After doing some research online for home inspectors around your area, it seems that they’re all claiming that they’re the best. Here are some things you should consider when looking for a home inspector.

Go For Someone with Experience

For sure, you wouldn’t want to let someone inexperienced handle the inspection of your dream home. Buying your dream home is a significant purchase, and it would be best to have it inspected by someone who has the experience and knowledge about the specific type of home you will buy.

Ask for help from your realtor.

The most experienced inspector you find isn’t necessarily the perfect person for the job. What if all inspectors in your area are experienced. Your real estate agent can help you narrow down the selection, or they can give you recommendations. They should know specific inspectors who are knowledgeable in inspecting the particular type of home that you want.

Check out their credentials.
They should be licensed and at least have a certification with the International Association of Certified Home Inspectors (InterNACHI) or the American Society of Home Inspectors (ASHI).

Whether you’re buying a home for the second time or finally found a forever home, it’s in your best interest to have a reliable and dependable inspector.

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Are you buying a home in the greater Columbia SC area? Then there is some important information you should know - from the perspective of a home inspector.

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