Finding a Good Home Inspector

Finding a good home inspector can be a challenge. Do you use who the real estate agent recommends or find one totally on your own? Here are some things for you to consider when looking for that home inspection person.

If you get a recommendation from your real estate agent you have a good starting place. You now have a name of an inspector and the name of the home inspection company. If you trust your agent completely then you should be OK. Even if you trust them you may still want to check the inspector out to see if the type of inspection report they create is what you are looking for.

If the inspector has a web site you may be able to see a sample report online. The report will likely give a good example of what you can expect. Avoid reports that are too short or difficult to read. Computer reports are easier to read and can provide more detailed information. Hand written reports are often hard to read and only give brief bits of information.

If you are buying a home in for example, Pataskala, Ohio then do a search for Pataskala Home Inspector. You can also do a search for home inspectors in nearby cities or towns and still locate an inspector will will serve your location. You can then compare the inspection reports with each other.

Once you located a potential inspector give them a phone call or contact by email. Inspectors that strive to provide great client service often will not answer phone calls while inspecting another home so you may need to allow an hours or so for them to contact you Once you contact them if they are professional and you communicate well with them then you have likely found a good home inspector.