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       Hire the best home inspector you can, an unbiased expert you can trust.

  • I am among the most experienced and knowledgeable professional inspectors in the metropolitan area. I am a Certified Master Inspector in electrical, mechanical, plumbing and residential structural design. I am a licensed home inspector in Virginia and Maryland. I perform historic and home inspections in the District of Columbia.   
  • I have 40 years of demonstrated experience, with thousands of detailed inspections in residential and commercial construction. 
  • Indoor air quality testing. 
  • Mold testing.  
  • Sewer Scope Inspection Service.
  • Old home, historic stone and log construction specialist.
  • Licensed home inspector with New Residential Structure designation.
  • Certified Commercial inspector. I look forward to putting my skills to work for you. 
  • Local business owner with impeccable customer references. ​ 

Why you should hire Certified Building Inspections.

The goal of the home inspection is to advise you on the current condition of the home. You are hiring an unbiased professional to provide expert opinion on the condition of the property. The home inspector is working for you, and is looking out for your best interest. That is exactly the kind of service you will receive when you hire me for your inspection service. 

I invite to to be present during the inspection. I provide a narrative inspection service and I encourage your participation. This is your best opportunity to ask questions, and learn about the condition of the home. I will produce a written inspection report of the subject property. The inspection report will document the condition of the property and it's major components.

Any defects discovered during the inspection will be documented in the inspection report with pictures and recommendations for repair or replacement. The standard operating procedures for the inspection service can be found on the main menu at the top of this page.

When you hire Certified Building Inspections for your home inspection service, you can rest assured that you are working with one of the most experienced and knowledgeable inspection professionals. When it comes to peace of mind put your trust into Ben Clarke at Certified Building Inspections, the inspector that is looking out for you!

For more information about Certified Building Inspections and how I can help you, navigate to the main menu at the top of this page. I look forward to utilizing my knowledge in the construction industry in being the expert construction professional that you can trust to protect your interests. 


Licensed and insured Home Inspector Va. #3380001000 With NRS Designation. Certified Master Inspector.

Licensed Home Inspector Maryland #34192

​Certified Building Inspections is a member of the International Association of Certified Home Inspectors (INTERNACHI)