Tips in Choosing the Best Professional Inspector

For the better selection of the house that is offered to us by the seller, we should look for the best professional inspector to have a reliable and accurate report. Besides, we must have the guidelines to choose the professional inspector to determine that it has excellent performance. Here are the lists of the tips that can help us to choose the best professional inspector that is qualified for our inspection of the house:

Choose the Inspector that will allow us to be around during the inspection. 

It is the best way for our inspector will show us how he/she inspect the interior and exterior of the house. The inspector can show to us if there is a crack into the wall of the house and allow us to check if the things of the seller are already clean up. Our inspector can let us see the things that need to be fixed and he/she can give us a piece of advice for the estimation of the costs for the repair.

Ask an Example for the Home Inspection of Report. 

Checking some of the examples of the report of the inspector is necessary to determine if he/she has good writing skills to easily understand the content from the report. With the content made by the inspector, we can determine if he/she can give us the good quality of the report for the best selection of the house.

Read the Reviews.  

The reviews were the feedback of the previous customers to the services provided by the professional inspector. The higher the number of positive feedback of the customer means that the inspector has a good reputation. It serves as a way to compare the ratings of the different inspector that wants to work with us. We can also talk to our family, friends and office mates to recommend us the best inspector they know; it will be easy for us to gather the background information of the inspector which includes the personal details, qualifications, and the years spent in the career as the inspector as well as his/her achievements.

Asking the Inspector if he/she works in Firm.

Knowing the firm of the inspector can give us an idea that he/she is well-trained and has a high level of professionalism. It will also easy for us to locate where to find our inspector. If the seller already approves to inspect the house for sale, we can go to the office easily to tell the inspector to go to the house to inspect.


Creating guidelines is efficient to choose the best inspector so that we will let us feel satisfied with their services that will offer to us. Aside from the skills and knowledge, we must take into consideration the attitude that possesses by the inspector to feel comfortable in communicating with one another. The report made by the professional inspector is important to provide a copy to the seller since it will serve as a way for the good negotiation of the amount of money to be paid we love the house.


How to Perform a House Inspection?

In purchasing a home, we need to visit the offered home so we can have the inspections to determine if it has a good location and to know if it has the best features. We can visit many times to have the assurance that the house is in good term to have the negotiation of the right price based on the quality of the house.

Initial Inspection

The first thing that we must do is to have a tour around the house to check the quality of the landscape as well as the exterior and interior design of the house. To make sure that there is no leakage inside the house, we can go to the house together with the seller on a rainy day.

Check the Interior and Exterior Design

Checking the interior design can determine if it has enough space and let us feel comfortable when we are inside the house. If there is the old thing from the seller, we must tell them to clean up his/her belongings to see the complete view of the interior to easily come with the changes to do. In the exterior design, we must look around if there is a crack or damage to prevent us from buying the house that can make us spend more money on the fixing of the wall.

Examine the Wiring

We can ask the electric box to make sure that it is new and still functioning. Switching on the electric box is an easy way to determine if it supplies electrical energy into the socket and the bulb in the house. We can also consult an electrician to check if there is proper wiring to prevent the short circuit and electric shock that can cause to burn the house.

Hiring a License Inspector

Before hiring the inspector, we must ask permission to the seller that we want to hire a licensed inspector to check the house they offer. If the seller agrees, he/she will accompany us to open the door of the house for the inspection. It can also help the seller to be aware if there is part of the house that needs to be fixed and have the fair negotiation of the price of the house.

In choosing the license inspector, we must ask our family, friends, and neighbors to recommend us the best inspector for the home inspection is important in choosing the best house that has the best features and gives us comfort. The report can give us accurate and reliable details which include the list of the parts of the house that needs to repair and how much money will it require to fix it. In other words, we must be wise in choosing a house to purchase to save money.