We are professional home inspectors in Minneapolis Metropolitan area, including Wright, Hennepin, and Carver Counties, and we have built trust with home buyers, home sellers, and local Realtors in the community. We communicate openly with clients, and provide an inspection report that is accurate, unbiased, and very comprehensive. We believe our job is to educate our clients on home operation and maintenance, as well as describing the home condition accurately.
A Rising Industry Star
We have been called one of the best in the Minneapolis area regarding home inspections. Our experience includes homes in all price ranges and styles, and sizes. We have experience inspecting cottages, bungalows, single family homes, town homes and condominiums, and extensive homes with large properties. We are qualified to inspect new construction and older homes.
As a rising star in the home inspection industry we have assisted local real estate professionals by offering Continuing Education Courses on home related subjects. We have given over 1,600 hours of Continuing Education for Minnesota Realtors in the Minneapolis area.
Added Services Provided
We offer our clients a range of related inspection services, as well as a professional home inspection. These related services can be combined with a home inspection or they can be arranged separately.
- Radon Testing
- Water Sampling
- Indoor Air Quality Sampling
A thorough home inspection will generally take between two and four hours to complete, and a full report of the inspection findings will be printed on site together with any related color photos. The report will be very detailed, and will provide an unbiased opinion on the home condition. We encourage questions from our clients at any time, and this includes before the inspection, during the scheduled appointment, and also days or weeks after the inspection is completed.
A Business Owner With A Community Orientation
As the local home inspector in Minneapolis, including Wright, Hennepin, and Carver Counties, Dean Tomlinson is community oriented, and works for the community as well as live in it.
- Dean Tomlinson is the owner of the local Pillar To Post franchise.
- Dean is a Certified Pillar To Post Home Inspector.
- He has more than 15 years of experience in all phases of construction.
- Dean Tomlinson is a Continuing Education Courses Instructor.
- Dean has conducted 72 CEPs, providing 1,603 hours of Continuing Education for Minnesota Realtors.
- He is a member of the North Metro Realtors Association.
- He is a member of the National Association of Home Inspectors (NAHI).
What Clients Say About Our Services
Clients often send us comments and feedback about the home inspection that we provide. Customers tell us that they are very satisfied with the experience, and that the thoroughness and professionalism of the inspection was beyond what was expected. Clients really like the binder that is offered with the inspection report and related photos, and say that it provides convenient document storage. Many customers comment on how detailed and comprehensive the report is, and say that the education we give them on maintaining and operating the home is invaluable.
Realtors frequently refer clients to us, and they give many reasons for these referrals. Real estate professionals say that we are thorough and dependable, and the scheduling flexibility is a big plus. Realtors report that we treat their clients like family, and are unbiased and honest in reporting on the home condition but do not cause any undue alarm with the client. The photos and report put any concerns in the right perspective.