Is a Home Inspection Franchise right for you?

If you are looking to get into the home inspection business, you have a few options. You can get your training, get your license(if required in your state) and work for a multi inspection firm. In this case you are simply working for someone else. But, most inspectors start because they want to work for […]

Water Quality Testing as a Revenue Stream…It’s Simple

Are you currently offering a water quality test to your clients as part of the home inspection process? While not all clients may request a water test, many may not even think about the need for one. The power of suggestion can be an amazing revenue source. Adding water quality testing to your inspections can […]

What’s In Your Tool Bag? How Many Tools Do You Really Need?

This seems to be one of the common questions that keeps coming up from new inspectors, as well as experienced inspectors. The problem is, there are always new tools and toys to add to your collection. But do you really need some of those fancy tools to run your home inspection business. Let’s talk about […]

Home Performance Education for the Home Inspector.

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Do you want to make yourself a more knowledgeable home inspector? Maybe set yourself apart from your competitors? Education is key. Home performance is generally an add on service to inspections, but having the knowledge to talk about it should be part of your verbal skill set when communicating with clients. GreenHomes America is the […]

Securing Your Clients Safety Just Got Easier!

Would you like to help your inspection clients and make some extra money in doing so? Home security is a big concern to many home buyers, especially first time home buyers. As their home inspector, you have the ability to add a bit more value, and help those clients feel safe. Secure 24 Alarms is […]

InspectorPro Insurance: The pioneers of E&O and general liability coverage for home inspectors have your back.

Having the proper home inspection insurance is critical to your business. InspectorPro Insurance is the industry leader and sets a standard for inspection insurance. They provide a guest post to share how they stand out as an insurance provider. As a home inspector, you’re used to being the scapegoat. If there are post-inspection defects in […]

Pay As You Go Home Inspection report writing software. Here are your options.

One of the biggest expenses when starting out as a home inspector will likely be the inspection writing software or platform you choose. There are many options to choose from, and it can be overwhelming for the new or part time inspector to research and decide what is best. Additionally, these software programs can be […]

What to Expect When Your Accepting

It seems that there is a hard debate over accepting credit cards as payment at the end of an inspection. The truth is, it has to become a way of life for consumers and home inspectors need to accept that more and more clients will be paying in this method. The concern amongst small business […]

Work Smarter, Not Harder

As I get ready to celebrate my 11th year as a home inspector, I began to reminisce about the days when I was first starting out. I was taking part time classes at a local college for a year, and after that, I shadowed a tenured inspector for three months. Once I had finally received […]

Welcome to HomeInspectology.com

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Welcome to HomeInspectology.com. Your NEW source for all the resources a home inspector may want. As home inspectors for over 10 years, we found it both challenging and frustrating searching online for business resources. Website designers for home inspectors, Inspection software, marketing ideas, not to mention home inspector insurance. The home inspector industry is relatively […]