A Home Inspectors Guide To The Best Moisture Meter Device!

A frequent request on many home inspector message boards is “What is the best moisture meter”. Like any other tool, software, or whatever you are looking for, you will get many different answers from that question from your colleagues. We have spent the time and went through most of the home inspector message boards to […]

Asbestos Resources For The Home Inspector

Fact: Most asbestos related diseases are diagnosed 15 years after exposure(American Cancer Society). What does that mean to the home inspector. For starters, take precaution inspecting older homes where asbestos may be present. The folks at Asbestos.com have produced a Comprehensive Guide To Asbestos In The Home that all home inspectors should have, for their […]

How to Keep up with Social Groups for Home Inspectors

If you’re a home inspector, then I’m sure you know that social media plays a big role in marketing your business. But are you taking advantage of the social media space to connect with your inspector colleagues? Did you know that there are about 35 groups on Facebook that are specific to home inspectors? 35!  […]

How to Grow Your Business With Add-On Services

At some point in time, most home inspectors will think about growing their business beyond the initial home inspection that they offer their clients. By offering add-on services, you can provide a well rounded inspection to the client. You can also stay competitive or help differentiate your company from the other inspection companies. Before you […]

Can You Estimate Repairs For A Home Inspection?

Should you do this for a home inspection client? Probably not! But you may think about it as you inspect. Here is a chance to give it a shot, and have fun. Who doesn’t like a good contest, especially around the holiday season where you can win a Major Prize! As a home inspector, you […]

The Ultimate Home Inspection Podcast List

Join some of the top home inspectors share their stories and tips on their podcasts. We have compiled a list of all the home inspection podcasts for easy find.

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.

Home Performance education

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 […]