10 Questions to Ask a Home Inspector

 

  1. What are your qualifications? Are you a member of the American Association of Home Inspectors?

 

  1. Do you have a current license? Inspectors are not required to be licensed in every state.

 

  1. How many inspections of properties such as this do you do each year?

 

  1. Do you have a list of past clients I can contact?

 

  1. Do you carry professional errors and omission insurance? May I have a copy of the policy?

 

  1. Do you provide any guarantees of your work?

 

  1. What specifically will the inspection cover?

 

  1. What type of report will I receive after the inspection?

 

  1. How long will the inspection take and how long will it take to receive the report?

 

  1. How much will the inspection cost?