Your Home Inspection Report
Altamont Inspections, LLC uses HomeGauge, the most sophisticated inspection reporting software available. Our home inspection reports are password protected and securely stored online for easy accessibility any time. You’ll find the report’s format to be clear, concise, easy to read and enhanced with digital photos and videos (where applicable). Each photo and video contains a description and procedure recommendations.
Every Altamont Inspections, LLC home inspection report comes with a helpful Inspection summary section that highlights the most important findings. It goes hand-in-hand with the Create Repair Request List feature that enables you to make repair lists with just a few clicks of the mouse.
For specific details about the components covered in our home inspections, visit the Our Inspections page of this website.
FREE with Every Home Inspection
Every Altamont Inspections home inspection includes the following at no additional cost!
- Create Repair Request List tool
- A BuildFax Property History Report (when applicable) that lists any permits filed and the companies that completed the work. Take a look at a sample BuildFax report for more details!
- A Home Energy Report
At Altamont Inspections, LLC, we believe an exceptional inspection doesn’t have to come at an extravagant price. Our inspection rates are based on the home’s heated square footage and age. Altamont Inspections, LLC: A 12-year-old, family owned business.
One licensed inspector with 23 years home improvement experience. Inspector belongs to InterNACHI and the Better Business Bureau. Is AARST-NRPP certified to perform radon gas testing. Also offers water testing and pest inspection scheduling. Includes BuildFax Property History Reports and a Home Energy Report with every home inspection:
Altamont Home Inspection Rates:
Base rate up to 1000sf = $299
100sf – 1500sf = $339
1500sf – 2000sf = $369
2000sf – 1500sf = $399
How We Compare to our Competitors
Here is a sample of how our rates compare to two other home inspection companies in our area. These rates and comparable information were taken directly off two competitor’s websites.
Company A: A 15 year old multi-inspector firm. This company is a member of at least one home inspection professional organization and provides additional certified services such as radon gas testing and water testing.*With multi-inspector firms, you may not know which home inspector will be performing your inspection or how long the inspector has actually been performing inspections. This company does not offer or include property history reports or home energy reports that are provided with every Altamont Inspections, LLC inspection report at no additional charge.
- Base rate up to 1000sf = $350
- 1000sf – 1500sf = $375
- 1500sf – 2000sf = $400
- 2000sf – 2500sf = $425
Company B: A newly licensed home inspector with a 20 year construction background. No indication of membership in a home inspection related professional organization. Offers additional services such as water testing and radon gas testing, yet does not indicate a certification from AARST-NRPP to perform radon gas testing. *This company does not offer or include property history reports or home energy reports that are provided with every Altamont Inspections, LLC inspection report at no additional charge.
- Base rate up to 1000sf = $325
- 1000sf – 1500sf = $350
- 1500sf – 2000sf = $375
- 2000sf – 2500sf = $400
AARST-NRPP Certified Radon Gas Testing
($115 with Home inspection, $145 stand alone)
*Recommended for all homes located in the NC Radon Gas Red Zone. This includes Buncombe, Henderson and Transylvania Counties. Learn more about the importance of Radon Gas Testing.
NOTE: Radon gas testing is a 48-hour test. Special test conditions must be maintained in order to receive the most accurate results. NC Licensed Home Inspector Edgar Roberts, Jr. uses Sun Nuclear Continuous Radon Monitors which have been evaluated and accepted by the US EPA for use in real estate transaction testing.
Water Testing for Fecal EColi and Coliform Bacteria
($95 with home inspection, $125 stand alone)*All water tests analyzed by local EPA approved laboratories
FHA Water Testing for Fecal EColi, Coliform, Lead, Nitrate, and Nitrite
($180 with home inspection, $200 stand alone) *Satisfies many government lending program requirements. Check with your lender for your specific requirements.
Pest Inspection Scheduling Service – Complimentary *
* Altamont Inspections, LLC does not perform pest inspections, but upon request, will schedule a pest inspection to be performed at the same time as the home inspection. Fee will be payable to the pest inspector at their rate.
Altamont Inspections, LLC requests a signed Pre-Inspection Agreement before an inspection time and date can be secured. Payment is due at or before the time of inspection. Our preferred methods of payment are cash or personal checks. Credit card and ACH Bank Transfers are accepted via QuickBooks Payments.