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How Much Should A Home Inspection Cost?
How much does your home inspection cost? That is, oddly enough, often times the first question that a potential client will ask me, and in my opinion, among the least important. I am a professional home inspector in North Texas. My education and certifications were costly. I run a business like any other with continuous overhead costs including association dues, license fees, continuing education, INSURANCE, tools, software, fuel, website, advertising and time.
Performing a home inspection is a lot of work. Normally taking between 3-6 hours depending on the size of the home and the number of identifiable defects. Home inspectors crawl under houses, over houses, into attics and completely cover the condition of a home. We often go into dangerous places that the home owner will never venture into.
A thorough home inspection covers over 25 major areas and components and hundreds of individual items and components of a home. We are trained to do it. We are trained what to look for. We are trained how best to report it. We gain experience with every job. And, we provide knowledge for the safety of you and your family.
Good inspectors review the findings with clients and agents taking as much time ... more
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