Helpful Links for Prospective and New Home Inspectors in North Carolina

Suggested Tools for Inspectors-in-Training

  1. Flashlight
  2. Pen and paper/legal pad
    • all other paperwork is provided
  3. Laptop computer or tablet
  4. Smartphone or digital camera
  5. Flat-head screwdriver
  6. Cordless Drill and screwdriver bits/heads
  7. Electrical outlet checker and electrical voltage tester
  8. Crawl-suit, knee pads, hard hat
  9. Ventilator (full or half-mask) with P100 filters

Location and procurement of supplies noted above is student responsibility.

Suggested Books

Recommended Apps

  • Tap Inspect (Iphone only)
  • Spectora
  • Home Metrics
  • Home Gauge
    • Be careful with the layout
  • 3D Home Inspection

Coming Soon: How-To Series 

  • Electrical Inspection
  • Well Water Inspection
  • Commercial Inspection
  • Radon Testing