inspectors.
Julie Baker
Kent Schwanke, has 15 years of experience in home construction and remodeling as well as commercial applications. He also has over 26 years in inspection experience ranging from home, foundation and commercial inspections. He is credentialed with the State of Wisconsin as a Certified Home Inspector, as well as a Licensed Rental Weatherization inspector. He as a member of Wisconsin Association of Home Inspectors (WAHI) has been president, Vice President, and Education Director, and founded the Fox Valley Chapter of WAHI.

Currently Kent is the WAHI President at the State level and has served over 10 years on the WAHI State Board of Directors. He is also the Fox Valley Chapter President, as well as on many different WAHI committees locally and statewide, and is a member of American Society of Home Inspectors (ASHI).

He has taught monthly workshops at Waukesha County Technical College for continuing education credits for home inspectors for 8 years. Kent is a Certified EIFS (Synthetic Stucco) Inspector through EDI (Exterior Design Institute), the leading education body for EIFS (moisture expertise). If there is a need for commercial, residential, foundation, or EIFS inspections Kent is fully qualified for these services.
Jack Kallio has an extensive background in the construction and service related industries for over 20 years. Jack was an electrician for over 12 years, as well in general construction for an additional 5 years. His experience ranges from remodels, to rehabbing existing properties, and into new construction. He also was in customer relations previously to the construction profession. Jack spent additional years in the security business.

In 2001 Jack became a Certified Home Inspector with the State of Wisconsin, and trained through Second Look Inspection Services, as well as US Inspect Training Institute. He is a member of Wisconsin Association of Home Inspectors (WAHI). Jack has assisted in various workshops at Waukesha County Technical College for continuing education for Home Inspectors throughout the State of Wisconsin. Jack’s vast knowledge in the home inspection and construction fields make him a key and necessary component for Second Look Inspection Services. Call us today to request Jack for a great inspection experience.
Julie Baker – Julie is the go to person at Second Look, she has been with the company since 1997. She manages the office and schedules inspections. Julie, a licensed Realtor in Wisconsin, brings vast knowledge of real estate transactions to our customers.

Don’t be shy asking Julie any questions you may have, she is eager to help make your home inspection process a smooth one. Call or email Julie at: Julie.secondlook@gmail.com.