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10 Reasons Why To Use Homestead Inspections




1. Full colored online report with photos; stored for 5 years, & can be accessed & printed anytime. See sample report

2. Easy scheduling; 7 days a week. Call us from 9AM- 9PM.

3. Fastest guaranteed turn-around time. Report available within 12 hours of inspection.

4. Competitive pricing. Highest quality for your money. Contact us for price

5. Onsite credit card processing, via Square; or online with PayPal. (Checks also accepted.)

6. Move-in Certified Inspections for fast home sales. Includes 120-day Seller's  Warranty.

7. Free Maintenance Book, Illustrations & Photos; 96 pages.

8. Free Lowes Improvement 10% discount up to $500 and Mover's Deals

9. Experienced, qualified, thorough, know ledged, friendly, service.

10. Infrared Camera; Thermal Imaging

MY PROMISE TO YOU













​Peter & Angie Weber


Choosing the right home inspector can be difficult. Unlike most professionals, you probably will not get to meet us until after you hire us. Furthermore, different inspectors have varying qualifications, equipment, experience, reporting methods, and yes, different pricing. One thing for sure is that a home inspection requires work, a lot of work. Ultimately a thorough inspection depends heavily on the individual inspector’s own effort. If you honor me by permitting us to inspect your new home, I guarantee that we will give you our very best effort. This I promise you.

Sincerely, 
Peter Weber

$10,000 Honor Guarantee, Backed by InterNACHI


What kind of report are you recieving? Some inspectors are still doing the old handwritten checklist handed to you after the inspection is finished. Homestead Hound Inspections provides you with a high quality, typed report with pictures of defects, stored for 5 years online so you can easliy understand and access your report anytime. Available in your inbox within just 12 hours of inspection. (Most companies take up to 24 hours.)
Peter Weber
Certified Master Inspector

WA State Licensed # 635
WSDA Structural Pest Inspector (SPI) License # 76462
InterNACHI Certified # 12102207  
Indoor Air Certified # IAC2-02-7381



Three Deadly Mistakes Every Home Buyer Should Avoid

Deadly Mistake #1: Thinking you can't afford it. 

Many people who thought that buying the home they wanted was simply out of their reach are now enjoying a new lifestyle in their very own homes. 

Buying a home is the smartest financial decision you will ever make. In fact, most homeowners would be broke at retirement if it wasn't for one saving grace -- the equity in their homes. Furthermore, tax allowances favor home ownership. 
Real estate values have always risen steadily. Of course, there are peaks and valleys, but the long-term trend is a consistent increase. This means that every month when you make a mortgage payment, the amount that you owe on the home goes down and the value typically increases. This "owe less, worth more" situation is called equity build-up and is the reason you can't afford not to buy. 

Even if you have little money for a down payment or credit problems, chances are that you can still buy that new home. It just comes down to knowing the right strategies, and working with the right people. See below. 

Deadly Mistake #2: Not hiring a buyer's agent to represent you. 

Buying property is a complex and stressful task. In fact, it is often the biggest, single investment you will make in your lifetime. At the same time, real estate transactions have become increasingly complicated. New technology, laws, procedures, and competition from other buyers require buyer agents to perform at an ever-increasing level of competence and professionalism. In addition, making the wrong decisions can end up costing you thousands of dollars. It doesn't have to be this way! 

Work with a buyer's agent who has a keen understanding of the real estate business and the local market. A buyer's agent has a fiduciary duty to you. That means that he or she is loyal only to you and is obligated to look out for your best interests. A buyer's agent can help you find the best home, the best lender, and the best home inspector in your area. That inspector should be an InterNACHI-certified home inspector because InterNACHI inspectors are the most qualified and best-trained inspectors in the world. 
Trying to buy a home without an agent or a qualified inspector is, well... unthinkable. 


Deadly Mistake #3: Getting a cheap inspection. 

Buying a home is probably the most expensive purchase you will ever make. This is no time to shop for a cheap inspection. The cost of a home inspection is small relative to the value of the home being inspected. The additional cost of hiring a certified inspector is almost insignificant by comparison. As a home buyer, you have recently been crunching the numbers, negotiating offers, adding up closing costs, shopping for mortgages, and trying to get the best deals. Don't stop now! Don't let your real estate agent, a "patty-cake" inspector, or anyone else talk you into skimping here. 

InterNACHI front-ends its membership requirements. InterNACHI turns down more than half the inspectors who want to join because they can't fulfill the membership requirements. 

InterNACHI-certified inspectors perform the best inspections, by far. InterNACHI-certified inspectors earn their fees many times over. They do more, they deserve more and -- yes -- they generally charge a little more. Do yourself a favor...and pay a little more for the quality inspection you deserve. 
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Certifications acquired through home inspector training from InterNACHI
Peter Weber Earns Certified Master Inspector® Designation





Woodinville, WA. (July, 24 2013)– Homestead Hound Inspections is pleased to announce that Peter Weber is now credentialed as a Certified Master Inspector® (CMI), which is the inspection industry’s top professional designation.

The Master Inspector Certification Board has awarded the Certified Master Inspector® (CMI) designation to Mr. Weber for demonstrating the highest level of competency by completing 1,000 fee-paid inspections and/or hours of inspection-related Continuing Education, for having been in the inspection business for at least three years, for abiding by the industry’s toughest Code of Ethics, and for substantially following a Board-approved Standards of Practice.

Mr. Weber wishes to thank his clients and colleagues for their continued support of Homestead Hound Inspections.