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?Ā  May I have a copy of the policy?


  1. Do you provide any guarantees for 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?