Category Archives: Home Inspector Education

Empowering Home Inspectors with Energy Insights…Give your clients something new.

Energy Raven is a new tool for you, the home inspector, to offer a new service to your clients. Stand out from your competition and get more business! Why Energy Raven? In today’s dynamic landscape of rising energy prices, increasing power outages, and a growing interest in sustainable living, homeowners are seeking ways to reduce […]

IEB On Demand Coaching Is Here

Building a successful home inspection company requires more than just technical skills—it demands a solid foundation in business strategies and growth. That’s why we’re excited to share with you a game-changing opportunity. Inspector Empire Builder is a leading training and coaching company for home inspectors. A new program is now available. IEB On-Demand. IEB On-Demand […]

Beware of the hidden dangers of a low inspection fee.

As a home inspector, there may be many reasons why you might charge a low-ball rate for your services, but you shouldn’t! Aside from the fact that it hurts the industry as a whole, it likely hurts you as an inspector as well. Reasons why a home inspector should not charge a low-ball rate for […]

An Inspectors Study Guide to Passing the FAA Part 107 Exam

The use of drones has become increasingly popular in various industries, and the home inspection industry is no exception. Drones have proven to be a valuable tool for home inspectors, providing many benefits that were not possible before. In this blog post, we will discuss the available resource and study material available to study for […]

Why Did That Chimney Fail?

by Tom Feiza, Mr. Fix-It, Inc. How to Operate Your Home (www.htoyh.com) Any crumbling or other damage to chimney masonry can easily be attributed to water. Once water enters the brick and mortar, freeze and thaw cycles occur. Water expands when it freezes, breaking apart brick, mortar and even concrete.  Masonry chimneys are exposed to […]