Frequently Asked Questions About Home Inspection
Yes, we are.
What are your qualifications?
All of our inspectors are specifically experienced in all areas of residential inspection & required to complete a minimum of 24 hours of continuing education per year.
Do you and your inspectors have a current license and insurance?
Are you a member of the National or International Association of Home Inspectors?
Certification ensures that the inspector meets strict guidelines and adheres to industry standards set forth by the largest and most reputable home inspection organization in the country.
YES – We are certified by, and active members of InterNACHI. They adhere to Standards of Practice, abide by a Code of Ethics, and attend required continuing education courses.
What specifically will the inspection cover?
8 Pro Inspection goes above and beyond industry standards.
We inspect several aspects and components of a home that many inspectors do not.
Site Grounds & Grading Lot Area
Foundation Porches, Decks, Patios
Exterior & Structure Exterior Walls
Doors & Windows Roofing Components
Soffit & Fascia Gutters & Downspouts
Interior Components Walls, Floors & Ceilings
Interior Surfaces Kitchen & Bathrooms
Electrical Systems & Components Heating & Cooling System
Plumbing Systems Attic & Attic Access
Insulation Garage / Carport
Pool + Deck, Equipment, & Enclosure
4-Point Insurance Inspection
Wind Mitigation Inspection
How long does the inspection take?
The average for a single inspector is two to three hours for a typical single-family home. However, they will take as long as needed to do a thorough inspection.
Can we accompany you on the inspection?
YES – you absolutely may accompany our inspector(s) during the inspection. Our professional inspectors are not only experienced and knowledgeable, but also friendly, approachable, and well-spoken.
How long will it take to receive your inspection report, once the inspection is completed?
Our report will be delivered within 24 hours
(usually the same evening).
Can you send a copy of the inspection report to my realtor or another 3rd party?
Yes – with your permission we will gladly send a copy of the report to a 3rd party via e-mail at no additional cost.
Does the report include estimates of repair costs?
No – if an inspector answers this question “yes” that may indicate a conflict of interest. We recommend obtaining quotes from licensed professionals who will actually do the work.
How much will the inspection cost?
That depends on the type of inspection you are looking for,
the size & age of the house, etc.
Our fees are always competitive without cutting corners. Pricing can be found on our “Services” page.